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Fartuun Adan and Ilwad Elman Named Aurora Prize Laureates

(Seattle, WA, USA) The Aurora Humanitarian Initiative named Fartuun Adan and Ilwad Elman of the Elman Peace Center in Somalia as the 2020 Aurora Prize Laureates. Adan is a Founding Board Member of…

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Pakistan in Focus: From Zainab Ali Khan, Founding Working Group Member

Zainab Ali Khan, Founding Working Group Member of Every Woman Treaty, is a Gender Specialist with over 10 years of work experience in the Development and Corporate sectors of Pakistan. Belonging to a…

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Dr. Anyouzoa: Inflection Point in Cameroon

Women’s rights are human rights. And human rights are women’s rights. The escalation of preventable violence in Cameroon underscores the need for a binding, global treaty that levels the law for…

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Must Reads: Uyghurs Speak Out

Must Reads: Zumrat Dawut, a Uyghur woman, speaks out about the Chinese government’s human rights abuses against her and fellow Uyghur women. Esther Salas, the federal judge who was targeted by a…

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Must Reads: #ChallengeAccepted

Must Reads: The Human Rights Council report on what needs to improve in the working world: improvement of women’s human rights. Indrani Goradia, one of Every Woman Treaty’s founding members has a…

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Must Reads: Changing Global Systems

Must Reads: a call to end violence against women journalists by UN expert, Dubravka Simonovic. The UN SWOP Report 2020 highlights the pressing need to end the practices that defy women and girls. The…

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UN Mandela Prize Awarded to Dr. Morissanda Kouyate

The following is a statement from Dr. Eleanor Nwadinobi, Founding Co-Chair of Every Woman Treaty Steering Committee in support of her colleague Dr. Morissanda Kouyaté. “It is with great delight that…

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Must Reads: Exploring the Female Perception of VAWG

Tunisian women continuing their fight for true gender equality and exploring the female perception of violence against women and girls through film. A report covering how COVID-19 has impacted the…

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Must Reads: Rates of Violence Against Women and Girls Continue to Rise Amid Pandemic

In this week’s Must Reads: exploring the methods of gathering true and accurate data on domestic violence in South Africa, Save the Children and their efforts in combatting the rise of sexual…

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Must Reads: Demanding Systems Change for Women and Girls

In this week’s Must Reads: South African activists and women are calling for an end to domestic violence after three women are found dead. Amina Mohammed addresses boys and men to be a part of ending…

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This piece also quotes our own @ELEANORANNNWADI @WomanTreaty addressing the acts of violence committed by Nigeria’s SARS along with the killing of protesters and civilians.
"The image of the blood-stained Nigeria flag remains blazoned in my consciousness.” #EndSARS https://t.co/VMNHjeqDUa

Every Woman Treaty recognises that in times of crisis, women and girls are disproportionately affected by and targeted for preventable violence. The killing of protesters and civilians is also preventable violence. https://t.co/VMNHjeqDUa

This piece also quotes our own @ELEANORANNNWADI @WomanTreaty addressing the acts of violence committed by Nigeria’s SARS along with the killing of protesters and civilians.
"The image of the blood-stained Nigeria flag remains blazoned in my consciousness.” #EndSARS https://t.co/fyEWTBzmrc

"Every single girl on earth deserves to be respected for the gift that she is to the world through her intelligence, her ingenuity, and her resourcefulness." Dr. @ELEANORANNNWADI - CoFounding Steering Committee Chair #DayOfTheGirl #WomanTreaty https://t.co/FHCdFutKh9 WomanTreaty photo

Proud to be a partner on IDIA’s “Innovating to Address Gender-Based Violence” report that features insights on how to develop & scale #innovations to promote #genderequality. https://t.co/d7XULHlje6 #GBV #SDG5 @womantreaty @kippyjoseph @medializzy @ELEANORANNNWADI https://t.co/z5G6jZ5unx WomanTreaty photo