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62nd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women: a call to the international community to empower rural women & girls

62nd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women: a call to the international community to empower rural women & girls

April 3, 2018 - By Graciela Hijar
Recent movements such as  #MeToo and #NiUnaMenos have sparked outrage and given rise to global conversations, shifting traditional views about gender and equality. We need to continue moving the agenda forward, to create synergies between diverse actors and tackle the deeply-rooted factors that currently impede women’s empowerment.
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Women Who Inspire: Nani Noverita

Women Who Inspire: Nani Noverita

March 1, 2018 - By Margo Thomas
Nani introduced herself as an iron worker, mother, and wife. Her narrative was simple, direct and extremely powerful, as she spoke of the circumstances in her life that led her to be homeless in New York City and how she took advantage of the job-training program to acquire new skills, secure a well-paying job, and move her family into a more secure social and economic situation.
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