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  1. UNIFEM Commemorates November 25th and the 16 Days of Activism Campaign

    In Ecuador, UNIFEM is partnering with national women's institutions, CONAMU, the municipality of Quito and Amnesty In

    Wednesday, November 24, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 112
  2. Sixteen Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

    Like every year, Working Women Organization is organizing the campaign on “Sixteen Days of Activism Against Gen

    Tuesday, December 9, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 115
  3. Letter Writing Campaign - WOREC NEPAL - Women Human Rights Defenders Assaulted and Beaten

    WOREC Nepal and NAWHRDs is appalled and deeply shocked on hearing the cruel brutality of the Police a

    Wednesday, December 31, 2008 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 121
  4. South Asian Campaign to End All Violence against Women

    The six-year, six-country, South Asian Campaign to End All Violence against Women - or the 'WE CAN" campaign - a

    Wednesday, December 31, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 125
  5. Third Women Congress of Western Sahara

    Moved by the sufferings, human rights violantions and inhuman conditions reigning in their country, the National Unio

    Saturday, February 24, 1996 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 134
  6. Urgent Action Alert: Call for the Immediate Release of Burmese Democracy Activist Nilar Thein

    ilar Thein, a woman human rights defender and leading pro-democracy activist was arrested on 10 September 2008 and is

    Monday, December 31, 2007 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 135
  7. Chad: No Safe Place for Women

    Sudanese Women living in refugee camps in eastern Chad are facing rape and other forms of violence.

    Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 141
  8. KWAT Condemns the Impunity of the Brutal Rape and Murder of 15 year-old School Girl in Kachin State

    KWAT strongly condemns the impunity and this act of crime against humanity and lack of rule of law in Burma.

    Wednesday, August 20, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 148
  9. Women Victims of Sexual Violence: Amnesty International Hands Over 70,000 Signature Petition to the Cote D'Ivoire Ambassador in Paris

    Amnesty International yesterday met, in Paris, His Excellency Mr Pierre-Aimé Kipré, Côte d'Ivoire

    Monday, March 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 157
  10. Karama: Ending Violence in Our Own Terms

    Karama aims to strengthen efforts to end violence against women by bringing together local women's organizations and

    Friday, December 31, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 159
  11. Rabat Appeal for the Regional Campaign Equality without Reservation

    Despite recent advancements in the women's movement in many Arab countries, flagrant discrimination and violence cont

    Wednesday, May 31, 2006 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 161
  12. Naked Facts: Women are Not Meat, Children are Not Slaves and People are Not Commodities

    ASTRA is a nongovernmental organization in Serbia with a mission to combat human trafficking and trafficking of women

    Saturday, May 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 176
  13. UNIFEM Commemorates November 25th and the 16 Days of Activism Campaign

    UNIFEM is supporting local NGO activities in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan during the 16 Day

    Monday, November 22, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 178
  14. Regional Women's Conference

    The conference, dedicated to women's rights in the post-soviet countries, aimed at providing more information about t

    Monday, May 12, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 186
  15. 88 Day Campaign Regarding Violence Against Women

    Public meetings and rallies will be organiZed in the source areas and local NGOs are participating in this movement.

    Sunday, December 4, 2005 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 190
  16. Letter: Women Groups Call on the UN Security Council to Prosecute Senior General Than Shwe


    Wednesday, June 24, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 191
  17. Protect Women from Violence in Gujarat, India

    Victims continue to seek justice for the February 2002 attacks against the Muslim minority in Gujarat, India.

    Sunday, March 27, 2005 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 193
  18. Online Petition Against Sharia Laws

    Women's Rights Watch Nigeria is urging the Federal Government of Nigeria, through an online petition, to seek judicia

    Wednesday, December 31, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 198
  19. Rural Indian Women Organize Violence Prevention

    Though women throughout Medak have formed local watchdog groups, as day laborers making less than $1/day, they can't

    Tuesday, August 31, 2004 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 199
  20. CALL TO ACTION: Say NO UNiTE to End Violence against Women Global Call for Action

    Say NO – UNiTE to End Violence against Women is a global call for action, launched in November 2009, on ending

    Wednesday, April 21, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 202
  21. Women Students Prevent Incest and Help Victims

    Studies conducted by RAHI amongst women college students in India have shown that incest/child sexual abuse is preval

    Monday, July 19, 2004 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 204
  22. Campaign for Amina Lawal

    On 22 March 2002, Amina Lawal, 30 years old, Muslim, was condemned to death for having a child as a divorced woman by

    Wednesday, September 24, 2003 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 205
  23. Campaign for Good Governance

    Launched after the first muti-party democratic elections after three decades, the purpose of the Campaign for Good Go

    Sunday, December 31, 1995 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 216
  24. Shattering Silences: Karen Women speak out about the Burmese Military Regime's use of Rape as a Strategy of War in Karen State

    The Karen Women's Organization is a community-based organization of Karen women working in development/relief in the

    Tuesday, May 31, 2005 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 220
  25. Rape in Burundi: Demand Justice Now!

