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  1. Launch Of SOAWR Website

    Solidarity for African Women's Rights (SOAWR) is proud to announce the launch of its new website.

    Monday, December 31, 2007 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 104
  2. Appeal to the International Community: Saharawi Human Rights Defensors

    The Saharawi Human Rights Defensors condemn the Moroccan government's decision to deport human rights activists from

    Sunday, September 28, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 105
  3. International Day of Solidarity with the Dissappeared Saharawis

    The Union of Saharawi Lawyers (USL) launched on the International Day of Solidarity with the Dissappeared Saharawis,

    Friday, June 4, 1999 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 133
  4. Third Women Congress of Western Sahara

    Moved by the sufferings, human rights violantions and inhuman conditions reigning in their country, the National Unio

    Saturday, February 24, 1996 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 134
  5. Chad: No Safe Place for Women

    Sudanese Women living in refugee camps in eastern Chad are facing rape and other forms of violence.

    Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 141
  6. IV Congress of the National Union of Sahara Women

    Under the slogan of “Saharawi Women: A mobilization force for the National Idependence and Progress”, the

    Thursday, March 28, 2002 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 142
  7. Website on Women's Political Participation in Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia

    The UN-INSTRAW/CAWTAR project "Strengthening Women's Leadership and Participation in politics and decision-makin

    Wednesday, December 31, 2008 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 146
  8. Freedom & Justice for the 526 Saharawi Disappeared

    Listing 526 Saharawi Disappeared, the International Bureau for the Respect of Human Rights in Western Sahara appeals

    Thursday, October 31, 2002 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 152
  9. Women Victims of Sexual Violence: Amnesty International Hands Over 70,000 Signature Petition to the Cote D'Ivoire Ambassador in Paris

    Amnesty International yesterday met, in Paris, His Excellency Mr Pierre-Aimé Kipré, Côte d'Ivoire

    Monday, March 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 157
  10. International Rescue Committee 16 Days Blog

    The International Rescue Committee is working with writer, photographer and long-time women's advocate Ann Jones to g

    Tuesday, November 24, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 158
  11. Women and Democracy Campaign

    IFES is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to strengthening inclusive and transparent political proces

    Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 162
  12. Women Prepare to Make their Mark in Elections

    Ghana is scheduled to hold both presidential and parliamentary elections next year – a prospect that has galvan

    Monday, October 27, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 167
  13. Gender Advocacy Campaign

    Centre for Sustainable Development Initiatives (CENSUDI) organized a multi-media campaign intended to engage both wom

    Tuesday, December 31, 2002 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 171
  14. Radio Campaign

    The National Committee of the Inter-African Committee Against Traditional Practices affecting the Health of Woman and

    Tuesday, December 31, 2002 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 173
  15. Female Genital Mutilation

    Sinim Mira Nissigue, an NGO established in the late 1990's, has been taking the lead on bringing information a

    Tuesday, December 31, 2002 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 177
  16. Tokay Tomah Leads Fight Against GBV, SEA

    A non- governmental organization, the Women Aid Society (WAS), headed by Liberian female musical star, Tokay Tomah ha

    Thursday, July 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 179
  17. Women and Girls Should Get Special Attention in the Liberian Reintegration Process

    This postcard campaign urges President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and the Liberian government to ensure that the needs and

    Monday, March 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 183
  18. Educating and Empowering Women in Liberia

    Liberia has been devastated by years of civil war.

    Saturday, July 31, 2004 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 188
  19. Workshop: Inclusive Security - Sustainable Peace

    Women activists have demanded for more involvement in the implementation of the southern Sudanese peace process that

    Tuesday, May 10, 2005 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 192
  20. Women in Democracy

    The International Foundation for Election Systems provides professional advice and technical assistance in promoting

    Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 195
  21. Online Petition Against Sharia Laws

    Women's Rights Watch Nigeria is urging the Federal Government of Nigeria, through an online petition, to seek judicia

    Wednesday, December 31, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 198
  22. Community Building Initiative

    Fantsuam Foundation's Bayanloco Community Learning Center initiative is the focus of their GEM evaluation.

    Wednesday, December 31, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 201
  23. Campaign for Amina Lawal

    On 22 March 2002, Amina Lawal, 30 years old, Muslim, was condemned to death for having a child as a divorced woman by

    Wednesday, September 24, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 205
  24. Women and Men in Partnership in Sierra Leone:The Politics of the Future

    WOMEN OF SIERRA LEONE – IT'S YOUR PARLIAMENT TOO ! Workshops to Get More Women Successfully In

    Sunday, March 25, 2007 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 209
  25. Pastoralist Women Small Arms Campaign

    IANSA women in Wajir (Kenya) are celebrating a major victory as the local government has agreed to share information

    Thursday, April 22, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 211
  26. Educating and Empowering Women in Sierra Leone

    Women are generally overlooked in Sierra Leone, with girls' and women's education being a low priority for families.

