UAF-Africa #CSW61 side events

Side events to look forward;  1.  Strategic Resourcing for African Women’s Rights: Spotlighting the Opportunities on Friday 17th March, 2017, at   

NGO CSW/Africa Events at #CSW61

The 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61), taking place at the United Nations Headquarters in   

#UrgentAction4Women WEBINAR

DATE: Monday 6th March, 2017 TIMES: 3:00 – 5:00 PM (EAT), 2:00 – 4:00 PM (CAT), 1:00 – 3:00 PM   

#UrgentAction4Women Tweet-a-thon Report

UAF-AFRICA Tweet-a-thon Report   On Wednesday 8th February, 2017 UAF-Africa hosted a robust and landmark women’s rights oriented tweet-a-thon with   

#UrgentAction4Women TWEETATHON

What do you regard as an URGENT women’s rights issue in Africa? Join @UAFAfrica and @NdanaTawamba, on Wednesday 8th of   

On the Beaches of Bahia – AWID’s 13th International Forum

This is a blog written by a participant of the 13th International AWID Forum, supported by UAF-Africa, through a grant   

Egypt: WHRDs Detained for Protesting a Protest Law

By: Tooni Akanni and Masa Amir On 21 June 2014, 23 protesters including, seven women human rights defenders (WHRDs), were   

Dress code issue in Anambra state, Nigeria

By: Caroline Kiarie and Muco Aurore To protect women and girls against the draconian law in Akwaihedi community where women   

Trending Activism: On the #BringBackOurGirls Campaign

By: Masa Amir A little more than 2 months ago, specifically on April 14, 2014, 276 girls between the ages   

Reflections for the field: Day 1

By: Dr. Florence Baingana What struck me today was the many stories that I heard. These included people who have