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#16Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence: Take Action Kit 2016

The theme of the 2016 #16Days Campaign is “From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Make Education Safe for All”.

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#16Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence: Take Action Kit 2016

The theme of the 2016 #16Days Campaign is “From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Make Education Safe for All”.

Source: 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign Read more

Their freedom, our fight!

Across Europe, we are watching in horror as the Polish parliament tries to take away woemn's fundamental human rights. We condemn this attack on your freedom to make choices. We support your efforts to stop this terrible ban on abortion and we stand with you in solidarity across borders.

Source: WeMove.EU Read more

Gender & Development: Natural Resource Justice

Deadline: 15 December 2016

In November 2017, the international journal Gender & Development will examine the theme of Natural Resource Justice, through the lens of gender equality and women’s rights.

Source: Gender & Development Read more

FRIDA | The Young Feminist Fund - Call for Grant Applications

Deadline extended: 27 November 2016

FRIDA est fièr de lancer leur quatrième appel à propositions. Nous avons l’intention de soutenir jusqu’à 30 nouveaux groupes de jeunes féministes dirigés par des jeunes femmes et transsexuel(le)s âgé(e)s de moins de trente ans.

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CEDAW: Call for comments on gender-based violence

Deadline: 30 September 2016

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women invites you to submit comments to the General Recommendation No. 19.

Source: The Observatory on the Universality of Rights (OURs) Read more

Nominations for the second annual Paula Kantor Award for Excellence in Field Research

Deadline: 14 October 2016

The award will recognize outstanding achievement of a young sub-Saharan African female researcher, in the fields of gender and empowerment of women and girls.

Source: The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) Read more

Call for UN Women to Meaningfully Consult Sex Workers

Call on UN Women to engage in a meaningful consultation with sex workers in developing their policy on sex work and ensure their sex work policy respects, protects and fulfils the human rights of sex workers and recognises the agency and self-determination of sex workers.

Source: Manifesta Read more

World Leaders Must Act Now to Address a Global Contraceptive Crisis

Global Call to Action is urging U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon to highlight the centrality of contraceptives to achieving the sustainable development goals.

Source: Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition Read more

Virtual participation at the 2016 AWID Forum

There are a number of ways to participate in the Forum online, whether you’re there in person or virtually.