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Take action to Orange your day

See note in: UN WOMEN The UN Secretary-General’s UNiTE to End Violence against Women campaign, managed by UN Women, has proclaimed every 25th of the month as “Orange Day” – a day to take action to raise awareness and prevent violence against women and girls. Initiated...

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We don‘t forget!

Three years ago, on April 14, 276 schoolgirls were abducted by the terror militia Boko Haram in north-eastern Nigeria. 57 young women succeeded to escape shortly after the kidnapping, 21 pupils were released after negotiations on October 19, 2016 and two more were...

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March 8th: International Women’s Day

This March 8th, organizations and women’s networks linked to Mission 21 around the world will conduct different activities to commemorate the International Women’s Day. We want to share the reflections and mobilization actions that are being developed as an expression...

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A sign of hope on Human Rights Day

“Saturday, 10th December is #humanrightsday. We are thinking about all those who are deprived from their rights, for example in Nigeria. Thousands of people suffer from Boko Haram’s terror and the consequences of it.  We find that a picture is worth more than a...

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