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Isis-WICCE Resource Hub Weekly Links [August 2016]

Each week, we share selected news, information and resources on Women, Peace and Security around the world.

Can a radio series change attitudes and norms on violence against women (VAW)? Oxfam shares how edutainment reduces VAW

To ensure justice for survivors of sexual violence (including rape) in the ongoing peace talks ending five decades of armed conflict, the Colombian government will grant no amnesty to perpetrators of sexual violence via Telesur

With over 2.6 million of its citizens forcibly displaced, South Sudan currently ranks among the countries with the highest levels of conflict-induced population displacement globally. UNCHR takes a closer look at the current refugee crisis in South Sudan and neighboring countries.

Still no country for women? Read more on how the Security council has tactfully eliminated female candidates vying for the position of the next UN Secretary-General via Inclusive democracy

Across the world, women are using ICTs to support rights agendas, tell their own stories and challenge gender stereotypes. Learn more through this Toolkit.

Are you a young feminist interested in connecting with others? Click here to join a budding community.

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