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2013 VOF Module 3

Nechesa's picture

Why I Supported Military Intervention in Syria

In a world rife with violence it is always good to hear those who vociferously denounce war. I am also against war, especially when it comes to Syria, and have been so for the past two years. … Read More»

shahd's picture

Media needs to break its silence on illegal child marriage

Till last week thirteen year old Hanar, used to play hopscotch with her friends on the street near my house. Then, suddenly, I was invited to Hanar’s wedding. … Read More»

joy Spencer's picture

Education without economic independence is not empowerment

For decades, the United Nations and hundreds of national NGOs have promoted various policies to address issues that disproportionately affect women. … Read More»

bitani's picture

When Muslim Women Speak Out

Few weeks ago, on the weekend of 18-19 August, a pregnant Muslim woman was harassed and had her headscarf torn in a suburb in Stockholm. … Read More»

Klaudia Mexico's picture

Dirty talk???When Mexican women talk about sexuality and Disability

Talking to my mom about sexuality: … Read More»

Precious M's picture

Why The Practice of Polygamy Should End

When I was about to get married, the mayor at the civil status registry here in Cameroon asked if my fiancé and I would choose monogamy or polygamy. … Read More»

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For almost four years now, I have had the privilege of visiting a number of secondary schools; most them in rural areas where I hold Girl Motivation Talks. … Read More»

Yosra Akasha's picture

Politics of Oppression in the State of Shariaa

Ameera Osman is a Sudanese activist who was arrested, under article 152 of the criminal code “indecent clothes,” on August 27, 2013 for uncovering her hair. … Read More»

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If all the presidents were women …

If the presidents of all countries in the world were women, would the Democratic Republic of Congo be at war? … Read More»

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