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Across Zimbabwe, girls with few options are forced into early marriage to men who are abusive, unfaithful and, in too many cases, infected with HIV. … Read More»

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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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The Second miStake-holders Conference

She wakes up early in the morning, bathes quickly, and dashes past the cattle dip, down the valley and across the river towards her desired destination. … Read More»

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Build a home, build life

Build the capacity of a single mother, widow, albino, chronically ill woman, opharn girl child and many other disabled and disadvantaged women by helping them build their own homes in Zimbabwe. … Read More»

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Zimbabwean women- create for yourselves, a new era

I grew up in the 90's in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. This city is the second largest in Zimbabwe and one that is mainly inhabited by the Ndebele people. … Read More»

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Offer: Call for Applications, UK’s Girls’ Education Challenge for select countries in Asia and Africa

The UK’s Girls’ Education Challenge will support NGOs, charities and the private sector who can find better ways to provide education opportunities to marginalised girls in the poorest countries in Af … Read More»

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Musings of a vegetable vendor

It’s 4 am I wake up-it is early morning I splash my face with cold water I grab my tswanda (basket) on one hand My little purse with the few dollars on the other hand I rush out onto the street … Read More»

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Mother's Journey

This is a tale of the tale behind the struggle by Zimbabwean women to reclaim their dignity. It is a tale of the whys of women's protests, demonstrations and activism for social justice. … Read More»

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Some are guiltier than others

The fundamental principle underlying the right to a fair trial is that every individual is presumed to be innocent until proven guilty. … Read More»

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The Women are Gathering

I have recently found myself in several gatherings of women. It has felt like a coming home to a larger family that I have been absent from for too long. … Read More»

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