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Tell us, what woman would you celebrate by naming a street or building after her?

BBDO’s 'Put Her on the Map' encourages naming streets and buildings after influential women

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What does it mean when we say we fund women? It means that we support indigenous women fighting for land rights in Zimbabwe. It also means that we help women in Nepal lead the charge in rebuilding their home after the devastating earthquake. Not only that, funding women means that we support advocates in Argentina and Guatemala who working to ensure that women have access to reproductive...
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Big issues, big impact toward gender equality: Highlights from 2016

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02/18/2017 at 21:52. Facebook
“I don’t have to approach film like a man would, or like anybody else I read about, because it’s personal…so there’s no right way or wrong way."

Ava DuVernay: 'I Don’t Have to Approach Film Like a Man Would’

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02/18/2017 at 17:22. Facebook
Gender-based violence must end everywhere. Learn more about our work to support courageous women-led groups that are working to ensure every woman and girl is free from violence: [ Bit.ly Link ]

A Slap is Only the Start

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02/18/2017 at 13:05. Facebook
Together, we're using voice and action to make things happen! [ Bit.ly Link ]
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02/17/2017 at 21:48. Facebook
Haven't heard of these incredible innovators yet? Well, now you have!

7 Black Innovators Who Are Impacting The World

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02/17/2017 at 17:16. Facebook
Every day for the past 25 years, Las Patronas volunteers prepare and distribute about 300 food parcels for migrants, many of which are fleeing violence and poverty at home.
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02/17/2017 at 13:03. Facebook
We supported groups that helped create a policy that set a 25% quota for women running for political office in Sri Lanka! That's just one of the 30 laws and policies that now exist thanks to women changemakers.

Women changemakers: Getting change on the books with Global Fund for Women

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02/16/2017 at 21:18. Facebook
These kids are the future and we can't wait to see what they do!

12-Year-Old Marley Dias Is Publishing An Activism Guide For Children And Teens

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02/16/2017 at 17:58. Facebook
"If men have the right to pay for sex without judgment, then women also have the right to make sex their career."

My Grandma, the Sex Worker

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02/16/2017 at 13:29. Facebook
In 2016, we awarded 36 crisis grants totaling $499,000. These grants went to support courageous women in Nepal, Fiji, and other parts of the world where women stepped up to rebuild their home after a disaster.

Against the odds: Women lead in times of crisis

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02/15/2017 at 21:39. Facebook
"Hawa, for example, was 15 when fighters forced their way into her home and demanded that her parents give her up as a bride. They refused, so the fighters killed them. Hawa was brought into the bush and married to a soldier. She gave birth to a baby boy in the forest, and when he was around 6 months old, she decided to run away. Hawa escaped, but tragedy followed her..."

Photojournalist captures stories of Boko Haram’s child brides

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02/15/2017 at 13:42. Facebook
"When teen activist Bryn Healy sat down to talk to Musimbi Kanyoro she was awestruck. As the head of the Global Fund for Women and a Kenyan-born activist, Kanyoro has a long career of elevating girls and women through leadership and philanthropy. This career of advocacy is Healy’s dream."

‘Seat at the Table’ video: Activism as Personal Responsibility

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02/14/2017 at 20:47. Facebook
"Rose are red. Violets are Blue. Smashing the patriarchy makes me super attracted to you."— Suey Park (@suey_park)

52 Hilarious #ActivistPickUpLines For Valentine's Day

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Global Fund for Women
02/14/2017 at 13:55. Facebook
"V- Day is about women’s resistance. Every single day and in every country, women are breaking the silence on their oppression and violence." - Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro, Global Fund for Women President & CEO

Women and girls hold the key to ending gender-based violence

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02/14/2017 at 13:09. Facebook
Movements make change. In 2016, 25% of our grants went to support freedom from violence!

Big issues, big impact toward gender equality: Highlights from 2016

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02/13/2017 at 21:38. Facebook
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02/13/2017 at 13:08. Facebook
We're dealing with big issues AND making a big impact. Through funding grassroots women's groups, 100% of our grants strengthened movements for women’s rights!

Big issues, big impact: Global Fund for Women's FY16 impact

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