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Women in Parliaments in Africa: Moving beyond Numbers?

By on 5 October 2015
Women in Parliaments in Africa: Moving beyond Numbers?

Women are a cornerstone of African development, but despite some progress, African women’s access to ressources and power is still challenging in most countries, and the objective of eradicating violence against women and girls is elusive. Read more in the latest issue of International Women’s News, which has Beijing+ 20 in focus  

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Banning of small arms must be part of European Year on Combating Violence Against Women

By on 8 May 2015

IAW emergency motion to General Assembly of European Women’s Lobby (EWL) 31th May 2015:

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IAW Newsletter December 2015

By on 9 December 2014

In the December Newsletter from IAW, Lyna Castillo-Javier reports from the official commemoration of the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

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