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Honouring hard-won achievements on African Women’s Day

Tomorrow (31st July 2014) we celebrate African Women’s Day and honour the achievements of women across Africa.

When women’s rights abuses are reported, we are the first port of call

Bondu Manyeh, Director of Granceland Sierra Leone, describes why she started counselling women who had experienced violence

‘We are the unstoppable momentum’

Womankind’s reaction to the outcomes of the Global Summit on Ending Sexual Violence in Conflict

Helping Nepalese women to overcome double discrimination

Two Womankind partners are tackling the double discrimination faced by many Nepalese women

Womankind key supporters and funders

Thank you to all our generous and committed supporters and funders who make our work possible. Here are some of our key current and long-term supporters and funders.     The Baring Foundation The Sigrid Rausing Trust

UK Government launches new National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security: 2014-2017

Abigail Hunt reports on the new National Action Plan, launched at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict…

Broadcasting Women’s Rights in Liberia

To mark Africa Day (25th May) Jessica Monson looks at the work of our partner LIWOMAC in Liberia

Women’s rights organisations unite for safe return of Nigerian girls

We look at the recent atrocity in Nigeria, as Womankind partners join the campaign for the release of the abducted school girls

Strengthening Dalit women’s rights in Nepal’s new constitution

Womankind travels to Nepal to carry out advocacy workshop with Feminist Dalit Organisation

Updates from Zimbabwe

Programme Managers, Wendy and Tsitsi, share some updates and photos from their recent trip to Zimbabwe