Blog

  • Women workers of the world unite!

    May 22, 2017
    Globally, women tend to be clustered in more precarious work than men and earn less for equal work. This is ...
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  • Strength and resilience in the Nyarugusu refugee camp

    May 04, 2017
    Our Policy and Programmes Officer, Louise Hemfrey, blogs about her recent visit to Nyarugusu refugee camp in Tanzania, where Womankind’s ...
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  • Nepal, 2 years after the earthquake

    Apr 25, 2017
    Two years ago, Nepal was hit by one of the most devastating earthquakes in the last decade. Find out how ...
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  • Pan African Feminism – how is unity gained amongst so much diversity?

    Apr 13, 2017
    Our Movement and Network Capacity Manager, Laura Brown, has been spending some time with FEMNET, the African Women’s Development and ...
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  • The power of radio for women’s movements

    Apr 12, 2017
    Radio plays such an important role for women’s movements to communicate about women’s rights, gender equality and initiate positive open ...
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  • Finding Womankind’s role in supporting the African women’s rights movement

    Mar 17, 2017
    Our Movement and Network Capacity Manager, Laura Brown, blogs about Womankind's role in supporting the African women’s rights movement as ...
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  • Women have left the building: why the women's strike matters

    Mar 08, 2017
    Our Policy Manager, Chiara Capraro, blogs about why Womankind supports a Day Without A Woman
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  • #MovingMountains on International Women's Day, and every day

    Mar 08, 2017
    This International Women’s Day, we are celebrating the women’s movements changing the world for women.
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  • “One day, the old mothers came to perform the ritual. I was told not to cry”

    Feb 06, 2017
    Our blog for Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation: FGM is a violation of the human rights of ...
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  • Attack on aid is an attack on women's rights

    Jan 31, 2017
    Barbara Dockalova, our Policy Manager for Violence Against Women and Girls, blogs about the increasing attacks on overseas aid and ...
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