Selected Gender Issues in Three Water Sectors of Importance in Rural Areas: Water and Sanitation, Environment and Agriculture.
'HOW close have you been to death?' she asked me while I was drinking a cocktail at her housewarming party. I was breathless and just stared at her, not knowing how to respond.
The Gender and Europe Workshop at the NYU Center for European and Mediterranean Studies invites speakers to submit proposals for talks for spring 2012.
We are writing to you from AWID's Where is the Money for Women's Rights? (WITM) Initiative. WITM carries out research on funding trends for women's rights and gender equality work around the world.
Sexual violence is one of the most brutal forms of gender inequality and is a violation of human rights that cannot be ignored. Across Europe one in 10 women have suffered sexual violence.
The United Nations Trust Fund in Support of Actions to Eliminate Violence against Women is accepting applications for its 16th grant cycle (2011) from government authorities, civil society organizations and networks.
We celebrate and congratulate Global Fund for Women grantees, Leymah Gbowee, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Yemini pro-democracy activist, Tawakkul Karman, who share the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize.
Every vote cast will be submitted as an Action to the Say NO - UNITE Campaign. The ad with the most votes will be awarded the Public Prize.
The GENDER and TRANSFORMATION in EUROPE Workshop invites speakers to submit proposals for Friday afternoon talks for Fall 2011 at the NYU Center for European and Mediterranean Studies.
NEWW is proud to be a part of Our Bodies Ourselves Network. It is a vibrant international network of social change activists that is fearlessly working to secure ground on health and human rights.
After an intensive and thoughtful search, Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro was appointed as the new President and CEO of the Global Fund for Women.
Two leaps forward are needed to attain the transition from consumerism to sustainability: a leap from sexism to gender equality, and a leap from fossil fuels to clean energy.
Last Tuesday, 61-year-old Man Maya Angbohang, was beaten black and blue by a group of local youth at her residence in Taplejung after accusations of being a witch.
The European Women’s Lobby is delighted to announce the appointment today of Cécile Gréboval as its new Secretary General, with immediate effect.
INVITATION to the conference of the project “Equality through difference. Roma women’s access to the labor market” ROMANI WOMEN FOR EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES, June 30 – July 2, 2011