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The Challenges of Rural Women: United States and Africa
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National Council of Women of the United States Parallel Side Event at the 56th Commission on the Status of Women on the legal and legislative issues surrounding rural women farmers in the United States and her efforts on their behalf.

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Celebrating 125 Years of Service
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Founded in 1888 by Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton to further the cause of women’s suffrage, the National Council of Women of the United States (NCWUS) celebrates its 125th anniversary this year.

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Help Young Malawian Survivors of Obstetric Fistula on Their Journey to Health, Happiness, and Dignity!
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This summer marks an important milestone for the National Council of Women of the United States, with the launch of a new online fundraising campaign in support of our New Life program. Developed in conjunction with the Association of Malawian Midwives, the New Life program is designed to aid in the recovery and psychological healing […]

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The Role of Sudanese Women General Union in Developing Rural Women in Sudan
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Sudanese Women General Union Parallel Side Event for the 56th CSW “The Role of Sudanese Women General Union in Developing Rural Women in Sudan” Wednesday, March 7, 2012 The conference began with a welcoming statement by Mrs. Raja Hassan Khalifa, Secretary General of Sudanese Women General Union (SWGU). SWGU, with its fifteen secretariats in different developmental […]

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The World Needs Midwives Now More Than Ever!
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The NGO Health Committee and co-sponsors: Soroptimist International; NGO Committee on UNICEF, Working Group on Girls; International Confederation of Midwives; NYU College of Nursing Global; International Health Awareness Network, and Society for Psychological Study of Social Issues Parallel Side Event for the 56th CSW “The World Needs Midwives Now More Than Ever!” Tuesday, March 6, […]

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Combat Violence: A Focus on Domestic Violence Globally
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NCW/US Side Event “Combat Violence: A Focus on Domestic Violence Globally” Thursday, March 3, 2011 – 6:00 PM Co-Sponsored by: The International Council of Women, National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Medical Women’s International Association.

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