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  • The fight against FGM: how young girls in Kenya are challenging cultural norms

    Oct 11, 2018
    Every year 3 million girls across the globe are at risk of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM); a procedure that carries ...
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  • International Day of the Girl: meet the girls who are challenging the status quo

    Oct 11, 2018
    The 11th of October marks the International Day of the Girl, a global day of awareness and recognition of the ...
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  • Feminists of the Future: Meet Dammy!

    Sep 24, 2018
    We’re putting a spotlight on yet another inspirational young feminist: Dammy. Alongside her Year 12 friends, 17-year-old Dammy organised a ...
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  • Feminists of the Future: Meet Talia!

    Sep 12, 2018
    We believe that you’re never too young to make a difference, and at just 13 years old, Womankind supporter Talia ...
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  • Sisterhood: the alliance of friendship and fight at the heart of the women’s movement

    Jul 30, 2018
    Today is the International Day of Friendship – a day to celebrate those relationships that enrich our lives and provide ...
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  • Leave no one behind: Has the Global Disability Summit delivered for women and girls with disabilities?

    Jul 26, 2018
    This week’s Global Disability Summit this week aimed to galvanise the global effort on disability inclusion in the poorest countries ...
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  • PROCESSIONS 2018: video recap

    Jul 02, 2018
    On 10th June, 2018, thousands of feminists from across the United Kingdom – 100,000, to be specific – lined the ...
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  • Supporter Spotlight: the big shave!

    Jul 02, 2018
    We chatted with Olivia about the decision to go bald and what it’s been like to fundraise for women’s rights. ...
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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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