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Civic and Political Participation

Article List

# Item Title
1 The Untold Story of the Ukrainian Revolution
2 Wedding Crashers Shine a Spotlight on Child Marriage
3 Meenu's True Story of Girl Power in India
4 Winter of Discontent, Ukrainian Women Lead Dissent
5 Women's Safety A Concern For Zimbabwe Elections
6 Egyptian Women Want Democracy Not "Ballotocracy"
7 Firsthand Account of Violence in Istanbul
8 25th Anniversary Gala
9 Roma Women Ditch the Script
10 Your Signature Delivered to the UN
11 10 Favorite Quotes for International Women's Day
12 Meet the Now Generation
13 Meet the Now Generation
14 Citizens Anew and Grantees Too
15 Breaking Through: Gender Equality in Asia & the Pacific
16 High-Heeled Human Rights Defenders
17 Supporting Change at the Feminist Encuentro
18 How will Egyptian Election Results Impact Women?
19 Something to Celebrate
20 And Still We Rise: Stories from our Annual Report
21 Behind Our Voices
22 Flex Your Tech
23 The Power is in the Diversity
24 Revolution is Possible
25 Key Women’s Voices Missing from Clinton’s Speech
26 Geek Out with Lebanon’s Geekettes
27 After the Floods: Women Rebuilding Pakistan
28 Changing Spaces: Civic Leadership
29 GFW and Partners Gain Momentum in U.S.-Based Lawsuit
30 Expanding Civic and Political Participation
31 Wayuu Women's Power: A Field Report from Colombia
32 Standing in Solidarity with the People of Egypt
33 Inspiration From Dakar: Notes on the African Feminist Forum
34 Global Fund Celebrates Aung San Suu Kyi's Release
35 Where No Funders Go: $1.5 Million for Women's Human Rights
36 Look to Women to End Conflict in Kyrgyzstan
37 Save Somali Women and Children (SSWC) | Kenya & Somalia
38 The Organization for Women's Freedom in Iraq (OWFI) | Iraq
39 Guahan Coalition for Peace and Justice | Guam/Guahan
40 Women In Black | Serbia
41 Another World is On Her Way
42 Violeta Krasnic: Our Time is Now!
43 Sub-Saharan Africa: Ensuring Accountability
44 Americas: Rising from the Rubble
45 Right to Decide: Católicas Por El Derecho A Decidir
46 Women's Leadership: Abantu For Development
47 Global Fund Celebrates Michelle Bachelet’s Appointment to Head UN Women
48 Kolkata Sanved: Dancing is a Part of the Movement!
49 Kavita Ramdas at 2010 Aspen Ideas Festival
50 Kyrgyz Women Hold the Solutions: Betsy Hoody in Foreign Policy in Focus
51 Global Fund for Women Awards $1.89 million to Women’s Groups in 67 Countries
52 "Face to Face" Debate: Add Your Voice!
