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September 2016 WCLAC News Bulletin

By Donor Direct Action | Oct 13, 2016
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Palestinian women demand visibility on the ballot

By Donor Direct Action | Sep 28, 2016
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Officials replaced some women’s names on ballots for municipal elections in Gaza and the West Bank with either the women’s initials or a descriptive phrase such as “wife of” or “sister of”. The action sparked a social media outcry and gave new focus to women’s civil rights in Palestinian society.

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New video adds pressure on Nigerian government to #BringBackOurGirls

By Donor Direct Action | Aug 17, 2016
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“We are suffering here. There is no kind of suffering we haven’t seen.”

Nepali Supreme Court Justice Sapana Pradham Malla

Nepal partner appointed Supreme Court justice

By Donor Direct Action | Aug 5, 2016
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Nepal partner appointed Supreme Court justice Congratulations to Sapana Pradhan Malla, founder and former President of the Forum for Women, Law and Development (FWLD), a…

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July 2016 WCLAC News Bulletin

By Donor Direct Action | Aug 4, 2016
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Nigerians protest gender-based violence – 19 July 2016

By Donor Direct Action | Jul 19, 2016
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Nigerians protest gender-based violence – 19 July 2016

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May 2016 WCLAC News Bulletin

By Donor Direct Action | Jun 14, 2016
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WRAPA to the rescue

By Donor Direct Action | May 27, 2016
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With a new initiative under its Islamic Family Law program, WRAPA collaborates with religious leaders who talk about the need to preserve women’s rights during Friday prayers.



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WRAPA Intensifies Efforts To Defend Women’s Rights

By Donor Direct Action | May 21, 2016
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WRAPA strategizes on ways to boost efforts promoting women’s rights in today’s Nigeria.



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April 2016 WCLAC News Bulletin

By Donor Direct Action | May 19, 2016
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March 2016 WCLAC News Bulletin

By Donor Direct Action | Apr 11, 2016
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Ending Child and Forced Marriage in Nigeria

By Donor Direct Action | Apr 11, 2016
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In northern Nigeria around three quarters of all girls are married before they turn 18, many before age 15 or whenever puberty begins. Because they are then forced to leave school, 75% are illiterate. Many are neglected or abused by their husbands.



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