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JiG Webinar: New Report on Combating Violence against Women Journalists by the UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women

JiG Webinar: New Report on Combating Violence against Women Journalists by the UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women July 29th, 2020 | 9 AM to 10 AM EST Join CWGL on Wednesday as our Executive Director, Krishanti Dharmaraj moderates the webinar when UN Special Rapporteur Dubravka Šimonović presents her report, ‘Combating violence against women … Read More

South Africa’s Sexual Minorities Seek Recognition as Victims of Gender-Based Violence

By – Anita Powell | VOA News   JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s epidemic of gender-based violence is especially harrowing for the nation’s sexual minorities, who say they regularly experience violence because of their gender expression and sexual identities. It’s a little-known part of what President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday described as a “second pandemic” of … Read More

‘What’s Next?’ webinar covers Covid-19’s socio-economic consequences

By – Angela Riccitello   [JIG Covid-19 Series]: The socio-economic impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on communities across the globe was the topic of a webinar as part of the Nairobi Commitments/ICPD25: ‘What’s Next?’ Global Conversation series by the United Nations Fund for Population Activities [UNFPA]. This second discussion was titled “Money in Our Pockets: … Read More

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