August 18, 2016
Call for peace in South Sudan!
Join 2015 Sister-to-Sister Mentorship Program participant Riya Williams to call for peace in South Sudan! Take a photo with a message of peace and share it with the hashtag #PeaceInSouthSudan. Williams started the photo campaign…READ MORE >
August 22, 2016
5 ways women use tech to empower, defend and educate
Extraordinary advances in technology as well as its increased accessibility have meant a change in how we mobilize and advocate for change. Women’s groups in particular are using communications and information technology to empower, defend…READ MORE >
August 25, 2016
Iranian activists call for end to death penalty
Iranian human rights activists – including Nobel Peace Laureate Shirin Ebadi – have released a statement calling for the Islamic Republic of Iran to end the use of the death penalty. In the statement, 22…READ MORE >
August 29, 2016
Sister-to-Sister 2016 begins in Ottawa!
We are thrilled to welcome four women’s rights activists to Ottawa for the 2016 Sister-to-Sister Mentorship Program! Diana García Salamanca (Colombia), Hay Mann Zaw (Burma) and Maryam Shafipour (Iran) will work alongside the Nobel Women’s Initiative team…READ MORE >
August 31, 2016
Women’s groups call on UN to end violence in Congo
Nine women’s groups and civil society organizations from the Democratic Republic of the Congo are calling on the United Nations and the Congolese government to take immediate action to prevent further violence in Eastern Congo….READ MORE >
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