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Women’s March on America: events around the world

A Women’s March on America has been organised in the United States, inspired by the Women’s March on Washington, which calls on all US Americans to hold marches on 21 January 2017 in communities across the country.

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Webinar on Unpaid Care Work and Violence Against Women

Evidence suggests that women’s economic empowerment cannot be achieved without addressing women’s unequal workload, which reinforces gender inequalities by impinging upon education, restricting opportunities for paid work, putting women at greater risk of gender-based violence, and limiting women’s political participation.

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Families on the Move: A conference on migration, gender and family relations

UN Women and NYUSPS Center for Global Affairs invite you to a conference that examines how migration shapes and transforms families.

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17 Days of Activism for the Empowerment of rural women and their communities

Register online to join 17 Days campaign actors and connect with our rural women programs.

Source: Women's World Summit Foundation Read more

AWID Webinar on Data, Resources and Women's Rights

On 19 May, we are honored to provide a platform for feminist activists and women's rights advocates to dialogue, reflect and strategize on the role of data on resources and decision-making within women’s movements.

Course: Researching Gender-Based Violence. Methods and Meaning

This course aims to strengthen participants’ knowledge and skills to conduct or commission technically rigorous, ethical and policy- and service-relevant research on various forms of violence against women.

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Call for Applications: DAWN Training Institute

The DAWN Training Institute is a two and a half week intensive training programme for young feminist activists and advocates. The programme draws on DAWN’s feminist analysis which interlinks issues under the themes of Political Economy of Globalisation (PEG), Political Ecology and Sustainability (PEAS), Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR), and Political Restructuring and Social Transformation (PRST).

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