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Statement on the 48th Session of the UN Commission on Population and Development

April 24, 2015

CSOs from all over the world express concern on recently concluded 48th Session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD). On the final day, the chair produced a well-balanced text reflective of the various positions staked by governments, but to everyone’s surprise, this text was suddenly withdrawn by the chair only two hours after being distributed to delegates, without the chance for governments to engage in the normal fine-tuning that is routine at CPD negotiations.

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WHRDIC urges Chinese authorities to release five young feminists

April 7, 2015

The Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition (WHRDIC) calls on Wang Xiaohong, the Director of the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau, Chairman Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang to immediately and unconditionally ensure the release the five young women human rights defenders who were criminally detained in China after they planned events to protest sexual harassment on International Women’s Day.

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The #WordsOfHope Campaign keeps expanding

April 1, 2015

In commemoration of the anniversary of the request of pardon for #Las17, seventeen women wrongfully imprisoned for abortion-related charges in #ElSalvador, Amnesty International, CRR and CEJIL join WGNRR and Agrupación por la Despenalización del Aborto to strengthen the #WordsOfHope Campaign and invite you to share this campaign via social media using the following Social Media […]

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3. Postal Frente

Se amplía la campaña “Mensaje de Esperanza”

En conmemoración del aniversario de la solicitud de indulto de #Las17 mujeres injustamente encarceladas por hechos relacionados con el aborto en #El Salvador, Amnistía Internacional, CEJIL y el Centro de Derechos Reproductivos, se unen a WGNRR y a la Agrupación por la Despenalización del Aborto para impulsar la campaña #MensajeDeEsperanza. L@s invitamos a que compartan […]

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3. Postal Frente

¡Sus Mensajes de Esperanza toman fuerza!

Hoy estaremos entregando los #MensajesDeEsperanza a #Las17 y a otras mujeres encarceladas por cargos relacionados con el aborto y una carta personalizada, que puedes leer aquí: . Acompaña la entrega virtual enviando tu mensaje vía Twitter or dejando aquí tu mensaje . ¡Nosotras se los haremos llegar, ellas necesitan saber que no están solas!

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WGNRR Members in Action

Every month, we feature at least one individual or member organisation to facilitate the sharing of experiences and information among the members.

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Global Media Foundation – WGNRR member from Ghana

March 17, 2015

The Global Media Foundation (GlomeF), was founded in 2005 by the human rights  journalist and anti-corruption crusader, Raphael Godlove Ahenu Jr.. Dedicated to the betterment of the underprivileged and marginalized sections of society, GlomeF works in the northern sector of Ghana linking and facilitating resources for sustainable development in the following thematic areas: Sexual, Reproductive Health and Rights Human […]

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