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  • Women’s movements: a force for change

    Jun 04, 2018
    On 10th June 2018, the streets of London, Edinburgh, Cardiff and Belfast will become awash with purple, green, and white ...
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  • Supporter Spotlight: Judy runs for London!

    May 01, 2018
    This year, Womankind had ten all-star supporters run for us in the London Marathon. Meet one of them: New York ...
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  • As Commonwealth leaders meet, Womankind calls for a fairer future for all

    Apr 11, 2018
    If you run in to the Ugandan President or the Prime Minister of Canada while snapping a photo of Big ...
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  • Spreading the word: Deaf Women, We Can!

    Apr 10, 2018
    All women face sexism but, for many, discrimination is much more complex. As American academic Kimberlé Crenshaw notes in this ...
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  • Womankind at the United Nations

    Mar 10, 2018
    If you haven’t had March 12th-23rd circled in your diaries for ages, we wouldn’t blame you. Nonetheless, we’re very excited ...
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  • Don’t stop! Keep pressing for progress!

    Mar 08, 2018
    Indeed, let us keep pressing for progress as the theme for this year’s International Women’s Day demands. However let us ...
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  • Unite, defend, resist: rural women standing up for their rights in Uganda

    Mar 08, 2018
    Today, 8th March, is International Women’s Day: a day to honour, celebrate and raise the voices of women activists, and ...
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  • Womankind welcomes Jo Cox Memorial Grants and Strategic Vision on Gender Equality

    Mar 07, 2018
    Today, 7th March, the Department of International Development have launched their new Strategic Vision on Gender Equality, and with it ...
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  • Countering the backlash – resisting international challenges to women’s rights

    Feb 27, 2018
    Right now, a global backlash against women’s rights is on the rise. The current global political landscape risks a serious ...
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  • What the suffragettes started, we need to finish

    Feb 05, 2018
    February 6th marks a hundred years since the British parliament passed the Representation of the People Act. Our Head of ...
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