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» Clinton, Oprah & Madonna: Women Leaders Still Need to Navigate Gender Stereotypes - Psych Central News

» Clinton, Oprah & Madonna: Women Leaders Still Need to Navigate Gender Stereotypes  - Psych Central News | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
Women in business and academia who want to take on leadership roles should be tooting their own horns -- but not too cheerfully. That's the gist of the

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Why the minimum wage is a gender issue - The Week Magazine

Why the minimum wage is a gender issue - The Week Magazine | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
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Why the minimum wage is a gender issue
The Week Magazine
tates with higher minimum wages typically have lower gender wage gaps and vice versa, according to a new study released Wednesday by the National Women's Law Center.
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Fresh concerns over herbal sex drive boosters - The Guardian Nigeria

Fresh concerns over herbal sex drive boosters
The Guardian Nigeria
The reproductive health damage from consumption of Nigerian herbal remedies should be identified with in depth risk assessment.” The study titled “Semen ...
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Call for Papers: Conference On Rights Of Women In Africa ...

Call for Papers: Conference On Rights Of Women In Africa ... | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
One of the most important provisions of the Protocol is article 14, dealing with the health and reproductive rights of women. ... Tags: HIV, bisexual women, lesbian women, reproductive rights, sexual rights, women.
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allAfrica.com: Kenya: I Was Disowned Because My Parents Died of Aids

I Was Disowned Because My Parents Died of AIDS - #Kenya http://t.co/obRZntW2sE RT @AllAfrica
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CFO chief: OFW gender concerns should be part of development plans - GMA News

CFO chief: OFW gender concerns should be part of development plans - GMA News | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
CFO chief: OFW gender concerns should be part of development plans GMA News Saying that the needs of women OFWs and of their families have often been “overlooked” in government programs, the head of the Commission of Filipinos Overseas has called...
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Gender-Lens Investing: From Margins To Mainstream - Forbes

Gender-Lens Investing: From Margins To Mainstream - Forbes | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
Gender-Lens Investing: From Margins To Mainstream
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While Sheryl Sandberg galvanizes women to lean in to their careers, “gender-lens investing” galvanizes investors to support them.
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Why ignoring gender could harm your programme - The Guardian

Why ignoring gender could harm your programme - The Guardian | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
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Why ignoring gender could harm your programme
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However, the evaluation community has been slow to appreciate the fundamental role that gender may play in shaping the results of their programme evaluations.
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Near-fatal attack on African LGBT activist after exposé

Near-fatal attack on African LGBT activist after exposé | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
76 Crimes, by Colin StewartA gay rights activist in Sierra Leone narrowly escaped death on May 22 at the hands of two unidentified assailants who attacked him in his car.The attack on George Regina...
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KNEC finds itself in a landmark transgender case | Capital News

News Home · Kenya · County News · Africa · World · Focus on China · Blogs · Partners · News Home > Kenya > KNEC finds itself in a landmark transgender case. Tweet ... ICC prosecutor slams critics after African Union attack ...
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Barnabas on Public Health: How adolescent girls in Africa are ...

Teenage women are the focus of Forward – the NGO has worked with adolescent women in Africa to tackle issues around their sexual and reproductive health and rights for almost two decades. While its initial projects were ...
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CONCEPT PAPER FOR THE 2nd GLOBALPOWER WOMEN ...

The GlobalPOWER Africa promotes discussion of accelerated action for women empowerment and gender equality in the area of HIV and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Africa, focusing on the vulnerability of ...
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The World Still Owes Women Safety, Equality - AllAfrica.com

The World Still Owes Women Safety, Equality - AllAfrica.com | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
The World Still Owes Women Safety, Equality
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Equal access to land and credit, natural resources, education, health services including sexual and reproductive health, decent work and equal pay needs to be addressed with renewed urgency.
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The secret war raging within the Zimbabwean Diaspora - Nehanda Radio

