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Act Now For Afghan Women's Rights ACTION
World  (tags: women, culture, Cameron, humanrights, Afghanistan, violence, world )

- 1472 days ago -
A backlash against high-profile women has already begun. Call on David Cameron to take a lead on supporting and protecting women's right in Afghanistan.
World  (tags: Sochi Winter Olympics, women, Human Trafficking, society, crime, world )

- 1484 days ago -
Recently, the price of fame may have nearly cost me my life, when a man fabricated a broadcasting contract with a major network in order to get me and another media personality to Russia for the Sochi Olympics.
South Asia Afghan Government to Rewrite 'Anti-Women' Law
World  (tags: humanrights, Karzai, law, women, girls, violence, crime )

- 1489 days ago -
Just one week after you took Action on our Urgent Alert calling on Afghan President Karzai not to sign the new criminal code that threatened the safety and security of Afghan women and girls into law, we're happy to tell you that your voice was heard!
Protect Women and Girls From Rape
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, women, ACTION PLEASE, Rape )

- 1492 days ago -
arget: President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud Goal: Provide protection for women and girls against rape and aid for survivors Many women and girls who live in Mogadishu, Somalia live in constant fear of being raped. In 2013
One-in-3 Women Experience Violence Worldwide: Help Make It None-in-3! ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, freedoms, crime, women, girls, VAWA )

- 1494 days ago -
The International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA) would coordinate and improve existing U.S. foreign assistance efforts to stop this global crisis.
One Billion Rising
World  (tags: humanrights, women, girls, violence, society, freedoms, HumanRights )

- 1495 days ago -
It is time to recognize that violence against women and girls is and remains a major political challenge of the 21st century, alongside racial, economic and gender tyranny.
Afghanistan: Protect Women & Girls From Violence ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, women, girls, children, Afghanistan, violence, trafficking, society )

- 1497 days ago -
Afghan women have been fighting for equal rights and protection under the law, and they are in imminent danger of losing their hard won gains. Please stand with Equality Now and our partner, Women for Afghan Women, in urgently calling on President Karzai
No More Violence for Ethiopian Women - The Literacy Site
World  (tags: women, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, corruption, UnitedNations, violence )

- 1524 days ago -
A dangerous catch-22 plagues many Ethiopian girls today: they must choose between marriage before the age of 16 or face intense manual labor and sexual slavery if they leave home. It's a life doomed for violence and injustice.
Female Genital Mutilation on the Rise Among Southeast Asian Muslims
World  (tags: female genital mutilation, religion, women, freedoms, politics, society, world, asia, news )

- 1560 days ago -
More than 90 percent of women surveyed in Malaysia have been circumcised, and experts say increasing regional Islamic conservatism may be the reason why.
Taking Charge: How African Women Are Making Major Gains
World  (tags: world, politics, africa, women, society, news, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', interesting )

- 1562 days ago -
Women in Africa are making great strides in politics and business, and are considered more reliable partners for international aid projects than their male counterparts
Video:Defend the Defenders
World  (tags: women, world, violence, society, sadness, politics, law, humans, health, freedoms, family, ethics, culture, crime, children, child, abuse, violence, humanrights, HumanRights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', GoodNews )

- 1563 days ago -
Though their backs are up against the walls of oppression, women's rights activists refuse to back down. In celebration of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, watch stories about three courageous women
Domestic Abuse: A View From Inside
World  (tags: world, humanrights, violence, women, Domestic abuse )

- 1571 days ago -
My experience comes from being in a 10 year emotionally abusive relationship. The type of relationship where (in my case) the guy is 'quite strict' he 'likes things a certain way' he 'gets upset if he
Syria Has Become a Terrible Place to Be a Woman
World  (tags: politics, violence, society, women, Syrian conflict, world, news, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights )

- 1575 days ago -
Violence against women has skyrocketed since the Syrian conflict began.
Video:Afshan Khan - The Missing Peace - TEDxSMU 2013
World  (tags: women, world, freedoms, government, health, politics, rights, safety, society, education, GoodNews, humanrights, HumanRights, ethics )

- 1578 days ago -
"Malala Moments for Every Woman" On October 19, Women for Women International President and CEO Afshan Khan spoke at the TEDxSMU summit on the need to invest in women at the grassroots level in post-conflict countries as a key to building peace.
Empower Afghan Women With Midwife Training
World  (tags: world, middle-east, humanrights, petition, Empower Afghan, women, Midwives )

- 1590 days ago -
One in fifteen Afghan women die due to complications during pregnancy. Help put a stop to these unnecessary deaths.

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