16 search results for creating new spaces

  • Resources | Policy And Campaigns | Womankind

    Creating New Spaces: Women's experiences of political participation in communities, PDF Policy Briefing - Creating new spaces: Women’s experiences of political participation, Nepal country report - Creating new spaces: Women’s experiences of political participation, on participation at the local level. Download PDF Zimbabwe country report - Creating new spaces, - Creating new spaces: Women’s experiences of political participation in communities A short
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  • International Women's Day: shining a spotlight on women's participation

    voices in all levels of society. This week also saw the launch of our new research, which looks at how to support more women to have a voice in their communities. The research – Creating New Spaces: Women's experiences of political participation in communities – shows that women globally face, of economic empowerment. But women’s groups and women-only safe spaces in countries like Zimbabwe, spaces created for Dalit women by our partner in Nepal are one such example. Women from the Dalit
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  • Participation and leadership | Women's Rights | Policy And Campaigns | Womankind

    rights Resources creating-new-spaces-zimbabwe-country-report PDF, 1001.21 KB Creating New Spaces: Women's experiences of political participation in communities PDF, 1.49 MB Creating New Spaces Nepal country report PDF, 2.32 MB Creating New Spaces Ghana country report PDF, 1.66 MB Creating New Spaces Afghanistan country report PDF, 327.48 KB Creating new spaces: Women’s experiences of political participation in communities - policy
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  • We need to transform societies to end violence; not reinforce male privilege

    gender power relations. The programme mitigated this by creating safe spaces for women and supporting, and obscure the need for an approach that transforms society to end abuse. Our new research reaffirms, . This includes providing women-only safe spaces, supporting women to become economically empowered, the opportunity to take leadership positions, create women-only safe spaces and provide training to women
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  • The refugee crisis: a women’s rights issue

    , organisations like our partner WLAC, and women in camps organising and creating spaces of safety, refugee crisis is a sad reminder that gender-based violence can manifest in new ways and new contexts
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  • Kenya | Where We Work | Womankind

    such as sexuality and disability inclusion by creating safe spaces for convening and collective action. We, and are unaware of their rights and legal position. Today, Kenya is in the midst of transitioning to a new system
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  • More Than a Roof: our new report on women’s shelter services

    More Than a Roof: our new report on women’s shelter services, the fact that the shelters were women-only and women-led spaces, creating a safe and empowering, a successful launch event in Ethiopia earlier in the month, our new report More than a roof, double capacity. A lack of long-term funding risks creating demand and leaving the organisations
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  • Women workers of the world unite!

    , about 400 women working at a cotton factory in New Hampshire in the USA went on strike over harsh new rules that lowered wages, imposed a fine for lateness, prohibited unions, and banned talking, on women’s rights, women have pioneered new forms of women-only labour organisations. In Nicaragua, . As Womankind strengthens our work on women’s economic rights, we are exploring ways to work with a new, cases, lobbying authorities, and facilitating access by thousands of women and men to spaces in markets
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  • Standing with the Changemakers

    domestically led progressive reforms. 39. Womankind Worldwide, (2015), Creating new spaces: women’s, ://www.womankind.org.uk/docs /default- source/resources/reports/creating-ne w-spaces-women’s-experiences, overcoming resource scarcity to resisting backlash. Our new strategy1 focuses on supporting, in new analysis and examining the roles and impact of women’s rights organisations and movements, of the 2013 referendum on the new constitution in Zimbabwe, Womankind supported the women’s movement
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  • Standing with the changemakers

    domestically led progressive reforms. 39. Womankind Worldwide, (2015), Creating new spaces: women’s, ://www.womankind.org.uk/docs /default- source/resources/reports/creating-ne w-spaces-women’s-experiences, overcoming resource scarcity to resisting backlash. Our new strategy1 focuses on supporting, in new analysis and examining the roles and impact of women’s rights organisations and movements, of the 2013 referendum on the new constitution in Zimbabwe, Womankind supported the women’s movement
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