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Training: The Women’s Leadership Institute on Peace and Security

The Women’s Leadership Institute on Peace and Security is designed to strengthen the transformative leadership of activists in fragile and conflict-affected areas in Africa and Asia.

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Professional development programme for gender trainers

This six-month certified programme, offered by KIT and UN Women Training Centre, aims to

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Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity: Registration is now open!

One of the most ‘diverse gatherings’ in the world encourages and respects voices from “diverse” perspective, including: voices from persons representing all disability areas; experiences of family members and supporters across all disability and diversity areas; responsiveness to diverse cultural and language differences; evidence of researchers and academics studying diversity and disability; stories of persons providing powerful lessons.

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Managing Gender-based Violence Programmes in Emergencies

The course by UNFPA targets new or emerging gender-based violence (GBV) specialists as well as humanitarian or development practitioners - and others - who want to increase their knowledge around GBV prevention and response in emergencies.

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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.

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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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