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The Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health 2016 – 2030”.

By on 21 May 2017
The Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health 2016 – 2030”.

IAW statement at the session of the World Health Assembly May 22 – 31

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Wolves of Lust

By on 13 May 2017
Wolves of Lust

In a country where daughters are destroyed, gender violence is a part of everyday life, a woman on her own is fair game to a patriarchal society, or even, as in the Nirbhaya case, a woman out in the evening with her boyfriend.

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IAW around the world

International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM 6 February 2017

By on 4 April 2017

IAW organized this event in Geneva together with NGO CSW/ Geneva. The report is written by Bisi Adebayo, member of NGO CSW/ Geneva

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IAW around the world

Gender, peace and security in Cameroon : women refugees

By on 28 March 2017

Anne Pelagie reports from Cameroon

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UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres meets with NGOs during CSW61

By on 27 March 2017
UN Secretary General  Antonio Guterres meets with NGOs during CSW61

Gender parity is essential in the struggle for equality, and it is the best way to overcome the resistance to women’s right that exists everywhere. The Secretary General is preparing a road map to gender parity thoughout the UN System by 2030

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IAW around the world

Celebrating International Women’s Day : Peace rally in India

By on 15 March 2017
Celebrating International Women’s Day : Peace rally in India

 Women Empowerment and Human Resource Development Centre of India (WHI) celebrated the Women’s Day  on March 8th    in  association with   International Women’s Peace Group ( IWPG),   International Alliance of Women, LBS institute of technology for women, All India Women’s Conference ( AIWC) , Chirayin Keezhu branch   and  Sandepani school . The celebration included a peace rally […]

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

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

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

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

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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