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Appeal for an Independent International Inquiry into all the Sexual violence cases in Jammu and Kashmir, from Kunan Poshpora to Kathua

Published: 17 April 2018

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CLICK HERE for Sample Social Media Posts & Images On 10 January 2018, an eight-year-old Muslim girl belonging to the Bakarwal community of nomadic shepherds went missing from the vicinity of her home in Rassana village of Kathua, a Hindu-majority district of the State of Jammu & Kashmir. Seven days later,…

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A Look at the Promoting Women’s Capability by Education (PWCE) Center for Women in Kabul

Published: 3 April 2018 > Afghanistan

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Just in from Promoting Women’s Capability by Education (PWCE) Center in Kabul is a video celebrating the work of their students and thanking all who have supported the center along the way. The center provides courses in many different fields, including computer classes, literacy, and science. In response to domestic…

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RISE TO END GUN VIOLENCE. #MarchForOurLives This Saturday

Published: 21 March 2018

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On 24 March, the kids and families of March For Our Lives will take to the streets of Washington, D.C. to demand that their lives and safety become a priority and that we end gun violence and mass shootings in our schools today. RISE IN SOLIDARITY and stand up for an end to gun…

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Six Months Since Hurricane Maria – Support Efforts to Document and to Support Groups On The Ground

Published: 21 March 2018

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“We didn’t do this to Katrina. We didn’t do this to Harvey. Shame on us.” – Catherine Kennedy, VP, National Nurses United. 6 months after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico remains in crisis and in need of humanitarian aid. #PROnTheMap is making a documentary to keep the story in the news…

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RISE, RESIST, UNITE on International Women’s Day

Published: 7 March 2018

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“My revolution is of the earth and will come from her for her, because of her. It understands that every time we frack or drill or burn or violate the layers of her sacredness we violate the soul of our future.” – Eve Ensler WATCH & SHARE V-Day’s short film “My…

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One Billion Rising Solidarity 2018!

Published: 23 February 2018

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Share Your #RiseInSolidarity Photos, Videos & Footage > Share Your Story of the Movement > RISINGS will continue through 8 March, Attend/Plan a Rising > Watch “RISE 2018” – NEW/Just Released V20/OBR Short Video >

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RISE 2018 – new V20 short just released!

Published: 22 February 2018

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Risings are taking place around the globe with a call for solidarity, a call for system change – the change of mindsets, the change of structures, the change in consciousness, awareness and understanding of violence, the change in policies that affect women economically, socially, sexually, physically, emotionally, and the end…

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RISE To End Gun Violence #MarchForOurLives #NationalSchoolWalkout #RiseInSolidarity #UntilTheViolenceStops

Published: 21 February 2018

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V-Day and One Billion Rising stand in solidarity with the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students, who in in the midst of experiencing traumatic loss are taking a stand and demanding justice and reform. V-Day and One Billion Rising activist: Join the student-led March For Our Lives on…

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Share Your #RiseInSolidarity Footage and Photos With Us!

Published: 19 February 2018

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Nuremberg, Germany (Photo Source: S.Fischer) We will need the highest resolution files available. Please follow these two simple steps: Go to dropbox.com. If you are new to Dropbox, please create a free account & use the helpful Get Started page to guide you through the uploading and sharing process. After uploading your…

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OBR #RisingInSolidarity 2018 Report from Kabul: RISING AT PROMOTING WOMEN’S CAPABILITY BY EDUCATION (PWCE) EDUCATIONAL CENTER

Published: 15 February 2018 > Afghanistan

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By Promoting Women’s Capability by Education (PWCE) Kabul, Afghanistan Thanks to OBR, another academic year of our educational center in Kabul came to an end. Another group of our students graduated from our science, computer, English and literacy courses. We held a ceremony which was attended by around 1000 people….

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