Category Archives: women’s rights

Agenda: Inequality – the G7 must change the endgame | ONE Campaign

Watch and share this parody video asking leaders to take real action to end inequality: Women around the world are facing a crisis and this month world leaders can do something about it. As they assemble at the G7 summit … Continue reading

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A practitioner’s toolkit on women’s access to justice programming | UN Women – Headquarters

Access to justice is critical for the effective implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. “A practitioner’s toolkit on women’s access to justice programming” was developed by UN Women, UNDP, UNODC and OHCHR to stimulate bolder gender-responsive justice interventions. … Continue reading

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#beijing20 – women & poverty

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#Gewalt an Frauen – Über Anerkennung von Erfahrungswissen

„Opfer“ – „Betroffene“ – „Überlebende“: Reflexionen zum Diskurs über Frauen mit Gewalterfahrungen POSTSCRIPT zur AÖF Tagung, 5-6.Juni 2014 Von Birgit Wolf Wie geht es Frauen auf ihrem Weg aus der Gewalt außerhalb der Hilfseinrichtungen und nach erfolgter Trennung? Wie sehen … Continue reading

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#Violence against Women – On the Recognition of Experiential Knowledge

“Victim” – “Survivor”: Reflections on the discourse about women experiencing of violence (GERMAN VERSION ) POSTSCRIPT to the AOEF Meeting, 5-6.June 2014 By Birgit Wolf How are women on their way out of violence outside the support services and after … Continue reading

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#Beijing+20 Campaign: Empowering Women – Investing in Girls

[Text reposted from UN Women_The Beijing Platform for ActionTurns 20] They go to school, help with housework, work in factories, make friends, care for elder and younger family members and prepare themselves to take on the responsibilities of adulthood. Girls … Continue reading

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#WAVE: The Istanbul Convention commits to specialist victim support

The area of specialist victim support for women survivors of violence and their children is expected to experience improvement, if CoE member states commit themselves to effectively implement the Istanbul Convention – the CoE Convention on preventing and combating violence … Continue reading

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