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December 10, 2014   /  By Alvin Allgood, COO Vital Voices

Our recognition of these men is important to me because violence against women is a human rights issue — not a women's issue.  Read More


December 09, 2014   /  By Suaad Allami, Founder& Director Women for Progress Center, Sadr City

I felt compelled to help women, and I had the tools to do so, with my expertise in law, women’s issues and civil society development. In 2007, I founded Women for Progress in Sadr City.  Read More


December 08, 2014   /  By Elsa Marie D'Silva, Founder Safecity, India

I decided to launch an online platform, Safecity, where women could share their personal experiences of sexual harassment and abuse in public spaces.  Read More

Progress for women & girls in #Nigeria as state of Ogun will now prosecute for #FGM via @DailyTimesNGR http://t.co/AQtedHD1S6

11:05 am Dec 21st via Hootsuite

Why #women often don’t lead the companies they've founded via @fastcompany http://t.co/Z1XYws2tnd

10:50 am Dec 20th via Hootsuite

Education, unemployment & #domesticviolence are top 3 concerns for #Afghan women via @Asia_Foundation http://t.co/dt2qPoUEX2 #AfghanSurvey

04:35 pm Dec 19th via Hootsuite