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  • Executive Director of leading African women’s rights network joins Womankind Worldwide

    Feb 27, 2019
    Womankind Worldwide welcomes Dinah Musindarwezo, former Executive Director of FEMNET, as Director of Policy and Communications
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  • Gendershops: training students to challenge traditional gender roles in Ethiopia

    Feb 12, 2019
    In Ethiopia, young women and girls experience gender-based discrimination in and out of school, from their classmates, teachers, parents, families ...
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  • Interview with a Women's Rights Activist: Dibabe Bacha

    Jan 31, 2019
    Diababa Bacha is a blind woman, and the general manager of the Ethiopian Women with Disabilities National Association (EWDNA)
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  • International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation: Strengthening responses to violence against women and girls in Kenya

    Jan 31, 2019
    Violence against women and girls is both a cause and a consequence of gender inequality. Globally, at least 1 in ...
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  • Celebrating 16 days of diverse voices challenging violence against women and girls

    Dec 13, 2018
    Over the last 16 days, women in all their diversity have taken inspiring action around the world to challenge violence ...
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  • 16 Days: 16 ways women’s rights advocates are tackling violence against women

    Nov 26, 2018
    This weekend women’s rights advocates across the globe came together to kick off the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based ...
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  • My Nepal experience: Womankind's partners in action

    Nov 06, 2018
    In August 2018, Womankind ambassador Zulekha Rahman and her 18-year-old daughter Medina, joined by Director of Fundraising & Marketing Disha ...
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  • Eight feminist reads from around the world

    Oct 26, 2018
    These charismatic stories provide insight into experiences of femininity around the world - great candidates for your autumn reading list....
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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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