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December 08, 2015   /  By Rahel Gettu

"As the Community Mobilization and Networking Adviser in UNAIDS Ethiopia, I promote gender equality and women’s empowerment by working with different actors like religious leaders and communities to raise awareness on GBV and HIV. We recently developed a sermon guide for religious leaders to speak up against any form of violence and stigma."  Read More


December 04, 2015   /  By Priti Patkar & Prof. (Dr.) Pravin P. Patkar

"There should be early intervention to protect young girls from having to endure violence; it has to be stopped before it begins. I was lucky to get necessary and timely support but there are many who don’t get it. No society should give up on its children. Education is the key to progress." Read More

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We cannot #EndPoverty if we don't end #GenderBasedViolence. #GBV effects 1 billion women worldwide https://t.co/W8poLDAj3b @WorldBankLive

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#maternalhealth affects women around the globe but in #Africa, the situation is much worse https://t.co/jWPLkIhLjE

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