Human Rights

AYO is a grassroots, citizen-led movement in Winnipeg dedicated to youth empowerment and community capacity building.
This case examines how the Tanchara community of Lawra in partnership with an NGO used consensus building assemblies grounded in local structures and knowledge(s) of the Upper-West region, to successfully create an inclusive coalition of support, empower women, establish Biological Community Protocols, and lobby against a government approved mining scheme.
A one year multi-disciplinary, multi-stakeholder gathering on national drug policy and substance abuse hosted by Mexico's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission.
Note: this article is a stub. Please help us complete it. Mission and Purpose "AWID is an international, feminist, membership organisation committed to achieving gender equality, sustainable development and women’s human rights." ( https://www.awid.org/ ) History Specializations and activities Major projects and events Funding Publications Secondary Sources External Links Notes
The JDPC is a development-oriented, faith-based organization dedicated to development and promotion of human and civil rights within the Catholic Diocese of Ijebu-Ode.
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The Democracy and Election Monitoring (Good Governance) Project aims to provide a forum for the citizens of Ogun State in Nigeria to express their political opinions, ensure free and fair elections, and hold elected leaders accountable for their campaign promises.
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Meet Me at the Bell Tower ( [email protected] ) is a community initiated started by the group Aboriginal Youth Opportunities based in Winnipeg, focusing on “bringing people together at the neighbourhood bell tower to demand an end to violence”.
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Held in Bahia, Brazil, the 13th AWID International Forum brought together 1700 activists from over 140 countries from around the world. The forum focused on funding of women's rights groups in developing countries, ending violence against women, and women fighting for climate and environmental justice.
Note: the following article is a stub. Please help us complete it. Mission and Purpose History Specializations and activities Major projects and events A case study of the organization's involvement in the Okara Military Farms-Women's Protest Camp is available here: http://participedia.net/en/cases/okara-military-farms-womens-protest-camp-amp Funding Publications Secondary Sources External Links Notes
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Trans Action is an initiative working to represent the claims of transgender individuals from 25 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas. The project works to mobilize the transgender community through campaigns, education and protest movements in hopes of improving gender identity and gender reassignment equality and their...
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