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9 November 2019 NAIROBI : The Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) will take part in the 25th anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) – the Nairobi Summit in Kenya from 12-14 November 2019. Convened by

16 Days 2019 Campaign Update

This has been a historic year for women’s rights. On June 21, 2019, governments, along with representatives of workers and employers from around the world, adopted a new ILO convention that establishes global standards to end violence and harassment in

UN adopts first resolution on sexual harassment

The Third Committee of the UN General Assembly has adopted a resolution on sexual harassment, the first of its kind at the world body. The resolution adopted on Monday serves as a normative framework on work against sexual harassment, urging

U.S Farmworkers Face Sexual Abuse

Human Rights Watch interview women who are able to share their experiences working in the farm. Unfortunately, due to their immigration status, they are often forced to tolerated the horrible conditions at work