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December 12, 2013   /  By KARINE LEPILLEZ, Program Manager, Africa

An overview of the Africa team's 3-day training and advocacy strategy review with their partner in South Africa, the Businesswomen’s Association of South Africa (BWASA). Read More

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December 10, 2013   /  By Gigi Scoles, Director, Human Rights

“The child, man or woman that you underpay because he or she is poor, the house girl you recruit to take care of your kids and who soon becomes your cook, washer girl or “mbanya,” is a trafficked person. Trafficking in persons is modern day slavery.” – Beatrice Titanji, National Vice President, Nku’mu Fed Fed. Read More

Dec
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December 10, 2013   /  By Jana Spacek, Program Coordinator, Global Leadership Network

Today, 50 extraordinary women leaders from 24 countries across the globe arrived for the VVLead Fellowship’s first annual South-South Exchange Program, this year taking place on the picturesque shores of Lake Victoria.  Read More

Dec
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December 09, 2013   /  By Figen Kelemer

Meet Figen Kelemer, Vice Youth Coordinator for Istanbul-Youth Network Against Child Commercial Sexual Exploitation. She is also a featured blogger for our participation in the 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women. Read More

Dec
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December 08, 2013   /  By Anya Delgado

Meet Anya Delgado, a Mexican women´s rights defender who has been engaged with different initiatives to raise awareness and strengthen capacities on women and girls´ rights in Mexico and Latin America. She is also a featured bloger for 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women.   Read More

Dec
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December 07, 2013   /  By Monique Altschul

Meet Monique Altschul, Executive Director for Fundación Mujeres en Iguladad (MEI) and a featured blogger for our participation in the 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women. Read More

Dec
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December 07, 2013

Vital Voices partners with Gucci's CHIME FOR CHANGE global campaign to raise awareness and funds for girls' and women's empowerment; a winning team for their San Francisco hackathon develops an app for Vital Voices to share inspiring stories of female leadership.  Read More

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December 06, 2013   /  By Pumeza Mafani

Meet Pumeza Mafani, National Coordinator for Thuthuzela Care Centre Sexual Offences and Community Affairs Unit, National Prosecuting Authority. She is also a featured blogger for our participation in the 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women. Read More

Dec
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December 05, 2013   /  By Cindy Dyer, Vice President of Human Rights & Megan Abbot, Human Rights Program Coordinator

Learn more about our Human Rights team's training program, the Institute, which mobilizes and refines the crimnal justice response to GBV and human trafficking.  Read More

Dec
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December 04, 2013

Meet Valerie Kariem, National Project Manager for Zivikele Training.  She is featured in this blog for our participation in the 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women. Read More

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