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Getting to Zero: SAYWHAT
on 4th December, by Ghadeer Malek

As part of AWID’s Getting to Zero project we are profiling the work of Web for…

Dana Bakdounis and the Uprising of Women in the Arab World
on 26th October, by Nelly

Like hundreds of young women and men all across the Arab world and beyond, Dana Bakdounis,…

Nazra for Feminist Studies: Manual on Women Human Rights Defenders
on 30th August, by Ghadeer Malek

Source: Nazra for Feminist Studies   Report   Manual on Women Human Rights Defenders – Arabic…

An Egyptian Young Academic Analyzing the Power Dynamics in Egypt: The shape of Egypt’s second republic
on 29th August, by Ghadeer Malek

Most Egyptians will come to remember 13 August 2012 as more than just another long hot…

Young egyptian woman speaks out against harassment with a piece called "I felt Evil"
on 6th June, by Nelly

Source: Zaghaleel By: Nihal Saad* Published on June 4, 2012 Saturday evening I went to Tahrir…

An Ethiopian Girl’s Journey to Build a Better World
on 15th May, by Naboni Etansa

Source: American Jewish World Service By Naboni Etansa From April 19-22, AJWS staff and 25 grantees

Egypt's Nazra for Feminist Studies brings Graffiti 7arimi Campaign to the AWID forum
on 21st April, by Nelly

Nawara Belal from Egypt’s Nazra for Feminist Studies spray paints and explains the Graffiti 7arimi campaign…

Young woman recites poem in solidarity with egyptian women who underwent "virginity tests"
on 21st March, by Nelly

Last week, a young woman called Dania released on her youtube channel a poem called “Virginity…

African Youth Initiative Network suspends further screenings of Kony2012
on 15th March, by Nelly

Source: African Youth Initiative Network March 14, 2012 The first public screening of Invisible Children’s video…

5 African Women Respond to the Kony2012 Campaign
on 14th March, by Nelly

Source: Gender Across Borders By: Spectra Speaks March 13, 2012 The Kony 2012, a campaign launched…

Girl Effect: Empowering or Disempowering?
on 22nd December, by Stephanie Bracken

By Stephanie Bracken* The trend of “investing in girls” provides powerful imagery through videos such as…

Young Zimbabwean women bloggers’ voice roar!
on 22nd December, by Fungai Machirori

By Fungai Machirori * It was when one of my news articles – on male circumcision…

on 6th December, by Ghadeer Malek

Statement in Arabic: Authorities in Syria arrested Syrian blogger, feminist, and activist for free expression…

Young Women Comment on the Effect of the Egyptian Revolution on Women
on 29th November, by Ghadeer Malek

The below video is made by An Van Raemdonck, a Belgian Feminist doing research on Egypt.…

Mideast Youth
on 27th November, by Nelly

Mideast Youth logo Esra’a Al Shafei is the founder and director of, a grassroots, indigenous…

Fighting for women's sexual and reproductive health in Nigeria
on 8th November, by Ibe Chinomnso Traffina

Ibe By  Ibe Chinomnso Traffina * While working as a nurse in a rural community, I…

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