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Ending the Cycle of Abuse Through Human Rights Education in Ivory Coast

March 21, 2017

This story is part of the series We are human rights changemakers to celebrate Equitas’ 50th anniversary (#Equitas50). All through 2017, we invite you to discover stories of 50 inspiring human rights changemakers. These are but a few of the hundreds who have changed lives around the world through human rights education with Equitas’ support. ALI OUATTARA – Ivory Coast   “In my country, the culture of impunity is well established and people have no more faith in the justice system.... read on

Meet Inspiring Women from Around the World Changing Lives Through Human Rights Education

March 7, 2017

 Women are key drivers of positive social change. They are leading the way to promote empowerment and gender equality. That is why Equitas, through human rights education initiatives, continues to equip women to be leaders today and tomorrow. Celebrating International Women’s Day on March 8th, meet these 8 inspiring women and Equitas partners from around the world! From Safa Rawiah working to end early marriage in Yemen to Berthe Tatey changing practices that discriminate against widowed... read on

Changing Practices that Discriminate Against Widowed Women in Togo

March 7, 2017

This story is part of the series We are human rights changemakers to celebrate Equitas’ 50th anniversary (#Equitas50). All through 2017, we invite you to discover stories of 50 inspiring human rights changemakers. These are but a few of the hundreds who have changed lives around the world through human rights education with Equitas’ support. BERTHE TATEY – Togo Berthe Tatey had significant responsibilities at home during her childhood: domestic work... read on

Promoting Women’s Political Participation in Armenia

March 7, 2017

This story is part of the series We are human rights changemakers to celebrate Equitas’ 50th anniversary (#Equitas50). All through 2017, we invite you to discover stories of 50 inspiring human rights changemakers. These are but a few of the hundreds who have changed lives around the world through human rights education with Equitas’ support. ZHANNA HARUTYUNYAN – Armenia Zhanna Harutyunyan believes in the power of human connection. “I work for and with... read on

Promoting the Emancipation of Young Tunisian Women Through Social Engagement

March 7, 2017

This story is part of the series We are human rights changemakers to celebrate Equitas’ 50th anniversary (#Equitas50). All through 2017, we invite you to discover stories of 50 inspiring human rights changemakers. These are but a few of the hundreds who have changed lives around the world through human rights education with Equitas’ support.  IMEN HAMZA – Tunisia   The status of the Tunisian woman is, for Imen Hamza, unique in the Arab... read on

Ending Child, Early and Forced Marriage in Yemen

March 7, 2017

This story is part of the series We are human rights changemakers to celebrate Equitas’ 50th anniversary (#Equitas50). All through 2017, we invite you to discover stories of 50 inspiring human rights changemakers. These are but a few of the hundreds who have changed lives around the world through human rights education with Equitas’ support. SAFA RAWIAH – Yemen Safa Abdulkarem Rawiah easily fits the description of “pioneer” and “groundbreaker.” And “leader.” Why? Because,... read on

Moving Forward Together to Empower Marginalized and at Risk Women in Tanzania

March 7, 2017

This story is part of the series We are human rights changemakers to celebrate Equitas’ 50th anniversary (#Equitas50). All through 2017, we invite you to discover stories of 50 inspiring human rights changemakers. These are but a few of the hundreds who have changed lives around the world through human rights education with Equitas’ support. AGINATHA RUTAZAA – Tanzania When her husband died in 1993, Aginatha Rutazaa was left to raise her two daughters on her own. She knew it was up... read on

Pushing for Citizen Empowerment and Transitional Justice in Sri Lanka

February 16, 2017

This story is part of the series We are human rights changemakers to celebrate Equitas’ 50th anniversary (#Equitas50). All through 2017, we invite you to discover stories of 50 inspiring human rights changemakers. These are but a few of the hundreds who have changed lives around the world through human rights education with Equitas’ support. ERMIZA TEGAL – Sri Lanka For attorney Ermiza Tegal, human rights education has had a profound personal as well as a... read on

Empowering Marginalized Populations in Haiti Through Radio

February 9, 2017

This story is part of the series We are human rights changemakers to celebrate Equitas’ 50th anniversary (#Equitas50). All through 2017, we invite you to discover stories of 50 inspiring human rights changemakers. These are but a few of the hundreds who have changed lives around the world through human rights education with Equitas’ support.  COLETTE LESPINASSE  ̶  Haiti Photo : Mikaël Theimer (www.mikaeltheimer.com) “I am always looking for ways to contribute to the... read on

Stimulating Youth Engagement in Tunisia

February 3, 2017

This story is part of the series We are human rights changemakers to celebrate Equitas’ 50th anniversary (#Equitas50). All through 2017, we invite you to discover stories of 50 inspiring human rights changemakers. These are but a few of the hundreds who have changed lives around the world through human rights education with Equitas’ support.  NAWRES CHRITI – Tunisia Story also available in Arabic >> " My dream is to fight against discrimination in the world, against gender... read on
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