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What follows is a brief video update from Communications Coordinator Dustin Wright about what Ecumenical Women is working on this month.


In the midst of tumultuous change in the Western Asia and North Africa, its encouraging to see girls and young women still rising up to end violence!  Check out this video from UNiTE of the Girl Scouts in Cairo rising through dance:

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  • Work of doctor who helped treat rape victims focus of new film
    The work of a gynaecologist who treats rape victims who have been subjected to sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is the focus of a film which has just been released. "The Man Who Mends Women", tells the story of Dr Denis Mukwege.
    UN Radio
  • Report lays out "baseline" for progress in gender equality
    Although women are outpacing men in achieving higher levels of education, they are still more likely to pursue the humanities as opposed to science, technology, engineering and mathematics. That's according to the World's Women 2015, a UN report which looks at how women worldwide are faring in eight critical areas such as health, education, work, p […]
    UN Radio


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