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International Campaign to end Female Genital Mutilation/ Cutting by 2030

By on 10 March 2017

On the occasion of the International Day on Zero Tolerance to FGM, a panel was held at UN Headquarters in Geneva. Join the international campaign to put an end to this violation of the rights of the child.    

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International Women’s Day 2017

International Women’s Day 2017
By on 8 March 2017

Feminist organizations must work to ensure that human rights are the ethical framework for macroeconomic policies.

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Women are suffering globally – we must act now

Women are suffering globally – we must act now
By on 5 March 2017

Current global trends threaten the provision of life-saving care needed by women and girls, especially the poorest and most marginalised.

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Invitation to Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary General from NGOs at CSW61

Invitation to Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary General from NGOs at CSW61
By on 4 March 2017

NGOs invite the Secretary General of the UN to meet with them during CSW 61 for an open dialogue with women about their concerns in our troubled times and how to strengthen our partnership.

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Draft Agreed Conclusions for CSW 61- comments by IAW

Draft Agreed Conclusions for CSW 61- comments by IAW
By on 24 February 2017

The agreed conclusions do not argue strongly enough that women’s economic empowerment also contributes to achieving other targets.

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The gendered realities of peace and security in northern Nigeria

By on 23 February 2017

‘Nigerian women, who suffer most from poverty, climate change and violence, are valuable agents of change’.

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