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'Protection of the Family': A Human Rights Response

Recent moves at the UN for ‘protection of the family’ conflict with established principles of international human rights law, including universality and indivisibility.

'Protection of the Family': A Human Rights Response

Recent moves at the UN for ‘protection of the family’ conflict with established principles of international human rights law, including universality and indivisibility.

'Protection of the Family': A Human Rights Response

Recent moves at the UN for ‘protection of the family’ conflict with established principles of international human rights law, including universality and indivisibility.

Our Right to Safety: Women Human Rights Defenders' Holistic Approach to Protection

This publication provides a reflection on the complex situations of women who face threats and violations as a result of their work defending human rights.

Our Right to Safety: Women Human Rights Defenders' Holistic Approach to Protection

This publication provides a reflection on the complex situations of women who face threats and violations as a result of their work defending human rights.

Our Right to Safety: Women Human Rights Defenders' Holistic Approach to Protection

This publication provides a reflection on the complex situations of women who face threats and violations as a result of their work defending human rights.

Gender Consultant

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Location: Flexible

Organization: World Wildlife Fund

The objective of the consultancy is to develop a regional contextual gender analysis, strategy and action plan for achieving gender mainstreaming in the GEF Demand Project’s work in Latin America.

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Education Programme Manager

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Location: Flexible

Organization: ActionAid

Do you want to make a difference and positively impact the lives of some of the world’s poorest people? If so join ActionAid International as Education Programme Manager and ensure that multi-country programmes on education are effectively managed and aligned to our priorities.

We are a leading international charity. We support women and children in extreme poverty. We fight for their rights and for lasting change. Be part of the team helping make that happen.

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Policy Advisor on Civic Participation

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Location: Flexible

Organization: ActionAid

If you are an experienced policy analyst with excellent knowledge of development and are looking for a fresh challenge this position as Policy Advisor with ActionAid International then this is the role for you.

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How to spend EUR 500 million: women's rights groups on European UN grant

We welcome this week’s announcement of a EUR 500 million commitment for work to end violence against women and girls. But there are important caveats.

Source: Open Democracy 50.50 and AWID