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Mexican court acquits human rights defender

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A Mexican court has acquitted indigenous human rights defender Lucila Bettina Cruz Velazquez of all charges against her. Bettina Cruz… Read More »

#SurvivorsUnited delegation wraps up in Colombia

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The #SurvivorsUnited delegation has returned home after a powerful week in Colombia to share the needs and demands of sexual… Read More »

#SurvivorsUnited urges women’s inclusion in Colombia peace process

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Delegates from the International Campaign to Stop Rape and Gender Violence in Conflict‘s #SurvivorsUnited delegation to Colombia – including Nobel… Read More »

Tawakkol Karman urges peaceful protest in Yemen

Tawakkol Karman urges peaceful protest in Yemen

Yemen’s Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Tawakkol Karman is urging citizens of Yemen to rise against the Houthi coup and continue… Read More »

African leaders call for AU to act on violence against women

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Nobel Peace Laureate and Campaign co-chair, Leymah Gbowee, led an International Campaign to Stop Rape & Gender Violence in Conflict delegation to… Read More »

Join Stop Rape Campaign’s delegation to Colombia

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Join us as we follow the International Campaign to Stop Rape & Gender Violence in Conflict’s delegation to Colombia from… Read More »

Release Raif Badawi: Saudi Arabia

Release Raif Badawi: Saudi Arabia

The Nobel Women’s Initiative has sent an open letter to Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, urging… Read More »

Sister to Sister Update – Maha: Looking forward

Sister to Sister Update - Maha: Looking forward

Maha joined us in Ottawa for the 2014 Sister-to-Sister Mentorship Program. She completed six weeks of communications and advocacy training… Read More »

Spanish Embassy Massacre: Justice in Guatemala

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Police Chief Pedro Garcia Arrendondo has been found guilty of ordering an attack on the Spanish Embassy  in Guatemala City… Read More »

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