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WGNRR at Women Deliver Global Conference 2016

June 3, 2016

May 16-19 WGNRR was present at the 4th Women Deliver Global Conference. The Conference’s goal was to bring together diverse voices and interests to drive progress, particularly in maternal, sexual and reproductive health and rights, and to build capacity, share solutions and forge partnerships. In all, the Women Deliver 2016 Conference brought more than 5,700 policymakers, researchers,  advocates, […]

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WGNRR at the Thirty-sixth session of ECLAC in Mexico City

June 2, 2016

Mexico City, 23-27 May 2016 WGNRR was present at the 36th Session of ECLAC (Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean). The session provided a forum for the consideration of issues related to the economic and social development of the countries of the region and an opportunity to review the progress of the Commission’s activities […]

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May 17 – International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

May 4, 2016

Know more about IDAHOT here: May 17 was first known as the “International Day against Homophobia” and mainstreamed through its acronym “I.DA.HO” In 2009, Transphobia was added explicitly in the title of the name, in the recognition of the very different issues at stake between sexual orientation and gender expression. “IDAHOT” became another popular acronym […]

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Mark the Day! May 28 International Day of Action for Women’s Health

May 3, 2016

  For over 30 years, women’s rights advocates and allies have mobilized all over the world on May 28, the International Day of Action for Women’s Health. This year, WGNRR encourages its members, partners and allies worldwide to organize actions in their communities and advocate for women ’s comprehensive health and wellbeing, particularly their unmet […]

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WGNRR Celebrates the life of Magaly Pineda

April 1, 2016

Magaly Pineda (1943-2016) *A continuación en Español WGNRR joins the thousands of voices that mourn the loss and celebrate the life of one of the greatest feminist figures in Latin America. Magaly Pineda impacted the lives of millions and was a source of encouragement and inspiration for feminists of all ages. At WGNRR we cherish the wonderful joint […]

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WGNRR’s participation at the High Level Forum on Adolescent Girls and Agenda 2030

March 16, 2016

WGNRR’s Advocacy Officer Lara Cousins participated as a panelist at the event which focused on how investing in adolescent girls – especially in their education and SRHR – will ensure sustainable development for all. Theme of the panel:“Leaving no Adolescent Girl behind: Protecting and upholding the rights of every girl” Moderated by Mr. Ahmad Alhendawi, UN Secretary-General’s […]

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February 24, 2016

WGNRR staff will be present and active at the sixtieth session of the Commission on the Status of Women which will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 14 to 24 March 2016. The Priority theme will be: “Women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development” Visit the website! Contact […]

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WGNRR’s September 28 Campaign Report

We are happy to share the 2015 report for the Global Day of Action for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion! Thanks to partners and members the 2015 Campaign was a great success with more than 100 actions around the world and over 2 million people mobilized online! 2015 September 28 Report

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WGNRR at 7th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights

December 16, 2015

WGNRR Africa Programme Officer, Nondo Ejano, will be participating in the 7th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights: Realizing Demographic Dividend in Africa, The Critical Importance of Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights on 8-12 FEB 2016 in ACCRA, GHANA. Are you participating in the 7th ACSHR? Please let us know […]

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WGNRR at 3rd IWAC Congress

Are you participating in the 3rd IWAC congress to be held in Bangkok, Thailand on 26-29 January 2016? Please let us know by emailing

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