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  • CSW57 Parallel Event

    Tuesday, March 12, 2013 • NYC The South-South Exchange: Experiences, Lessons & Strategies for Eliminating All Forms of Violence Against Women & Girls Read More

  • Online Forum – Call for Papers

    An Online Forum inviting stakeholders to discuss the Elimination and Prevention of All Forms of Violence Against Women & Girls, leading up to and beyond CSW57. Read More

  • CSW 57 Publication

    A compilation of select papers from the Online Forum highlighting experiences, lessons & strategies for eliminating all forms of violence against women & girls. Read More

IRFD Contribution to the United Nations CSW 57

South-South Exchange Panel

• A meeting of minds among leading scholars, activists, and advocates from the global South working to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls (VAWG).

• A platform for participants to identify: successful models & interventions; the most common or pressing challenges; and emerging themes in efforts to end VAWG.

• Placing voices from the global South front and center, the Exchange seeks to provide participants with a networking opportunity for:

  • mutual sharing of experiences
  • chronicling progress and lessons
  • formulating strategies for eliminating all forms of VAWG


    Call for Participation: International Women’s Day March


    Join IRFD in supporting AWID, the Center for Women's Global Leadership, United Methodist Women and the Women & Global Migration Working Group for an International Women's Day march taking place on Friday, March 8, 2013 at 10:00am. We will assemble at First Avenue and 42nd Street near the UN in NYC.

    Learn more about this Call for Participation here.


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    Panel Chair:
    Paula Narváez,
    Programme Specialist,
    LAC Section

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    Eugenia Lopez Uribe,
    Executive Director

    Mallika Dutt, Founder,
    President & CEO

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    Itumeleng Komanyane, GBV Project Co-ordinator

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