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Rebuilding women’s lives in Zimbabwe

Polite from Zimbabwe was forced into a polygamous marriage at 14, but with the help of our partner Musasa is now living free from violence and supporting her children

Zimbabwe: Political changes and women’s rights

Political changes in Zimbabwe are creating challenges for women’s rights organisations, but our partners have the expertise to make real change for women

The road to women’s rights

2015 is an unprecedented opportunity to secure progress on women’s rights with key international events taking place that could change the world for women

Team Womankind: The Great Ethiopian Run 2014

Our Trusts and Grants Manager Louise tells of the first Womankind team to tackle the Great Ethiopian Run – and raise over £8000 for our partners

Women’s rights are human rights

Women’s rights are human rights: For decades women activists have campaigned for legal frameworks and practical action to protect and promote women’s rights

A Call to Action: The Violence Against Women Lancet Series

The Lancet has published a series of papers on violence against women and girls and how to prevent it, with a call to action to the international community to end violence

A Safe House in Ethiopia is Changing Women’s Lives

An evaluation of our partner AWSAD in Ethiopia showed just how much they do to protect survivors of violence and prevent violence against women and girls.

Girls in Afghanistan Break the Cycle of Violence

Three months on from being fully funded through Catapult, what’s happened in our project: Supporting Girls in Afghanistan to Break the Cycle of Violence?

What do Bolivia’s election results mean for women?

What do Bolivia’s election results mean for women? Womankind’s Head of Programmes looks at the positive changes Evo Morales’ government has had on women’s rights

International Day of the Girl: Girls in Zambia deserve equal rights

International Day of the Girl: Please support girls in Zambia to become leaders and receive the education they deserve