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March 16: Speak Out: No Borders on Gender Justice

This year’s session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) — a major international gathering on women’s human rights — is taking place under the shadow of recently escalated anti-immigrant, anti-refugee, and anti-Muslim policies of the United States. Join women’s rights and gender justice advocates from around the globe, calling for No Borders on Gender Justice! Date/Time: […]

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March 17: CSW 61 Parallel Event: “How Counterterrorism Financing Affects Women’s Rights Organizing and Gender Equality Worldwide”

Friday, March 17th 4.30 pm Salvation Army 221 East 52nd Street New York Panel Discussion focused on the findings of Women Peacemakers Program (WPP) and the DukeUniversity’s International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC), highlighting how countering terrorism finance measures cause resource and other challenges for women’s rights activists. This panel will draw from the experiences of women human rights defenders. For […]

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Saturday, March 11: Feminist Alliance for Rights (FAR) Panel Discussion

Women’s Struggles in the Middle East A Pre-CSW61 Side Event Briefing about FAR followed by a panel discussion on women’s rights in the Middle East Saturday, March 11th 3 to 4:30 pm Location: Midtown Manhattan Please RSVP to: feministallianceforrights@gmail.com for venue information Panel Discussion will be followed by light refreshments Featuring Fatima Outleb and Hibaaq Osman Moderated by: Krishanti Dharmaraj […]

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March 11: FAR Open House and Reception

Saturday, March 11 3 pm to 5 pm Location: Midtown Manhattan RSVP for location to: pshekar [at]cwgl.rutgers.edu FAR Open House Reception! Find out about the Feminist Alliance for Rights (FAR) at our first ever open house reception to be held right before the CSW begins. Light refreshment will be served.  

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March 13 – 24: UN Commission on the Status of Women

Women’s Economic Empowerment in the Changing World of Work March 12, 2017 (10:40AM – 12PM): Faculty Director Radhika Balakrishnan will be speaking at the Consultation Day’s panel, Women’s Rights and Gender Equity in the Changing World of Work, at The Kaye Auditorium, E. 68th St between Lexington and Park Avenues. March 15, 2017 (8PM-12AM): CWGL’s Dance Party Celebrating International Women’s Day, Katra, 217 […]

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March 8: International Women’s Strike

The International Women’s Strike (IWS) is organizing a major global strike of women worldwide, on the 8th of March 2017. The IWS is a grassroots movement established by women from different parts of the world. The inspiration came from Iceland and Poland and it was created by women from different countries in recent weeks of autumn 2016 as a response […]

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March 8: Massive Women’s Rally at Department of Labor in DC

March 8, 3:30-5:30 pm Rally with Women Workers International Women’s Day To End Workplace Violence and HarassmentPromote Pay Equity, One Fair Living Wage, Paid Leave, Labor Rights At WorkU.S. Department Of Labor, Washington, D.C. 200 Constitution Avenue,Featuring Performances, Songs, Testimony, Films, Dance, Poetry Created and Performed by Women Workers, Activists and Artists including Climbing PoeTree, Eve Ensler, Sophorn Yang, D.C. […]