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IAW around the world, Violence against Women

“Telling Our Stories: Immigrant Women’s Resilience”. 

By on 10 January 2018
“Telling Our Stories: Immigrant Women’s Resilience”. 

At the time the graphic novel was written these 4 survivors had probably no knowledge of the #MeToo campaign or the “Times Up” movement. That language had not yet entered the social consciousness. What they did know was that the emotional and physical attacks directed at them were the opposite of kindness or justice.

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Million Pad Campaign

By on 10 December 2017

IAW members in Zimbabwe report on how men support the Million Pad Campaign

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Canadian National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women December 6

By on 9 December 2017
Canadian National Day of Remembrance  and  Action on Violence Against Women  December 6

We believe the elimination of violence can only be realized with the understanding that aggression against one woman is abuse against all women. The individual cannot be separated from the community and therefore national epidemics of violence have a global impact.

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DIVORCE HIS. DIVORCE HERS

By on 11 October 2017
DIVORCE HIS. DIVORCE HERS

Intimacy Undone: Marriage, Divorce and Family Law in India – book review

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NGO-CSW-GE: Informal meeting with Soon-Young Yoon

By on 8 August 2017
NGO-CSW-GE: Informal meeting with Soon-Young Yoon

Esther Suter attended an informal meeting with the CSW NGO Committee in Geneva. Elections for the leadership of COngo is approaching

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Investing and Financing for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG17)

By on 30 July 2017
Investing and Financing for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG17)

Public Private Partnerships are needed, but there must be proper monitoring and methods of accountability

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IAW around the world, ILO

Poverty,Inequality and Women

By on 25 July 2017

ILO, the International Labour Organisation is the oldest specialised agency of the United Nations. It sets standards for the labour relations and for social justice.
IAW should keep promoting Recommendation 202 on social protection floors.

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Maid in India – a new book

By on 1 July 2017
Maid in India – a new book

Review of a recent Indian book about domestic workers in India

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News from Zambia Alliance of Women

By on 26 May 2017

In the past 5 years, ZAW has been instrumental in advocating for Women Participation in Agricultural Decision-making, Environmental Sustainability and Women Land rights.

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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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