Tag: women

Malawi joins One Billion Rising movement against gender violence

Malawi joins One Billion Rising movement against gender violence

| February 14, 2014

The Girls Empowerment Network Malawi will be joining the One Billion Rising for Justice global day of action for women worldwide.

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Odds weigh against survival for Ugandan woman with cancer

Odds weigh against survival for Ugandan woman with cancer

| February 13, 2014

A decade ago, Dr. Jackson Orem was the sole oncologist serving 39 million Ugandans at the Uganda Cancer Institute. Today, he works with a small team of specialists.

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Jeanie’s Inspirational Page, featuring The Women’s Bureau

Jeanie’s Inspirational Page, featuring The Women’s Bureau

| September 9, 2013

“Hello, my name Kathleen Alter and I’m the executive director of the Women’s Bureau. We’re located at 2417 Fairfield Ave. in Fort Wayne, and since 1975 the Women’s Bureau (WB) has served as a unique voice advocating for women’s issues and providing services for women and their families.

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Sexual assault remains silent epidemic

Sexual assault remains silent epidemic

| April 3, 2013

By Zach Burgess Special to the NNPA from The Philadelphia Tribune |
It is not talked about much within the African American community—the sexual abuse of women.

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Sexual Assault Treatment Center offers healing, hope

Sexual Assault Treatment Center offers healing, hope

| April 3, 2013

By Lori LaBundy | The Fort Wayne Sexual Assault Treatment Center (SATC) provides first-response medical forensic examinations to children, women and men who have been victims of sexual assault.

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