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  • Resources | Policy And Campaigns | Womankind

    and Security, detailed here. Download PDF Creating New Spaces: Women's, and public life Download PDF Nepal country report - Creating new spaces: Women’s, Zimbabwe country report - Creating new spaces: Women’s experiences of political participation, . Download PDF Ghana country report - Creating new spaces: Women’s experiences, - 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

    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, , or they are forbidden from appearing in public spaces. During elections women may be forced to vote
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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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  • 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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  • Kenya | Where We Work | Womankind

    feminist activists working on issues such as sexuality and disability inclusion by creating safe spaces, to a new system of governance. Devolution, or the shifting of certain powers and resources from, and strengthen the women's movement through existing and new partnerships. We will explore Kenya's
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  • Wins for women’s rights in 2016

    with grassroots organisations and built a broad coalition to raise awareness of the threat the new law, has been pivotal in creating and sustaining real change. We also know that much of their essential, spaces for refugee women In the past year, we’ve seen the refugee crisis grow as conflict, poverty, in new and more challenging ways, women around the world are organising to ensure those women have
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  • womankind-summer2017-v6a

    ’s rights movement. It seizes opportunities to share knowledge in spaces of infuence, with them to create the tools to develop their communications work, providing new channels, about their new knowledge. Parents are becoming more comfortable speaking to their children, will build on the momentum to take the work to new levels, to ensure all young people’s sexual, and family. So far we’ve raised over £26,000 and introduced a new group of supporters to the work
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