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November 30, 2014   /  By Titi Akosa, Executive Director Centre for 21st Century Issues

Through my work as a lawyer and gender expert in Nigeria, I see how gender-based violence is destroying family cohesion and peace in my community. Read More

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November 29, 2014   /  By Sagal Cali, Somali Women Development Center

At the Somali Women Development Center (SWDC), we strive to minimize the number of women subjected to violence by empowering them through access to justice and greater economic independence.   Read More

Nov
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November 28, 2014   /  By Adimaimalaga (Adi) Tafuna'i, Founder (WIBDI)

WIBDI became involved in gender issues when women’s roles changed from homemakers to bread winners. Read More

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November 27, 2014   /  By Guerda Constant, General Coordinator Light of Light Foundation

The struggle for equality between men and women goes beyond the issue of equalization. It is imperative, essential, and useful for the well-being of humanity. Read More

Nov
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November 26, 2014   /  By Roshaneh Zafar, Founder Kashf Foundation

Kashf’s programs are premised on the fact that women play important social and economic roles, the effectiveness of which is critical for household welfare. Read More

Nov
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November 25, 2014   /  By Beatrice Titanji, National Vice President Nkumu Fed-Fed

As a women’s rights advocate from Cameroon, I feel that there is very little talk about GBV and VAW in my home country. Read More

Nov
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November 24, 2014

Follow our blog series presenting voices of the Vital Voices Global Leadership Network and men who advocate on behalf of women and girls globally. Read More

Nov
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November 19, 2014   /  By Dr. Victoria Kisyombe

Vital Voices honoree Dr. Victoria Kisyombe marks Women's Entrepreneurship Day with reflections on the power of micro-leasing in Tanzania. Read More

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November 11, 2014   /  By Danielle Irons, 2014 VV GROW Fellow, Jamaica

What happens when you join a group of women who are committed to building successful businesses, supporting each other, and impacting people in their community? Read Danielle's perspective on the VV GROW training.  Read More

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November 06, 2014   /  By Olabisi Talabi, 2014 VV GROW Fellow

Meet Olabisi Talabi, Managing Director of Landmark Foods Ltd, Nigeria, and a 2014 VV GROW Fellow. Read More

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