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Swazi Men to host huge March against Gender Based Violence as part of the Commemoration of the International Mens Day

A Huge Mens March will take Place Tommorrow in Manzini, Swaziland where Men will be marching to raise their voice against Gender Based Violence

Tomorrow, Saturday, 29 November 2014 from 0730hrs, Swaziland will see men from different parts of the country and different workplaces marching in one purpose that of making a call for the reduction of the Gender Based Violence (GBV) incidents in Swaziland…The Swaziland Business Coalition on Health and AIDS and its members in partnership with the UN family, PEPFAR, ILO, and local organisations SWAGAA and municipal council of Manzini are hosting the Men in the workplace march against gender based violence. 201 more words

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The New Urban

Urbanization has been a fixture in the development of most countries in South-East Asia for more than 40 years. The massive and rapid growth of urban agglomerations, such as Bangkok, Jakarta, Manila and, more recently, Ho Chi Minh City, forced planners and urban managers to focus, at least initially, on finding solutions to housing demands and a massive need for basic infrastructure (water, sewerage, electricity and transport). 115 more words

Urban Issues

Antinous: Deity of Allies?

I am endlessly fascinated by the writings of P. Sufenas Virius Lupus, particularly their writings on gender, Paganism, Antinous, and those places where all of these things meet. 257 more words


Balancing Change With Heart

For All the Women Working to Follow Their Hearts and Change the World:

Women are taught to be nice. We are taught to seek beauty. We are taught to get along with others. 629 more words


M-Health Referral System Designed to Strengthen Access to GBV Services in Botswana

Guest post by MEASURE Evaluation’s Shelah S. Bloom, Senior Technical Advisor for Gender, and Jen Curran, M&E Technical Specialist

One out of three women in Botswana reported experiencing intimate partner violence in 2013. 485 more words

Global Health

Human geography and gender issues

The aim of Gender, Place and Culture is to provide a forum for debate in human geography and related disciplines on theoretically-informed research concerned with gender issues. 171 more words


False claims undermine good causes

Today is White Ribbon Day. It is an important symbolic event reminding us all to be aware of violence against women.

Domestic violence and family abuse are a scourge on all human societies. 1,607 more words