Tagged as: women’s rights

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WOREC Marks 25 years of Advancing Women’s Rights

On the occasion of Women’s Rehabilitation Centre (WOREC) Nepal’s 25th anniversary, we relfected on our partnership over the years. Our journey in solidarity to advance gender equality and women’s freedom, started at the 2007 Women’s Leadership Institute, when WOREC’s Smriti challenged the way we looked at women’s rights activism. Participants

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Gender Blind Presidential Election in Uganda

On Thursday February 18, 2016 Ugandans cast their votes to elect a new president after several months of campaigns by eight presidential candidates who included one woman.  In this article, our partner organization FOKUS analyses the presidential campaigns from a gender perspective. The Ugandan Constitution states that parliament shall be

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