Nehanda Radio The secret war raging within the Zimbabwean Diaspora Nehanda Radio Currently within Toronto a debate is being discussed on whether sex-education needs to be overhauled to include homosexuality, and transgender updates in the...
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Amnesty urges Nigerian prez to veto Anti-LGBTI bill - Windy City Times

Amnesty urges Nigerian prez to veto Anti-LGBTI bill - Windy City Times | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
Amnesty urges Nigerian prez to veto Anti-LGBTI bill Windy City Times "The bill is a throwback to past decades under military rule when these civil rights were treated with contempt," said Lucy Freeman, deputy director of the Africa Program at...
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Housecall for Health: Gender Dysphoria - FOX News Radio

Housecall for Health: Gender Dysphoria - FOX News Radio | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
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Housecall for Health: Gender Dysphoria
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FOX's Colleen Cappon reports in this edition of “Housecall for Health”: Audio clip: Listen to mp3 clip. Gender identity disorder now has a new name and emphasis.
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A radio segment giving a brief explanation of gender identity disorder being changed to gender dysphoria and what each different name means as far as terminology goes. 

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Short Course: Gender, Peacebuilding and TJ

Short Course: Gender, Peacebuilding and TJ | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
awid.org offers the latest news, in-depth analysis, practical tools, announcements and jobs on women's rights and gender and development from around the world.

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'Hardwiring' helps close gender gap - Sydney Morning Herald

'Hardwiring' helps close gender gap - Sydney Morning Herald | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
'Hardwiring' helps close gender gap Sydney Morning Herald Elizabeth Bryan, the chairman of Caltex and a Westpac director, says she is ''reasonably hopeful'' about women's prospects in business as both genders push for workplace flexibility and...
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Special Issue: Gender dimension in Technology JOTMI

Special Issue: Gender dimension in Technology JOTMI | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
Journal of Technology Management & Innovation (JOTMI) is a quarterly online, international, peer-reviewed journal. The objectives of JOTMI are to develop, promote and coordinate the science and practice of Technology Management & Innovation.

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Kenyatta Nominations Fall Short of Gender Threshold - AllAfrica.com

Kenyatta Nominations Fall Short of Gender Threshold - AllAfrica.com | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
Kenyatta Nominations Fall Short of Gender Threshold AllAfrica.com President Uhuru Kenyatta's 26 nominations for principal secretary positions only include seven women, prompting criticism for failing to meet the constitutionally mandated one-third...
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The Riddle: LGBT criminalisation throughout the world (video) - DigitalJournal.com

The Riddle: LGBT criminalisation throughout the world (video) - DigitalJournal.com | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
DigitalJournal.com The Riddle: LGBT criminalisation throughout the world (video) DigitalJournal.com Unfortunately, many of those countries are African, where, as V V V points out, gay people often face the death penalty simply for being actively...
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Margaret Kenyatta Pledges to Fight HIV/Aids - AllAfrica.com

Margaret Kenyatta Pledges to Fight HIV/Aids - AllAfrica.com | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
Myjoyonline.com Margaret Kenyatta Pledges to Fight HIV/Aids AllAfrica.com Delivering her maiden speech when she attended the 12th meeting of the Organisation of First Ladies Against HIV/Aids in Addis Ababa, Margaret said she will use her position...
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What is her take on MARPS in the fight against HIV/Aids?

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Why health services alone will not protect women's reproductive rights

Why health services alone will not protect women's reproductive rights | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
In some parts of sub-Saharan Africa, there has been minimal to no progress, or the situation has worsened. So, what will it take to deliver on our commitments to women and girls?
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Cherie Blair: 'Don't drop gender from equality fight' - CNN International

Cherie Blair: 'Don't drop gender from equality fight' - CNN International | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
Cherie Blair: 'Don't drop gender from equality fight'
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London, England (CNN) -- With only days to go before the U.N.
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Breaking ground for gay marriage - Independent Online

Breaking ground for gay marriage - Independent Online | African SRH&R | Scoop.it
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Breaking ground for gay marriage
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Their story was this week aired on SABC when the couple spoke about the challenges and difficulties they encountered growing up as gay black men in conservative townships.
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