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Women 2.0 » Women In The Law, We're Building An App For You

Women 2.0 » Women In The Law, We're Building An App For You | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
We want this application to offer networking, as well as access to information regarding current news/events, women's law organizations, research and development, international news, etc. We feel that creating a network and ...
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Rio+20 Survey on Sustainable Development: A Gender Perspective

RT @WEDO_worldwide: Which #sustdev areas have improved since 1992 #EarthSummit?
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China tightens restrictions on Chen’s family | Asia News – Politics, Media, Education | Asian Correspondent

China tightens restrictions on Chen’s family | Asia News – Politics, Media, Education | Asian Correspondent | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
BEIJING (AP) — Authorities in the hometown of blind activist Chen Guangcheng have notched up restrictions on members of his extended family while he awaits permission in Beijing to travel abroad under an agreement between China and the U.S.
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United for Foreign Domestic Workers' Rights: Draft law for MDW in Abu Dhabi/Dubai

United for Foreign Domestic Workers' Rights: Draft law for MDW in Abu Dhabi/Dubai | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
RT @UFDWR: United for Foreign Domestic Workers' Rights: Draft law for MDW in Abu Dhabi/Dubai #FDW http://t.co/DhnHvXvS...
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We're hiring! TWA is recruiting for a Research and Media Officer

We're hiring! TWA is recruiting for a Research and Media Officer | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
RT @TibetanWomen: We’re hiring! TWA is recruiting for a Research and Media Officer

Please spread the word!...
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Home - Women's Aid Organisation

Home - Women's Aid Organisation | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
Women's Aid Organisation (WAO) is an non-profit organisation in Malaysia that provide counselling and shelter for abused women and their children. WAO also lobbies for law reform in the area of women's rights as human rights.
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Violence against women in Bangladesh

... incorporating regional and transnational women`s forums, such as the Asian pacific forum on women, Law and development (ADWLD), Women Living under Muslim laws (WLUML) and International Women's Rights Action ...
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Celebrating International Women's Day 8 March 2012, in Chiang ...

Celebrating International Women's Day 8 March 2012, in Chiang ... | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development will celebrate the 2012 International Women's Day with Thai, Burmese and international women's groups at this annual Chiang Mai event. The event runs from 5:30pm- ...
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The Eve of International Women's Day - Asia Pacific Forum on ...

The Eve of International Women's Day - Asia Pacific Forum on ... | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
ASEAN & The Women's Caucus · ASEAN's New Human Rights ... Asia Pacific Feminist Forum · Domestic Worker Rights and The UFDWR · Feminist Law and Practice · Feminist Law and ... APWLD Publications continuaton ...
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Urgent Alert: Sri Lankan APWLD member facing threats, intimidation ...

Urgent Alert: Sri Lankan APWLD member facing threats, intimidation. March 13, 2012. APWLD Secretariat has received a report from our member National Fisheries Solidarity Movement (NAFSO) about the situation of NAFSO leader Mr.
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International Women's Day Celebration in Chiang Mai, Thailand | Facebook

Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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Interview with Philippa Smales - CITIGEN Researcher

Philippa Smales, Researcher, Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development, Thailand, briefly describes the different situations encountered by migrant women domestic worker in Taiwan and Hong Kong.
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Q&A: "Women's Leadership is Key to Ensuring Sustainable Development" - IPS ipsnews.net

Q&A: "Women's Leadership is Key to Ensuring Sustainable Development" - IPS ipsnews.net | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
The vital role of women in creating a green economy will be highlighted at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, to be held in Brazil in June.
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Asian women still lacking workplace equality - Radio Australia

Asian women still lacking workplace equalityRadio AustraliaA new report has found women in Asia are still paid less than men and are extremely underrepresented in top leadership positions.
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United for Foreign Domestic Workers' Rights: Tenaganita executive director Irene Fernandez speaks out

United for Foreign Domestic Workers' Rights: Tenaganita executive director Irene Fernandez speaks out | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
RT @UFDWR: United for Foreign Domestic Workers' Rights: Tenaganita executive director Irene Fernandez speaks out...
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Abolition 2000 » Message from the Abolition 2000 Annual General Meeting to Japan welcoming the shut-down of all the Japanese nuclear reactors

Abolition 2000 » Message from the Abolition 2000 Annual General Meeting to Japan welcoming the shut-down of all the Japanese nuclear reactors | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
Abolition 2000 - No Nukes, No Wars!(RT @riwwenpo: Abolition 2000 Annual General Meeting welcomes the shut-down of all the Japanese nuclear reactors http://t.co/v6ssp4am...)...
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Expanding Public Interest Law in the Mekong | EarthRights ...

Expanding Public Interest Law in the Mekong | EarthRights ... | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
Experts from Australia, the Philippines, Thailand, the USA and Vietnam are also present to arm the participants with vital knowledge on international human rights law, environmental law, sustainable development, the ASEAN ...
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Timor Leste offers border cooperation to Indonesia | East Timor Law ...

Timor Leste offers border cooperation to Indonesia | East Timor Law ... | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia`s Coordinating Minister for Economic affairs Hatta Rajasa said Timor Leste had offered cooperation to develop border areas covering infrastructure development, energy, oil and gas, transportation, ...
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Oral Statement Delivered to General Discussion of 56th Session of ...

“This statement is on behalf of the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD), representing rural women, including indigenous women from over 25 countries in the region. As part of the APWLD ...
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ACWC further opens to CSOs, WC pushes for due diligence | Asia ...

The Women's Caucus together with the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) and International Women's Rights Action Watch (IWRAW) submitted a paper on due diligence, an area that has yet to be ...
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Great pic of Secretariat member Misun Woo in Asian Journal today! For our Int'l Women's Day Eve celebration in NYC. #IWD

Great pic of Secretariat member Misun Woo in Asian Journal today! For our Int'l Women's Day Eve celebration in NYC. #IWD | Women's human rights in Asia Pacific | Scoop.it
Great pic of Secretariat member Misun Woo in Asian Journal today!
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Assert Women's Rights to Resources & Development! Rio+20 ...

Development will not be sustainable without fulfilling the human rights of marginalised women. The campaign is convened by Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD), the region's leading network of ...
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