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Localising UNSCR 2250: Lessons from the Kampala Youth Seminar

By Lindsay McClain Opiyo, Development and Partnerships Specialist at Generations For Peace

Last November, I had the pleasure of participating in the World Federation of United Nations Associations’ (WFUNA) “ 1,447 more words

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What 'moms of girls' actually do : Busting the myths of gender bias !

Reading through an article on funny things moms of boys would relate to, I couldn’t help myself and ponder that it was more about what… 525 more words

Motherhood

Thanx Integrates with Leading Online Food Ordering Technology Providers

Thanx, the SaaS company that helps brick-and-mortar businesses build deeper, data-driven relationships with their best customers, today announced integrations with leading online ordering technology providers, including Olo, that allow restaurants on the Thanx platform to offer convenient mobile … 14 more words

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Always Be Campaigning

If you’ve ever watched Glengarry Glen Ross, you’ll remember Alec Baldwin’s iconic mantra: “A-B-C. A-always, B-be, C-closing.” Advocacy work is a lot like sales, but in our field we call it a “hard ask”—the art of focusing your conversation towards a specific commitment or action. 700 more words

Democracy

Big Dreams...

I’ve been thinking often for the past few days about today being Martin Luther King Day. Dr. King had a dream. That all people would be treated equally regardless of the color of their skin. 749 more words

Disabilitiy

Guest Post: Being a "Man" with Infertility

(image from: http://nycivf.org/your-unique-fertility-needs/male-factor-infertility.php)

This guest post is written by Matthew Todhunter.  He is 30 years old and is married to his 26 year old wife, Amber. 1,982 more words

A is for Activist

Don’t get excited, I am still not going for the full alphabet in review, but this blog post has been rattling around in my head for too long and it needs a home. 1,055 more words

Museums And Race