|Posted by Artemis on April 15, 2014 at 7:25 PM||comments (0)|
Posted 17 March 2014 22:53 GMT
This post was previously published on Syria Untold.
March 15 marks the anniversary of the popular uprising against tyranny in Syria. A few days before that date in 2011, Syrian citizens were already demonstrating in front o...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on April 10, 2014 at 6:20 AM||comments (0)|
This is a MUST READ for anyone concerned with Women's Rights.
Normally, we would reproduce the entire article here but the website in question does not allow this, so we can only apppend the link and ask you visit it for yourself.
What you will find is truly astonishing.Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on April 5, 2014 at 7:10 PM||comments (0)|
By Vidyut/Guest Blogger — January 23, 2014
While women’s rights in India have begun to make news this year, we are barely off the starting line yet. The news includes domestic and international outrage over the gang rapes of stran...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on March 30, 2014 at 1:10 AM||comments (0)|
Analysis: The Arab Spring gave women an opportunity to break through the cycle of oppression and fight for their rights. The failure of their protest symbolizes the failure of the entire Syrian revolution.
BY Dr. Yaron Friedman
Veiled women arrived at a roadblock in northern Syria. Fighters from the Daash organization (the Islam...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on March 22, 2014 at 7:35 PM||comments (0)|
Despite positive steps towards gender equality, South African women still face severe threats of violence.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2014 11:47
Zubeda Dangor is the Executive Director of Nisaa Institute for Women’s Development.Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on March 17, 2014 at 10:50 AM||comments (0)|
By Lauren Wolfe/Director — December 3, 2013
Percent of women worldwide who have experienced either intimate partner violence or non-partner sexualized violence in their lifetime: 35
Perpetrators of rape of women since age 18 that are men (as a percent): 10...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on March 10, 2014 at 1:30 AM||comments (0)|
He doesn’t hate women.
Above and beyond everything else, he wants you to know this: he does not hate women.
He has two daughters, for god’s sake, and a wife that he adores beyond anything else, and a sister that he texts every day and a mother who is the strongest person that he’s ever known – yes, stronger than any of the men he’s met. So don’t think that t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on March 7, 2014 at 4:00 PM||comments (0)|
March 08th is International Women's Day.
The theme this year, chosen by the UN, is "Inspiring Change".
Strategy4Development offers two humble contributions towards inspiring change.
First, an excellent article from "Elle" entitled "15 Books That Changed Women Forever"
Secondly, an inspiring song from one of our favourite artists - Peter Gabriel - entitled "Shaking The Tree".
Please enjoy both!
15 Books ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on February 22, 2014 at 12:35 AM||comments (0)|
February 17, 2014 by Gino
While sitting in the smartly decorated, adorable apartment of Dounia in the Upper West Side of Mahattan, I sigh with relief that I’m not in Lebanon. Yet I cannot but let my thoughts drift away to that hellish piece of 10452km2 divided land, even as I gaze up at t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Artemis on February 21, 2014 at 9:25 AM||comments (0)|
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By Meltem Arikan
In the analog era, our perception was sh...Read Full Post »