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Why we are concerned about poor treatment women suffer — ActionAid

Why we are concerned about poor treatment women suffer — ActionAid

Calls for more attention to women’s welfare, dignity By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to commemorate International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women 2020, ActionAid Nigeria, AAN, Wednesday, expressed concern over poor treatment women in Nigeria continue to suffer despite international treaties signed and promises made
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Why we are concerned about poor treatment women suffer — ActionAid

Gender-Based Violence:  Centre demands appropriate policy for rehabilitation, recovery, of victims

Sensitises School Girls By Chioma Obinna The Executive Director of Mothers And Marginalised Advocacy Centre, MAMA Centre, Chioma Kanu, has stressed the need to involve school girls in the public outcry against Gender-Based Violence, demanding appropriate policy attention to effective rehabilitation, recovery, and reintegration of victims of gender-based violence Kano spoke at a one-day Sensitisation
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SOUTH AFRICA: Ramaphosa begins self-isolation after COVID-19 contact

South Africa seeks to curb gender-based violence

South Africa’s government has introduced three bills in Parliament to curb gender-based violence. President Cyril Ramaphosa has termed them as the “most far-reaching legislative overhaul in the fight against gender-based violence and femicide”. The proposed changes seek to among other things create a new offense of sexual intimidation, allow for names of sex offenders to
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No room for sexual exploitation in Ekiti — Govt, CSO warn contractors

By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti — In a bid to ensure implementation of Gender-Based Violence( (GBV) Laws in Ekiti State, government and a Civil Society organisation(CSO); Gender Relevance Promotion Initiative( GRIP), have advised contractors handling projects in the state to warn their workers against sexual exploitation. They said available statistics globally, confirmed that there were
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Lekki Shooting: Rep demand apology from Malami

FG inaugurates committee on eradication of sexual, gender-based violence

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA  — The Federal Government, on Thursday, inaugurated an Inter-Ministerial Management Committee on Eradication of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, SGBV. The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, who performed the ceremony at the Federal Ministry of Justice, said the government was deeply perturbed about the worsening cases
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Govt needs to domesticate laws surrounding child abuse, sexual violence — Osasu Paul-Azino

Govt needs to domesticate laws surrounding child abuse, sexual violence — Osasumwen Edobor

Osasumwen Edobor is a social development expert with over a decade of experience as a gender advocate infusing new media and technology to propagate gender inclusion. She is the Curator of the HERFESSIONS mobile app. She holds a Master’s degree in Managerial Psychology from the University of Lagos, a 2016 African American Institute Scholar with
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