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WEST AFRICA: Ebola And Pregnant Women: A Tragedy To Be Addressed In Recovery Plans
Friday, 09 January 2015

Source: The Huffington Post
Ebola continues to spread. The fight against this pandemic in West Africa appears to have mixed results.

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INTERNATIONAL: How Good Dads Can Change the World
Thursday, 08 January 2015

Source: The Daily Beast

As well as fighting for women’s equality, we should be lobbying for men to be equal partners at home. The financial and cultural benefits would change our world.
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INTERNATIONAL: Promoting Women's Rights and Political Inclusion in Arab States
Thursday, 08 January 2015

Source: AllAfrica
Female leaders from seven countries given skills to conceptualise and plan work on political participation and rights.

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INTERNATIONAL: Leading Women of 2014
Wednesday, 07 January 2015

Source: Nigerian Tribune
It would be dishonest to say that 2014 has been a good year for women. We looked in disbelief as a terrorist group in Syria and Iraq turned women into slaves, and another radical group in Nigeria captured hundreds of female students and disappeared with them.

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MALAWI: Joyce Banda Hails Malawians Over CNN Recognition
Wednesday, 07 January 2015

Source: allAfrica
Malawi former President, Joyce Banda, has hailed Malawians for being supportive to her during her reign as well as political career in the wake of her recent recognition by the CNN index as 2014's most inspiring woman in politics.

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LIBERIA: Protecting Women's Rights in Liberia
Wednesday, 07 January 2015

Source: allAfrica
Women in Liberia rely heavily on land to support their agricultural livelihoods, yet remain disproportionately marginalized in their access to land ownership.

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INTERNATIONAL: Up & Close With Isha Sesay!
Tuesday, 06 January 2015

Source: This Day Live
CNN's famous International news anchor and correspondent Isha Sesay, possesses a rare blend of beauty and brains.

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LIBERIA: Women 2014 Election Situation Room Meet With Pres. Sirleaf
Tuesday, 06 January 2015

Source: Front Page Africa
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf recently met with the Women Situation Room of the 2014 Special Senatorial Elections and shared information and reflected on the just ended electoral process, their role and findings.

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TANZANIA: 643 Tarime Female Cut Escapees to Return Home
Tuesday, 06 January 2015

Source: AllAfrica
Some 643 girls, who escaped Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in the district and gathered at one rescue centre here, are today expected to leave camp.

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INTERNATIONAL: Treat Gender Violence Like Any Other Epidemic
Tuesday, 06 January 2015

Source: gulfnews.com
We must understand that, like any effort to solve a massive global health crisis, more rigorous research is needed to determine what works best in a variety of situations.

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