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Bitch Media Fellowships for Writers

Bitch Media Fellowships for Writers

APPLY HERE Bitch Media is a nonprofit, independent, feminist media organization dedicated to providing and encouraging an engaged, thoughtful feminist response to mainstream media and popular culture. We are best known ...

Gender gap costs sub-Saharan Africa $US95 billion a year

Gender gap costs sub-Saharan Africa $US95 billion a year

Aug 28, 2016 Nairobi, Kenya – Gender inequality is costing sub-Saharan Africa on average $US95 billion a year, peaking at US$105 billion in 2014– or six percent of the region’s GDP – jeopardizing the continent...

Webinar: All women, all rights – sex workers included

Webinar: All women, all rights – sex workers included

The Center for Health and Gender Equity (CHANGE) and the Kenya Sex Workers Alliance (KESWA) invite you to participate in a webinar: ALL WOMEN, ALL RIGHTS, SEX WORKERS INCLUDED Thursday 8 September 2016 09:30 – 10:...

Elimination of Violence Against Women – call for papers

Elimination of Violence Against Women – call for papers

The first Elimination of Violence Against Women Conference, organised by Aberystwyth University Mauritius will be held on 25 November 2016 at Aberystwyth University Mauritius, Quartier Militaire. This is in support of the UN...

Call for Papers on Abortion and Human Rights

Call for Papers on Abortion and Human Rights

The Health and Human Rights Journal is calling for papers to be published in a special section on abortion from a human rights perspective. The special section will be published in June 2017.  Papers must be submitted by 31 ...

No prize for leadership in Africa

No prize for leadership in Africa

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation announced on 16 June that there was no winner of the Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership for 2015. What does this have to do with sexual and reproductive health rights? The Ibr...