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African States should implement Maputo Protocol and protect women human rights defenders

In a statement to the 54th session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, ISHR has called on African States to strengthen the level of support and protection provided to women human rights defenders. 

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Mid-COP19 Update: Recap & Progress in a Sea of Stagnation

Gender cannot be mainstreamed into a zero outcome!

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Afro-Colombian Women refuse to continue being unnamed victims

The Afro-Colombian Women Human Rights Defenders Project continues demanding recognition of paramilitary groups mainly responsible for these crimes

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On Rape Incidents in Areas Ravaged by Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan)

GABRIELA Alliance of Filipino Women expresses serious alarm over reports of rape incidents in Tacloban City, Leyte, which is among the localities hardest hit by super-typhoon Yolanda (International name Haiyan) that ravaged the Philippines and left thousands of people dead and millions more displaced and devastated.

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Statement of the National Network of Human Rights Defenders in Mexico

National Network of Human Rights Defenders in Mexico and the Mesoamerican Initiative of Women Human Rights Defenders issue statement in response to the recent UN recommendations to Mexico on human rights, particularly WHRDs and female journalists 

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Arab Regional Network on Women, Peace and Security Established in Response to Critical Needs

On October 29th, following a landmark regional training, participants from fourteen countries unanimously called for the establishment of an Arab Regional Network on Women, Peace, and Security (WPS).

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Milestone for Jordanian Women in Politics and WLP Training Participants Join the Senate

Nine women in total were appointed to the seventy-five member senate.

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Written Statement to the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women by Voluntary Service Overseas

Priority theme: Challenges and achievements in the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals for women and girls

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The Women's Environment and Development Organization at COP19

People and the Planet Cannot Afford to Wait. The Women's Environment and Development Organization (WEDO) at COP19: Priorities, Events, Advocacy and More!

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M23 Surrenders in Democratic Republic of Congo

After an armed conflict lasting almost 2 years, leaders of the M23 uprising in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo announced their surrender. 

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