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Int'l Seminar (Barcelona, Spain)

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September, 29, 2011 - October, 2, 2011

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Barcelona, Spain
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WIDE Annual Conf. (Brussels, Belgium)

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October, 27, 2011 - October, 28, 2011

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Brussels, Belgium
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For further information about registration, please visit WIDE Network

Online Dialogue (Online)

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September, 21, 2011 - September, 27, 2011

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Online
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For further information and to join the dialogue, please visit New Tactics in Human Rights

Saudi Arabia to Set Minimum Marriage Age Following Surge in Such Weddings

Saudi Arabia intends to set a minimum age for girls allowed to marry under a new law intended to curb child marriages following a surge in such a phenomenon in the conservative Gulf Kingdom.

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Where Politics Are Complex, Simple Joys at the Beach

TEL AVIV — Skittish at first, then wide-eyed with delight, the women and girls entered the sea, smiling, splashing and then joining hands, getting knocked over by the waves, throwing back their heads and ultimately laughing with joy.Most had never seen the sea before.

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Egypt's Rights Groups Criticize Male-Dominated Cabinet

Egyptian human rights groups on Tuesday criticized what they called under-representation of women in the country's new government.

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Iranian Women's Rights Activist Arrested In Qom

Maryam Bigdeli, an Iranian women's rights activist and a member of the One Million Signatures Campaign to End Discriminatory Laws, has been arrested in Qom to serve out a prison term she has challenged as illegal.

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Courage Unfolds documentary on LGBTQI rights in Asia

The Courage Unfolds Campaign and video highlight the issues faced by LGBT people in Asia and encourage the use of the Yogyakarta Principles as a tool to promote LGBT human rights.

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More Belize churches condemn UNIBAM!

In separate press releases sent out this week, the Belize Council of Churches and the Belize/Honduras District of the Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas have made clear their position on the court challenge by homosexuals and other organizations to homosexuality laws in Belize.

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Netherlands: Church declaration against violence against homosexuals

On May 17 (the International Day Against Homophobia, IDAHO) this year, a ecumenical declaration against violence against homosexuals has been presented by seventeen national churches in the Netherlands, including the Roman Catholic Church, the Protestant Church in the Netherlands and the Salvation Army. The declaration is the result of a process initiated and facilitated by the National Coordination Point for groups on churches and homosexuality (LKP) and COC Netherlands.

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