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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.

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.

Join us at the Festival of Choice 2016!

The London Festival of Choice aims to raise awareness of threats to reproductive rights and the plight of those in countries around the world who do not have access to safe and legal abortion.

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We need your expertise to identify examples of meaningful change for women!

Deadline: 8 September 2016

Call for contributions for a study on “good practices” in the elimination of discrimination against women for the UN Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and practice

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Visibility and rights of women living with HIV in Portugal

Women represent one third of the HIV infections in Portugal and the predominant transmission mode is heterosexual showing that HIV remains complex, imposing specific challenges to women and particularly to women living with HIV.

Source: Associação SERES Read more

Join our Webinar and eDiscussion on Self-Care and Collective Wellbeing

Join an opening webinar (August 22, 2016) and an online discussion (August 22-26, 2016) on the politics and practice of self-care, collective wellbeing, health and healing justice in our lives and our movements! 

Join our Webinar and eDiscussion on Self-Care and Collective Wellbeing

Join an opening webinar (August 22, 2016) and an online discussion (August 22-26, 2016) on the politics and practice of self-care, collective wellbeing, health and healing justice in our lives and our movements! 

Join our Webinar and eDiscussion on Self-Care and Collective Wellbeing

Join an opening webinar (August 22, 2016) and an online discussion (August 22-26, 2016) on the politics and practice of self-care, collective wellbeing, health and healing justice in our lives and our movements! 

Join our Webinar on Bridging Gaps: A Conversation between Disability, Intersex and Trans Activists

On August 17th, 2016 join us for a webinar on "Bridging Gaps: A conversation between Disability, Intersex and Trans Activists".

Disability Rights Fund Releases Second 2016 Request for Proposals

Deadline: 18 August 2016

The Disability Rights Fund (DRF) announces its second 2016 grants round, “CRPD at 10: Accessing the Right to Development.” Grantmaking in this round will be targeted to disabled persons’ organizations (DPOs) in Bangladesh, Pacific Island Countries, Rwanda, and Uganda.

Source: Disability Rights Fund Read more