Women’s Rights

Posted by in Announcements, News, Social Media on October 5, 2017

Embracing Diversity for Revolutionary Activism

“you can’t effectively resist domination when you’re all messed up” Bell Hooks One thing I have learnt is that gender…

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Posted by in Announcements, News, Social Media on September 25, 2017

Social Media Campaign – “Activists Disrupting Injustice” from October 3rd -5th, 2017

The GBV Prevention Network will hold a social media campaign from October 3rd – 5th, 2017 dubbed “Activists Disrupting Injustice”.…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on September 18, 2017

Rio, Brazil: A convergence to place sexual violence, intimate partner violence, child abuse and maltreatment at the heart of resolve

SVRI 2017 Forum: South Africa | A diverse assembly of global stakeholders will engage on possible interventions to prevent and…

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Posted by in News on July 27, 2017

Senate to End Violence Against Women, Gender Inequality

Nigeria, Abuja: Worried by all forms of discrimination and violence against women, the Senate has waded into the ugly thriving trend,…

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Posted by in News on July 10, 2017

Ending Rape and Sexual Violence Impunity in the Democratic Republic of Congo

DRC Congo: Recurrent fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will always negate efforts made in the fight against…

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Posted by in News on July 3, 2017

CSOs Vow No Surrender in Teen Mothers Debate

Dar es Salaam — Civil society organisations (CSOs) say they will not be silenced in the current debate on whether…

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Posted by in News on June 28, 2017

Tanzania: Zanzibar to Amend Laws to Fight Gender-Based Violence

Zanzibar — Zanzibar government plans to amend some of its laws to strengthen the fight against gender-based violence (GBV) in the…

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Posted by in Announcements, News, Social Media on May 29, 2017

Living Out Our Values

In an analysis of gender based violence, Paula Akugizibwe shows how through actions or inactions, society is either reinforcing, or…

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Posted by in Announcements, News, Social Media on May 25, 2017

Fighting Violence against Women: What Happens when an Organisation Fails to Follow its Values

Article: Groups fighting violence against women must be mindful and watchful of drivers of oppression and violence within their own…

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Posted by in Human Rights Defenders, News on May 22, 2017

Hope’s song: my companion in life’s journey

On my way from Zimbabwe to Amsterdam I shared a seat with a man called Musi. He was curious about…

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