    Tuesday, April 18, 2006 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 213
  27. Campaign for Good Governance

    Launched after the first muti-party democratic elections after three decades, the purpose of the Campaign for Good Go

    Sunday, December 31, 1995 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 216
  28. Working Towards the Creation of a Women's Rights Research and Documentation Centre for the Great Lakes Region

    Wednesday, July 23, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 224
  29. Rape in Burundi: Demand Justice Now!

    Rape is widespread throughout Burundi, though many cases remain unprosecuted.

    Sunday, July 20, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 226
  30. Musaga and Busoro

    A group of 50 women, made up of a Tutsi majority, from the organization Twishakira amahoro ("We want to have pea

    Wednesday, September 29, 1999 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 229
  31. Arusha Declaration

    A delegation of Burundian women from different groups, backgrounds and political parties presented at the Arusha Peac

    Wednesday, October 21, 1998 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 233
  32. Women Under Attack

    Women and children have been systematically attacked during Burundi's 10-year conflict Sexual violence has been widel

    Sunday, February 29, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 235
  33. Urgent Need to Protect Women and Girls From Rape

    The Government of Burundi and the international community should take urgent action to stop widespread sexual violenc

    Saturday, January 31, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 236
  34. The Women of Birao Tell Their Own Stories

    Since July 2007, the Comité d'Aide Médicale has implemented a psychosocial program that supports people

    Saturday, May 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 237
  35. Podcast: Property Rights: A Talk with Activist Peace Musiimenta

    Curator Masum Momaya sits down with activist Peace Musiimenta to talk about how entrenched cultural traditions in Uga

    Wednesday, December 31, 2008 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 239
  36. Uganda: New Vision's Women Achievers Award Kicks Off

    The fifth edition of The New Vision Woman Achiever Award project kicked off last week.

    Sunday, February 15, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 241
  37. Women Pedal for Peace

    The "Peace Bikes" initiative is part of UNDP's larger sexual and gender-based violence programme which has

    Thursday, July 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 242
  38. Petition on Violence Against Women and Girls

    Imagine a Uganda where bruises and broken bones don't keep mothers away from caring for their children

    Wednesday, June 18, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 244
  39. Women of Uganda Network (WOUGNET)

    Women of Uganda Network (WOUGNET) is a non-governmental organisation established in May 2000 by several women organis

    Sunday, April 30, 2000 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 246
  40. The Dilemma of Women in Northern Uganda Silent Tears

    On a special report, the National Association of Women Organizations in Uganda, analyzed the evolution of the conflic

    Tuesday, September 30, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 248
  41. International Women's Day for Peace and Disarmament

    On the International Women's Day for Peace and Disarmament, ISIS-WICCE called for reflection rather than celebration

    Wednesday, April 30, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 250
  42. 6th Congress of the National Union of Eritrean Women: Women Make a Difference

    Almost 400 women from around the country and abroad participated in the 6th Congress of the National Union of Eritrea

    Wednesday, March 26, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 252
  43. Election Campaign

    Starting from May 2002, village level elections were held around Eritrea.

    Tuesday, April 30, 2002 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 253
  44. Shocking Sexual Violence Against Women in Ogaden

    As it is known Ogaden is cut off from the rest of the world and unfortunately gross human rights violations that are

    Wednesday, February 3, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 254
  45. African Women Welcome the NEPAD Engendering Process

    African women attending the 7th African Regional Meeting on the Review of the Dakar and Beijing Conferences (Beijing

    Wednesday, October 27, 2004 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 255
  46. Darfur Women Speak

    Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) sent a team of four experts to gather an in-depth picture of the lives and concerns

    Friday, October 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 256
  47. Darfur Peace and Development

    Darfur Peace and Development Organization is non-profit and non-sectarian.

    Saturday, December 31, 2005 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 272
  48. Sudanese Women's Statement on Darfur

    Femmes Africa Solidarité and its partner World YWCA successfully organised a Panel and a series of high level

    Tuesday, March 11, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 273
  49. FAS Executive Director Visits Refugee Camps with Seven Other Notable Women: Solidarity Mission to Push for Ceasefire in Darfur, Chad

    Bineta Diop, Executive Director of Femmes Africa Solidarité (FAS), has just returned from a solidarity and fac

    Sunday, September 16, 2007 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 274
  50. Recommendations from Sudanese Women's Civil Society Organizations to the Security Council Delegation, 5-9 June 2006

    Letter prepared for the recent Security Council visit to Sudan, and signed by hundreds of women's organizations and n

    Sunday, June 4, 2006 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 275