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Americans for UNFPA's Global Approach to Women's Activism
Odunola Ojewumi, a college student who won UNFPA's Student Award, journeys to Central America to learn about women's issues.
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The Spirit of Activism Starts with an Education
Odunola Ojewumi, a college student who won UNFPA's Student Award, jo…
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Putting an End to Global Violence Against Women
Odunola Ojewumi, a college student who won UNFPA's Student Award, jo…
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One Woman Opens Doors for Generation of Girls
Odunola Ojewumi, a college student who won UNFPA's Student Award, jo…
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Discovering Women's "Safe Space" in Guatemala
Odunola Ojewumi, a college student who won UNFPA's Student Award, jo…
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Meeting the Guatemalan Girls of Abriendo Oportunidades
Odunola Ojewumi, a college student who won UNFPA's Student Award, journeys to Central America to learn about women's issues.
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Exhausted in Antigua, the Land of Eternal Spring
Odunola Ojewumi, a college student who won UNFPA's Student Award, journeys to Central America to learn about women's issues.
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Seeking Inspiration from Maryland to Guatemala City
Odunola Ojewumi, a college student who won UNFPA's Student Award, journeys to Central America to learn about women's issues.
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On the Road Again: The Mongolia Charity Rally
Drive Like a Woman's Michele Shapiro is at it again, driving with a team from London to Mongolia for charity.
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The Butterfly Effect: Female Independence
Zainab Salbi reflects on the past 20 years, the women she's met and the life lessons she's learned.
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The Butterfly Effect: Qatar
One woman reflects on the meaning of religious dress in the country of Qatar.
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The Butterfly Effect: Facing Our Darkness
One woman recounts the cruelty behind the Rwandan genocide and the need to help the countless orphans left in its wake.
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The Butterfly Effect: It's a Small World After All
One woman recounts her relationship with her family's maid when she was a child living in Iraq.
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The Butterfly Effect: Life is Like a Rollercoaster
You would think that growing up in Iraq during the Iran-Iraq war and eventually spending much of my professional life in war zones (I w…
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The Butterfly Effect: A Call to Action
This is about the need for women to stand up together in this time more than any other time.
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The Butterfly Effect: From Davos to Kigali
I have been traveling the world all my life now and I have never gotten used to adjusting and assimilating seamlessly from one extreme …
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The Butterfly Effect: Preserving a Sense of Self in Times of War
How easy is it to hold on to that Zen stage if one is living in a place where electricity is on and of every few hours, where there are…
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The Butterfly Effect: Women, Sex & Politics
Jameela was tortured. She was hanged from her hands for long periods, she was put in solitary confinement for about 6 months, and had …
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The Butterfly Effect: A Red Thong in Gaza
I realized that I would be in Gaza on New Year 's Eve, a place that is besieged, destroyed, and I doubted there will be much celebratio…
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The Butterfly Effect: The World Through Tom's Shoes
Toms shoes became a witness of the land I stepped on and the stories I encounter.