    Rape is widespread throughout Burundi, though many cases remain unprosecuted.

    Sunday, July 20, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 226
  26. End harassment of women human rights defenders

    Saturday, January 9, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 232
  27. Women Under Attack

    Women and children have been systematically attacked during Burundi's 10-year conflict Sexual violence has been widel

    Sunday, February 29, 2004 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 235
  28. The Women of Birao Tell Their Own Stories

    Since July 2007, the Comité d'Aide Médicale has implemented a psychosocial program that supports people

    Saturday, May 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 237
  29. Women Pedal for Peace

    The "Peace Bikes" initiative is part of UNDP's larger sexual and gender-based violence programme which has

    Thursday, July 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 242
  30. 6th Congress of the National Union of Eritrean Women: Women Make a Difference

    Almost 400 women from around the country and abroad participated in the 6th Congress of the National Union of Eritrea

    Wednesday, March 26, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 252
  31. Shocking Sexual Violence Against Women in Ogaden

    As it is known Ogaden is cut off from the rest of the world and unfortunately gross human rights violations that are

    Wednesday, February 3, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 254
  32. Darfur Women Speak

    Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) sent a team of four experts to gather an in-depth picture of the lives and concerns

    Friday, October 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 256
  33. 16 Days of Activism Against Violence

    The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is part of the Global Campaign for women's human rights.

    Tuesday, December 9, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 265
  34. First East Timorese Women's Conference: Together Against Violence of Women

    On UN Day Against Violence of Women, a coalition of women's organizations, including FOKUPERS, Organizacao da Mulher

    Tuesday, November 24, 1998 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 271
  35. Darfur Peace and Development

    Darfur Peace and Development Organization is non-profit and non-sectarian.

    Saturday, December 31, 2005 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 272
  36. Sudanese Women's Statement on Darfur

    Femmes Africa Solidarité and its partner World YWCA successfully organised a Panel and a series of high level

    Tuesday, March 11, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 273
  37. FAS Executive Director Visits Refugee Camps with Seven Other Notable Women: Solidarity Mission to Push for Ceasefire in Darfur, Chad

    Bineta Diop, Executive Director of Femmes Africa Solidarité (FAS), has just returned from a solidarity and fac

    Sunday, September 16, 2007 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 274
  38. Take Action: Witness and Zimbabwean Research and Advocacy Unit (RAU):

    In 2008, political violence erupted throughout Zimbabwe as a result of highly contested national elections.

    Friday, July 31, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 279
  39. YWCA Initiatives on Zimbabwe

    Dear Colleagues and Friends,

    Monday, December 31, 2007 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 281
  40. Urgent Appeal for Solidarity by Zimbabwean Women to African Women and Women All Over the World

    On March 29,2009 Zimbabwe went to the polls to elect its next government until 2013.

    Wednesday, April 30, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 282
  41. UNIFEM Launches Global Action Platform To End Violence Against Women

    United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) launched the global advocacy initiative Say NO - UNiTE to End Viol

    Thursday, November 5, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 283
  42. Support For Women in Zimbabwe who Refuse to be Intimadated

    Since Valentine's Day 2003, women belonging to the human rights organization Women of Zimbabwe Arise (WOZA) have been

    Wednesday, December 31, 2003 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 284
  43. Campaign Against Post-Election Sexual Violence

    A 23-year old woman was captured by government youth militia in north-eastern Zimbabwe and dragged to their camp near

    Monday, December 31, 2001 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 285
  44. CALL FOR PAPERS: The Body of the Nation: International Efforts to Address Sexual Violence in Conflict and Post-Conflict Zones

    Feminists in the academy have an opportunity to help shape the questions leaders will answer as they formulate policy

    Wednesday, December 30, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 291
  45. Open Letter to the Security Council Members regarding the Situation in Guinea

    Dear Ambassador,

    Monday, October 12, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 293
  46. 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence: Fundraising for 16 Days Activities

    Based on the survey sent to 16 Days Campaign participants after last year's campaign, one of the primary challenges t

    Tuesday, November 24, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 295
  47. Global GEAR Campaign petition to build a UN that really works for all women!

    This year, at the United Nations 53rd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) the GEAR Campaign launch

    Wednesday, December 31, 2008 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 296
  48. Department of Defense Partners with Men Can Stop Rape on Sexual Assault Prevention Campaign

    In support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month and as part of their recent efforts to create a "culture of prevent

    Wednesday, April 1, 2009 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 297
  49. Africa: Violence Against Women In Africa: From Discrimination To Impunity

    African Women's Day gives us the opportunity to remember that gender- based violence is one of the most serious and w

    Monday, June 30, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 301
  50. The Disarm Domestic Violence Campaign Goes to the End of the World

    In Ushuia (Argentina), the southernmost city in the world, more than 90 women community leaders, government officials

    Tuesday, April 6, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 306