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Offer: 2013 Disability Rights scholarship program (deadline to apply: 10 December 2012)

The Disability Rights Scholarship Program will offer up to 20 awards to individuals from Nepal and select countries in Africa and Latin America for LLM study beginning in fall 2013. … Read More»

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Hillary Clinton is a modern-day Renaissance woman

"As a child she wrote to NASA asking them how she could become an astronaut. The agency responded that they did not allow women in their programs." (via Huffington Post) … Read More»

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Zambian Women Launch Crowdsourcing Project to Map All African Women in Technology Intiatives

I saw this on AWID (http://www.awid.org/News-Analysis/Announcements2/Zambian-Women-Launch-Am...) and knew that it would be … Read More»

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Developing Countries Need To Identify The Gaps In Anti-Domestic Violence Initiatives

Tough law enforcement, aggressive prosecution, effective prevention programs and available shelter for families in distress, are some of the remedies often recommended to help victims of domestic vio … Read More»

ZAMBIA: Only I Remain

Despite efforts to educate the public and prevent transmission, Zambia’s HIV-infection rate hovers at 14%. Having lost her family to the pandemic, Voices of Our Future correspondent Chinemu has vowed to be an agent of healing and change. Read More »

“I was now the only surviving member of a family of five.”

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Gender Based Violence; nurtured in our homes

A week rarely passed without seeing her face swollen, and her usual explanation to the inquisitive neighbours was that she had bad vision at night and normally ran into dangerous objects within the ho … Read More»

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Would you like to be a cultural "ambassador"?

Last Saturday an article about how Africans face discrimination (based on my experience) in Nepal was featured in the on Ekantipur. … Read More»

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Happy Little Angels

2011 VOF WK2 … Read More»

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The Joy of Aid Work

My friend recently shared this status update on Facebook. Her description of the joy of aid work resonated with me as I thought it would with readers of how-matters.org. … Read More»

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