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A Cruel Cut in the Name of Tradition: One Woman’s Story of How She Fought Back against Female Genital Mutilation

The terror of what was to come overwhelmed me. I could run no more and knew that for my mother to be spared from being beaten and from possible death, I had to submit to my father’s will. … Read More»

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A woman is not for sale!!!!!

If only we knew that a large section of girls and children in the brothels have been forced to sexual slavery, are not paid for their services and have been kidnapped from unknowing parents and sold … Read More»

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Where are the Men?

Women suffer Sexual Violence and Rape. Peacetime, Wartime, Anytime. … Read More»

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Is it Religion? Or is it Culture?

How many times have you seen a veiled woman and drubbed her dressing as an inherent angle of a religious belief? … Read More»

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PEACE AND SECURITY/No one speaks for me, I speak for myself

Le dialogue entre le gouvernement congolais et les rebelles du M23 devrait commencer aujourd'hui à Kampala, en Ouganda.Les femmes du Nord-Kivu, regroupées autour de leur structure dénommée "FEMMES PAR … Read More»

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CHARITE

vraiment c'est très attristé les violences qui se passent dans notre pays! … Read More»

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LES AFFRES DE LA GUERRE

Bonjour les amis … Read More»

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Witch Hunt: Medieval Practice in Modern Nepal

As I recall reading that horrific piece of news, I still get goose bumps and my heart pounds with rage and repulsion to imagine the whole picture of a helpless woman being tortured senseless, drenched … Read More»

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Offer: Women in Public Service Institute: Peacebuilding and Development (Deadline: 1 February 2013)

The Women in Public Service Institute at Bryn Mawr College is a two-week program for emerging women leaders from post-conflict countries organized by Bryn Mawr and co-sponsored by Bryn Mawr, the U.S. … Read More»

Middle East/North Africa: Queen Noor Expresses Hope on the Rights of Arab Women NY Times, December 6, 2012

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