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Nobel Laureates: End the violence in Gaza

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Arabic    Persian The Nobel Women’s Initiative calls for an immediate ceasefire to stop the violence in Gaza, now entering… Read More »

New Volunteer Opportunities!

  The Nobel Women’s Initiative is looking to fill four volunteer roles!   BACKGROUND: The Nobel Women’s Initiative uses the… Read More »

Central American child migrant crisis intensifies

Central American child migrant crisis intensifies

The U.S. Government has requested additional funding to expedite deportations of child migrants presenting themselves at the U.S. border. Leading… Read More »

Nobel Women’s Initiative releases 2013 Annual Report!

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The Nobel Women’s Initiative is pleased to announce the release of our 2013 Annual Report! Check out some of the… Read More »

Tahoe facing lawsuit in Canada for shooting at Guatemalan mine


Seven indigenous Guatemalan protestors have filed a civil lawsuit against Canadian mining company Tahoe Resources for violence inflicted on them… Read More »

Women Activists Arrested After Protesting Against Rape in Burma

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On June 25, Burmese forces arrested 8 women activists for staging peaceful protests against sexual violence. The two demonstrations were… Read More »

Nobel Women Gravely Concerned about Myanmar’s Proposed “Inter-Faith Marriage Law”

The Nobel Women’s Initiative has issued a statement against Myanmar’s proposed “Inter-Faith Marriage Law”.  The Nobel Women’s Initiative calls on the… Read More »

Sudden Closure of Sudanese Women’s Centre Sparks Concern

Sudden Closure of Sudanese Women's Centre Sparks Concern

On June 24 Sudanese authorities shut down the Salmmah Women’s Resource Center in Khartoum without explanation. “They immediately entered and… Read More »

Three student activists detained without charge in Sudan

Three student activists detained without charge in Sudan

The Nobel Women’s Initiative urges Sudanese authorities to immediately and unconditionally release student activists, Mohamed Salah Mohamed Adbelrahman, Taj Alsir… Read More »


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