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June Women’s Salon

For June’s Women’s Salon AWC member Casey Leiber will talk about her work in human rights- specifically women’s rights in East Africa. Casey finished an MA program in International Relations and Cultural Diplomacy at the end of February, and previous to that, worked in human rights and international development in East Africa for 3+ years. …

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DAY 1 of 16 – November 25th International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

“Violence against women and girls is a human rights violation, public health pandemic and serious obstacle to sustainable development. It imposes large-scale costs on families, communities and economies. The world cannot afford to pay this price.” — Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General Today is DAY 1 of The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence. AWC …

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