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North Africa

Visually build interactive SMS Applications

Get in the flow<p>At the core of TextIt lies our exclusive Flow engine. With Flows, anybody can create engaging SMS and voice applications without the …

Welcome to the RapidPro Community

Read about the evolution of RapidPro from RapidSMS<p>Use this portal to explore vendors, their areas of expertise, and the services they provide.<p>Learn …

Islam

n°78 - World Heritage and gender equality

It is increasingly recognized that culture has an essential role to play as a driver of sustainable development, contributing to the eradication of …

Europe

UN report documents litany of violations and abuses amid chaos in Libya

GENEVA (25 February 2016) – A UN report* published on Thursday has documented widespread violations and abuses committed in Libya since the beginning …

Islam
LGBTQI

Gloria Steinem Renews an Old Debate About Socialism and Feminism

<i>Gloria Steinem and Charlotte Perkins Gilman</i><p>In 1905, Eugene V. Debs, the popular labor activist and Socialist Party leader, had a speaking engagement in Rochester, New York and went to visit the aging women's rights pioneer Susan B. Anthony at her home there. They exchanged memories of their …

Feminism

HIPs

High Impact Practices (HIPs) are a set of evidence-based family planning practices vetted by experts against specific criteria and documented in an …

Eight brilliant books that are impossible to put down

Keeping the reader at the edge of his seat while telling a really decent story is one of the most difficult forms of art to master. However, there …

The Middle Eastern mesh

ON APRIL 2nd 2016, Iran and six world powers (America, Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany) agreed the outline of a deal to restrict Iran’s …

Middle East
LGBTQI

Zimbabwe court bans child marriage after challenge by former child brides

Parents often marry girls off young so they have less mouths to feed, and dowry payments may be a further incentive<p>By Emma Batha<p>LONDON, Jan 20 …

2015 World Population Data Sheet

Education<p><b>2015 update:</b> % Enrolled in Secondary School*<p>female<p>male<p><b>Education is a critical pathway out of poverty—for girls and women, its benefits are</b> …

Demographics

Contraception Drones Are The Future Of Women's Health In Rural Africa

BALI, Indonesia -- In late 2014, a group of public health experts and philanthropists were grappling with the problem of how to improve contraception …

Chocolate and Child Slavery: Say No to Human Trafficking this Holiday Season

The prevalence of human trafficking, child slavery, and abusive labor practices in the cacao industry is surprisingly under-reported. With the average U.S. citizen eating over 11 pounds of chocolate (that's about 120 chocolate bars), per year, it is incredible to consider how few of us are aware of …

Fair Trade
Exports

Egyptian Doctor Found Guilty Of Female Genital Mutilation Isn't In Jail

In January, Dr. Raslan Fadl was convicted after one of his patients, a young girl called Soheir al Batea, died under his care.<p>But Fadl hasn't served a day behind bars.<p>Soheir was 13 years old when her parents took her to Fadl to undergo a procedure that's a rite of passage for most girls here in the …

Female Genital Mutilation

Global Code of Ethics for Tourism | Ethics and Social Responsibility

To see this page in other languages click Español Français<p>As a fundamental frame of reference for responsible and sustainable tourism, the <b>Global Code</b> …