Monthly Archives: May 2016

HREA to offer new course on gender responsive budgeting

Gender Responsive Budgeting (image: Penang Monthly)

HREA will offer a new short e-learning course on gender responsive budgeting. In three 90-minute webinars participants will learn how to asses the impact of government expenditures on citizens, women and men, and to transform budget programmes to target priority needs and

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International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

Frank Elbers

Today is the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. On this day in 1990, the World Health Organization (WHO) removed homosexuality from its list of mental illnesses. Like racism, xenophobia or anti-semitism, homophobia and transphobia are forms of discrimination. They include the

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Call for applications for Managing Gender-based Violence in Emergencies training (Nairobi, 8-12 August 2016)

Photo source: UNFPA

HREA, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the International Medical Corps are currently accepting applications from emerging specialists for the five-day, in-person training titled ‘Managing Gender-Based Violence Programs in Emergencies Training Course’ as part of a global learning program.

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MA in Interdisciplinary Gender Studies at Lebanese American University

Institute for Women's Studies in the Arab World

The Lebanese American University (LAU) in Beirut, Lebanon has just launched a one-year MA in Interdisciplinary Gender Studies. This program blends academic research, intellectual rigor, and social activism to equip students with the practical and theoretical knowledge needed to challenge

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