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'From Objectification to Dignity - Positive Media Representations of Women and Girls'

This side event during CSW 58 was a collaboration between the Mission of Ireland to the United Nations and a number of faith based NGO’s including Good Shepherd. 745 more words


Continuing CSW 58 Reflection - Side Events.

Towards the end of last week and into this week (March 17th) the focus has been at two levels:  presenting good practice during side events and secondly following the negotiations that are ongoing with regard to the outcome document through morning briefings and caucus meeting.   1,223 more words


Commission on the Status of Women (CSW 58) - reviewing week 1

The Commission on the Status of Women opened on Monday March 10th and has been busy both with the number of events  and following the negotiations of draft outcome document.   488 more words


Part Two of a Sailor’s Scholarly Series on U.S. Naval History in The South Pacific

Viva Young

As mentioned in the previous post, Viva Young was a tiny joint about a block or two off Magsaysay Boulevard. Upon entering, immediately on the left was ‘Mama San’s ‘Office,’ which was simply an enclosed counter with an ancient cash register, a small table lamp, a perpetually over-flowing ashtray, and a counter sign which read: “No Credit.” Every bar or club had a ‘Mama San’—‘Manager’ to put it into Western Parlance. 661 more words

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Jeff Barrows, D.O., M.A. (bioethics) has been working on the front lines of health and human trafficking for over a decade. He is currently the Vice President of Education and Advocacy at… 529 more words

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