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Women Say “No Mas Muertes!”

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events on 17th March, 2014 | 1 Comment

Children spend the day together at HEPACSometimes when we dig deep to understand the root causes of our problems, making change seems impossible, but in Nogales, Mexico women are building community with full a holistic understanding of the challenges they see everyday, and with hope for the future.

Women Around the World Inspiring Change

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, Human Rights, World News & Events on 7th March, 2014 | 2 Comments

WomensDayQuoteWomen face numerous setbacks everywhere, yet we continue to inspire change in the world around us. This International Women’s Day, Global Exchange launches a series of blogs highlighting women around the world and the changes they are driving to advance women economically, politically, and socially.

Wise Words in Honor of International Women’s Day

Posted by in Featured, World News & Events on 8th March, 2012 | 4 Comments

Intl-Womens-DayHappy International Women’s Day. Today we celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. Here are some strong female voices sharing little bits of wisdom in honor of International Women’s Day.

International Women’s Day: Today We Honor Women Working for Change

Posted by in Featured, World News & Events on 8th March, 2011 | 1 Comment

Carleen and Mom Helen (front left) meet with teachers in AfghanistanToday marks the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day, first celebrated in Germany, Austria, Denmark and Switzerland in 1911, to recognize the social, political and economic achievements of women in the past and present. A perfect day to acknowledge women past and present working to create change.