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  • Can working with the whole family be effective in tackling violence against women and girls (VAWG) in Tajikistan?

    Nov 20, 2017 | 17:54 pm

    Can working with the whole family be effective in tackling violence against women and girls (VAWG) in Tajikistan? “I used to set the table for breakfast, lunch or dinner every day and, as usual, when I joined others around the table, it was already empty. Last week, when I set the table for dinner…everyone was waiting for me.[…]

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  • The Key to a good relationship

    Nov 6, 2017 | 15:16 pm

    The Key to a good relationship   Picture credit: Rezwanul Haque Tasnova Rahman from Change Associates in Bangladesh sharing a few lessons in life Do not be misled! I am not a love guru. But after some years of working on a range of content, concepts, and[…]

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  • #Metoo

    Oct 24, 2017 | 10:12 am

    #Metoo Leane Ramsoomar, Research Uptake Manager, What Works The #metoo campaign, developed by Tarana Burke a decade ago, recently turned into a hashtag which went viral this week, with survivors of sexual assault, violence and harassment sharing their experiences on social[…]

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  • Oct 2, 2017 | 13:16 pm

    Ending Intimate Partner Violence One Couple at a Time Saprina Panday, from Equal Access International, on the power of group discussions in transforming troubled relationships “In the past my husband used to abuse me. He didn’t count me or our[…]

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  • Despite a new law which bans it, corporal punishment is rife in schools throughout Afghanistan

    Aug 16, 2017 | 11:10 am

    Despite a new law which bans it, corporal punishment is rife in schools throughout Afghanistan Mohammad Osman Hemat, Executive Director of Help the Afghan Children on the role of peace education in reducing corporal punishment in schools. Although the government of Afghanistan has passed a law banning corporal punishment in schools, many teachers, especially in[…]

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  • Aug 1, 2017 | 14:13 pm

    When Hari started to help his wife with the household chores “When I participated in the sessions of Sammanit Jeevan (meaning dignified living) I began to understand the discrimination between men and women. This training has helped me to internalize[…]

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