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Mexico: ‘Future Women Mayors’ Academy Kicks Off National Democratic Institute, May 17, 2011

India: How to Keep the Water Flowing GlobalPost, May 16, 2011

South Africa: Maxi Pads Become a Campaign Promise GlobalPost, May 16, 2011

Uganda: Is This the End of the Anti-Gay Law? GlobalPost, May 16, 2011

India: Elections Put More Women in Powerful Roles The Guardian, May 13, 2011

Sierra Leone: Promise of More Space for Women in Decision-making IPS, May 13, 2011

Democratic Republic of the Congo: More than 1,100 Women Raped Every Day AFP, May 11, 2011

Commentary:
Democratic Republic of Congo: Obama, Congo Needs You Now by Annie Rashidi-Mulumba, The Daily Beast, May 10, 2011

Uganda: Women Lead Nation's Political Rally On Food Prices Associated Press, May 10, 2011

Global: Announcing Courage in Journalism Awards IWMF, May 9, 2011

Global: The World Needs Midwives – Now More Than Ever Gates Foundation Blog, May 6, 2011

Syria: A Gay Girl in Damascus Becomes a Heroine of Revolt The Guardian, May 6, 2011

Africa: INTERACTIVE: International Day of the Midwife The Guardian, May 5, 2011

Commentary:
US: Vanessa's Hands by Donna Marsh O'Connor, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, Huffington Post, May 2, 2011

Asia: Lack of Jobs for Women Costs Countries Billions Yearly Reuters, April 29, 2011

Tunisia: Women Hold Tight to Rights After Revolution Trust.org, April 28, 2011

Commentary:
Africa: Raising Voices in the Fight Against Malaria by Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Huffington Post, April 27, 2011

Tunisia: Gender-Parity 'Revolution' Hailed Al Jazeera, April 27, 2011

US: In a First, Women Surpass Men in Advanced Degrees Associated Press, April 26, 2011

Commentary:
Global: Women as Environmental Change Agents by Melanne Verveer, Huffington Post, April 22, 2011

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