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  • Violence against women and girls in the Sustainable Development Goals

    Nov 30, 2016
    During 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence, our Head of Policy and Communications - Lee Webster - blogs about ...
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  • 15 years and 16 days to stand up for what we believe in

    Nov 24, 2016
    Our new Policy and Advocacy Manager for Violence Against Women and Girls, Barbara Dockalova, blogs at the start of 16 ...
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  • Feminist development in Africa

    Nov 13, 2016
    Susan Asio, our partner NAWOU’s Programme Manager for Economic Empowerment, blogs about strengthening African feminist development alternatives.
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  • Women’s economic empowerment: a bigger picture

    Nov 13, 2016
    Women’s economic empowerment is a very complex story and often the way we tell it obscures a number of crucial ...
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  • Unlikely revolutionaries

    Nov 05, 2016
    On a recent visit to Womankind's partners in Bolivia, our Policy and Programmes Officer Mike Clulow was inspired by the ...
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  • Synergies, solidarity and feminism

    Nov 05, 2016
    It is 2016 and women’s rights are at precarious juncture. Our Head of Policy, Lee Webster, reports back from the ...
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  • Girls empowered through education in Zambia

    Oct 11, 2016
    On Day of the Girl, 17-year-old Medina blogs about her experience meteting the Girls' Leadership Clubs run by our partner ...
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  • Providing a lifeline after violence

    Oct 08, 2016
    AWSAD’s Directoress, Maria Munir, recounts how AWSAD started in Ethiopia, the life-changing outcomes it is helping to achieve, and her ...
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  • No peace until violence against women ends

    Oct 01, 2016
    There cannot be true peace until violence against women ends. Around the world, women cannot not even experience peace in ...
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  • I swam for the women I work for

    Sep 28, 2016
    Womankind employee Rosey explains what inspired her to push on through the Swim Serpentine
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