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Nobel Laureates to Obama: Reject Keystone XL!

Nobel Laureates to Obama: Reject Keystone XL!

Ten Nobel Peace Laureates, including former President Jimmy Carter, Jody Williams and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, have once again renewed their… Read More »

Speaking out against the Energy East Pipeline

Speaking out against the Energy East Pipeline

On April 7, almost 200 individuals attended an Ontario Energy Board meeting to discuss concerns about proposed Energy East Pipeline… Read More »

Rwandan women rebuild: 20 years of reconciliation

Rwandan women rebuild: 20 years of reconciliation

The genocide of 1994 left Rwanda stripped of social, economic, and political institutions. In the wake of the massacres, women… Read More »

Rigoberta Menchú Tum denounces Judge Barrios suspension

Rigoberta Menchú Tum denounces Judge Barrios suspension

In a statement released on April 7 the Rigoberta Menchú Tum Foundation denounced the Honour Tribunal of the Guatemalan Bar Association’s decision to… Read More »

Climate change equals security risk: New report

Climate change equals security risk: New report

A new report confirms what human rights and humanitarian organizations have known for decades: current trends in climate change mean security… Read More »

Women lead Philippines historic peace accord

Women lead Philippines historic peace accord

On March 27, 2014, women leaders in the Philippines negotiated and signed a historic accord bringing peace to a region… Read More »

Quarterly Update – March 2014

Quarterly Update – March 2014

The Nobel Women’s Initiative Update for January to March 2014 is available now! Check your inbox, or read it on… Read More »

Nobel Women call for release of Sudan activist

Nobel Women call for release of Sudan activist

The Nobel Women’s Initiative sent a letter last week to Sudan’s President Omar Hassan Ahmad al-Bashir in response to the… Read More »

Sudan: Activists denounce cancellation of Women’s Day event

Sudan: Activists denounce cancellation of Women's Day event

More than 30 Sudanese women’s organizations have issued a statement denouncing the Sudanese government for intentionally disrupting this year’s International… Read More »

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