Partner: Development Alternatives With Women for a New Era (DAWN)

  • November 14, 2013

Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN) was established in 1984 as a network of feminist scholars, researchers and activists working for economic and gender justice and sustainable and democratic development. DAWN provides a forum for feminist research, analysis and advocacy on global issues (economic, social and political) affecting the livelihoods, living standards,…

Activists Put Advocacy into Practice in Ethiopia

IWHC, along with partners DAWN and RESURJ, held a two-day Advocacy in Practice (AiP) workshop over the weekend leading up to the African Regional Conference on Population and Development (ARCPD) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The AiP workshop is an intensive training that supports participants to develop the leadership skills needed to effectively advocate for sexual…

African Feminists Ready to Tackle ICPD Conference in Addis

Negotiations are in full swing this week at the African Regional Conference on Population and Development in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This conference, convened by the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), will serve as the regional contribution to the…

Women and Youth Point the Way Forward for Asia and Pacific

As more than 400 government and civil society representatives from 40 countries meet in Bangkok this week for the 6th Asian and Pacific Population Conference, women’s rights and youth activists are calling for strong government commitments to sexual and reproductive health and rights in…

Women’s Major Group Response to UN Secretary General’s Report on MDGs and Post-2015 Framework

  • September 6, 2013

The Women's Major Group response to United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's report: "A Life of Dignity for All: Accelerating progress towards the MDG's and advancing the United Nations development agenda beyond 2015.”

Gender Equality and Women’s and Girls’ Rights in the Post-2015 Framework

  • May 14, 2013

The following joint letter was submitted by women's rights organizations to the High Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda.

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Activists Put Advocacy into Practice in Ethiopia

IWHC, along with partners DAWN and RESURJ, held a two-day Advocacy in Practice (AiP) workshop over the weekend leading up to the African Regional Conference on Population and Development (ARCPD) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The AiP workshop is an intensive training that supports participants to develop the leadership skills needed to effectively advocate for sexual…

African Feminists Ready to Tackle ICPD Conference in Addis

Negotiations are in full swing this week at the African Regional Conference on Population and Development in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This conference, convened by the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), will serve as the regional contribution to the…

Women and Youth Point the Way Forward for Asia and Pacific

As more than 400 government and civil society representatives from 40 countries meet in Bangkok this week for the 6th Asian and Pacific Population Conference, women’s rights and youth activists are calling for strong government commitments to sexual and reproductive health and rights in…

Women’s Major Group Response to UN Secretary General’s Report on MDGs and Post-2015 Framework

  • September 6, 2013

The Women's Major Group response to United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's report: "A Life of Dignity for All: Accelerating progress towards the MDG's and advancing the United Nations development agenda beyond 2015.”

Gender Equality and Women’s and Girls’ Rights in the Post-2015 Framework

  • May 14, 2013

The following joint letter was submitted by women's rights organizations to the High Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda.

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