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  • ‘Women’s movements make things move. It is good when women come together’: an interview with Precious Nahurinda

    Mar 21, 2019
    We sat down with Precious Nahurinda, Assistant News Editor and Gender Officer at NAPE to talk about how women are ...
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  • Towards a just feminist economy – Womankind advocating for change at CSW

    Mar 13, 2019
    This week the Womankind team are at the event advocating for a just, feminist economy for all women. As well ...
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  • Reclaiming women’s rights: Uganda’s eco-feminist movement

    Mar 07, 2019
    One place where the urgency cannot be ignored is in rural Uganda. Right now, powerful corporations are digging for oil, ...
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  • Open letter: public figures call on governments to protect women’s rights activists

    Mar 08, 2019
    We call on governments to recognise and trust the expertise of women’s rights organisations and women’s movements, in particular those ...
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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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