53 Gay McDougall Wins Thurgood Marshall Award
54 Violence in Kyrgyzstan: Now The West Pays Attention
55 Spotlight Afghanistan: Activist Sakena Yacoobi
56 Donor Day Reflections: Why I Admire GFW
57 Reclaiming Peace: Manipur Mothers Defy Militarism | Video
58 Haiti Earthquake Update
59 Letter from the President
60 Looking Back, Moving Forward: Reflections on the 54th Session of CSW and Beijing+15
61 In Memory of Rhonda Copelon
62 Mu Sochua Wins Human Rights Award
63 GFW Awards $1.6 Million to Women’s Groups in 58 Countries
64 From California to Cambodia Fighting for Women: Former Board Member Mu Sochua In the New York Times
65 State of the World’s Women: Christine Ahn and Anasuya Sengupta in Foreign Policy in Focus
66 Taking on the Challenge...
67 Charlotte Bunch in Rutgers University's Newspaper
68 An Iraqi-American Votes in America
69 GFW Marks March 8th Highlighting Women's Human Rights: Media Round-Up
70 Updates from CSW (Commission on the Status Women)
71 Musings on Beijing 15 years Later: Kavita Ramdas in Open Democracy
72 Former Board Member and Cambodian Crusader Bids for Re-election
73 Former Board Member, Mu Sochua, Profiled in The New York Times
74 Join us for Voice, Power and Soul: Portraits of African Feminists
75 Heartland Visionary Conference Call with Kavita Ramdas on February 2nd: Register Now!
76 President Obama and Women's Rights: Interview With GFW Board Member Charlotte Bunch
77 GFW Awards $1.48 Million to Women's Groups
78 Sometimes Change is About Who Washes the Dishes: GFW's MDG3 Goals
79 From Kawangware to Xi’an: Reflections On World AIDS Day
80 Musings on TED India
81 Mary Robinson to be Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom
82 The Names We are Allowed to Call Women….Reflections on Gender and Power in the 21st Century
83 Time for Diplomacy with North Korea: Global Fund's Christine Ahn on KQED
84 How to Keep Activism Alive? Dolores Huerta Offers Tips!
85 GFW Co-Founder Frances Kissling Tears Down Pro-Life Logic in Op-Ed
86 GFW Grantee Leymah Gbowee on the Colbert Report
87 Obama Visits Ghana: An Opportunity to Join Hands for Women’s Rights
88 Global Fund Demands Justice for Cambodian Board Member Mu Sochua
89 Global Fund Demands Restoration of Democracy in Honduras
90 Voicing Women's Perspectives at UN Conference
91 Kavita Ramdas in NJ Star Ledger on Fellow Princeton Board Trustee Sotomayor's Nomination
92 Liberian Grantee Leader Leymah Gbowee Wins JFK Profile in Courage Award
93 Kavita Ramdas Praises Nomination of Sonya Sotomayor to U.S. Supreme Court
94 Financial Times Calls for 30% Women on Boards
95 Notes from the Nobel Women’s Initiative's Conference in Guatemala: Costa Rican Grantee FIRE
96 Video Special! Watch Kavita Ramdas' Commencement at Mills College
97 Financial Times Calls for 30% Women on Boards: Guest Blogger Jacki Zehner
98 As I Walk to Prison: A Letter From GFW Board Member Mu Sochua
99 Global Fund for Women Awards $1.8 Million to Women's Groups
100 Dutch Government Invests in Women's Empowerment
101 Young Women at AWID: Sowing a Multi-Generational Movement
102 Dear Mr. President, Change At the IMF Overdue: An Open Letter By Muadi Mukenge
103 Huffington Post Article on the Chinese Invasion of California Legislature
104 Kavita Ramdas On The Pink Chaddis Campaign: Feminist Magazine Radio Show
105 Build Infrastructure Not Bases: Board Member Sakena Yacoobi Interview In FPIF
106 December Grant Cycle: Over $1.6 million Awarded To Groups in 55 Countries
107 Huffington Post: Open Letter to President Obama By Eve Ensler, Kavita Ramdas, Zainab Salbi
108 SF Chronicle Op-Ed on the Global Gag Rule by GFW Vice President Shalini Nataraj
109 Global Fund At The AWID Forum 2008: Some Reflections
110 Global Fund for Women Awards Over $1.7 Million To 121 Groups In 60 Countries
111 Recognizing Collective Leadership As A Model: Kavita Ramdas at The Stanford Roundtable On Leadership
112 The Politics Of Women And Leadership By Global Fund CEO and President Kavita Ramdas
113 Fijian Grantee Shares Insights On Intergenerational Movement Building
114 Malalai Joya: Bravest Woman of Afghanistan?
115 Zimbabwean Grantee Sends Open Letter To Robert Mugabe
116 Global Fund for Women Joins Lawsuit to Challenge Unconstitutional Spying Law
117 "Everything shall be judged by history": Dr.Vaira-Vike Freiberga
118 GFW Grantee Founder/Director Gets Elected To Nepali Parliament As First Openly Gay Representative
119 Ear to the Ground: Young Women's Dialogues At AWID
120 Playing Political Catch-Up: Kavita Ramdas in the Huffington Post
121 Balkan Women Build Bridges for Peace
122 Global Fund's Board Member Mayan Villalba Wins Entrepreneurship Award
123 Kenyan Women Resist Post-Election Violence
124 Pakistani Grantees Resist The Emergency!
125 Nobel Women's Initiative - Peace Alone Deserves The Chance!
126 Women Mourn As A Right-Wing YES Ushers CAFTA Into Costa Rica
127 Attacks Against Women's Rights Defenders
128 Global Fund Grantees Win Five Prestigious Awards
129 Honoring Mexican Journalism
130 $2 Million Awarded in Grants
131 Bringing Women into Cambodian Politics
132 Update from Kuwait
133 Iranian Women Activists Arrested
134 AIDS in Kenya
135 At the World Social Forum
136 Hope Blooms in the Desert
137 21 Leaders for the 21st Century
138 A Discussion of Islamic Feminism
139 Good News from a Sister Organization
140 Ugandan Women Light Torch for Peace
141 Women in the House!
142 Women in Transition: Outreach to the Caucasus