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Effectiveness of Entrepreneurship Development interventions on Women Entrepreneurs

The International Labour Organization's Women’s Entrepreneurship Development Programme is pleased to share the recently published issue brief “Effectiveness of Entrepreneurship Development interventions on Women Entrepreneurs”.  

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Course (Turin, Italy)

When?

February, 23, 2015 - February, 27, 2015

Where?
Turin, Italy
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Application form available by clicking here (deadline to apply: 16 January 2015)

Training (Oxford, UK)

When?

February, 18, 2015 - February, 20, 2015

Where?
Oxford, UK
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Register here:  Complete the application form and send it back to training@intrac.org

Usually £850/£699 (residential/non-residential)

Take Action: Free Lina Khattab, Imprisoned Student and Folkloric Dancer

Lina Khattab was charged with “throwing stones” and “participating in an unauthorized demonstration” on 18 December by military prosecutors at Ofer Military Court. 

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Beijing +20: Women Human Rights Defenders Campaign

The year of 2015 marks 20 years since the landmark Fourth World Conference for Women in Beijing, which reaffirmed the fundamental human rights of all women.

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We All Can Be Women Human Rights Defenders

FRIDAY FILE: AWID spoke with Lucinda O’Hanlon, Adviser on Women's Rights from the Women's Rights and Gender Section of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) about the office’s current Campaign “Beijing + 20: Women Human Rights Defenders Campaign”.  

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Six women murdered each day as femicide in Mexico nears a pandemic

José Diego Suárez Padilla has converted his home into a shrine to his daughter, Rosa Diana. Windows fashioned after her blue eyes stare out on the street. A painting of the girl in a white party dress covers a living room wall, overlooking an altar with offerings of chicken and chewing gum. The food has lain there so long that the red chili sauce has congealed.

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Ensure the Safety of Human Rights Activist Ms. Aminetou Mint El Moctar (President of the Association of Women Heads of Family, AFCF)

It is with dismay that we have learned that the life of the famous human rights activist Aminetou Mint El Moctar (The President of the Association for Women Heads of Household) is seriously threatened.

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Program Director

The WR/RR Program Director at Wellspring Advisors oversees all aspects of grantmaking under both the Women’s Rights (WR) and Reproductive Rights (RR) Programs, including developing the program’s strategic framework, maintaining alignment with other programs, and leading and managing team members.

Deadline:         January 31, 2015

Location:         New York City, NY

Organization:  Wellspring Advisors

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Charlie Hebdo: "There is no way they will make us put down our pens."

This article, originally published by Open Democracy 50.50 on January 8th, 2014, discusses how many people of Muslim heritage are combatting Islamist ideology by political means and mass mobilisation.

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