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Isis-Women’s International Cross-Cultural Exchange (Isis-WICCE) contributed to the myriad of thought-provoking discourses on women’s states in conflict-ridden areas at the recently concluded 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) by spearheading an NGO parallel event called Supporting Urgent Human Rights Interventions in Conflict Settings: Women Defenders share their field experiences held last 19 March 2014.Read more: Isis WICCE panel analyses women, war and peace possibilities at the CSW58
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In addressing pressing issues regarding climate change and disaster management, it is useful to levitra online switzerland have a feminist framework in addressing such issues. This is what Luz Martinez, former Chair of Isis International, emphasised as she participated in the cialis endurance panel entitled ‘Gender and Sustainable Development, Climate Justice, Disaster Risk Reduction and Response: Women from Asia and the Pacific on the front-lines’ last March 10.
The interesting discussions were spearheaded by a panel that included women from the Pacific and the Philippines. Climate change is affecting the Pacific and the Philippines in more severe ways. Bringing in island states together to talk about this issue draws a stronger link into the Asia Pacific region. The panel was convened by the Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN) and Global Fund for Women in collaboration with representatives and delegates of canada online pharmacy propecia various governments in the Asia and the Pacific such as the Republic of Marshall Islands, the Philippines, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu.Read more: Climate change panel urged to rethink disasters with a feminist framework
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A strategizing meeting for BPFA Section J was held on Thursday, March 13 at the Vienna Cafe in the UN Building during this year’s UNCSW 58. The meeting was attended by representatives of Association for Progressive Communications (APC), Isis International, Women and brand viagra Media Collective, and Search for Common Ground.
This UNCSW is of major significance as it prepares for the brand name cialis +20 Review next year. In this historical review, the Beijing Platform for Action, the Post 2015 development agenda and the Millennium Development Goals, will be merged into one agenda in the attempt to craft a transformative plan that not only looks at empowerment and development but attempts to transform structural areas using the BPFA 12 Critical Areas of Concern as the pillars for transformation. How the women’s movement strategizes to participate in this Review will be important.Read more: Leading up to the Beijing Review: Strategizing for Section J
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Isis International board member Dr. Carol Sobritchea calls for a faster and even implementation of the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) especially when it comes to pharmaceuticals on line women and girls’ concerns and substantial participation in different processes of viagra scams implementation.
This was the resonating theme of her talk given as part of the interactive expert panel during the March 12 official meeting at the 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). A professorial lecturer at the University of the Philippines Diliman, Dr. Sobritchea was part of the Panel 2 meeting that discussed the CSW’s priority theme of accountability and try it participation of women and girls in the implementation of the (MDGs).Read more: Participation, commitment and legal reforms key to MDG implementation - Sobritchea
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Recognising Women’s Participation in Sustainable and Lasting Peace. Isis International realised it is essential to initially find out to what extent or if any at all do peace advocates include or consider women and gender in their peace work with from ICCO foundation, Isis carried out a study on women peacemakers in the Philippines.
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