Beating Violence Against Women
No Safe Place
by Rosemary L. Bray
How does one compute the total effect of abusive fathers and petrified mothers as the children grow up? p16
Prostitution as Choice
Migrant Worker Held Hostage
Unaccounted Costs: of nannies, maids and domestic help
One More Filipina in Prison
Violence at Japan's Immigration Detention Centers
Center for Women in Crisis in Pakistan
Expert on Sexual Torture Takes on State Violence
The Solution to Rape
The Fiji Women's Crisis Center
Support Work for Prostituted Women
Love Shouldn't Hurt
Men for Gender Awareness
Men Changing Men
News and Notes p3
Resource Center Update p31
Health Update p77
Bulletin Board p78
In A Different Way
Women In Action covers a broad range of issues affecting women globally, but focusing on the particular needs and concerns of women in the Global South, and forwarding a progressive perspective tempered by the experiences of the third world women's movements.
On the cover: The Kumari-the liuing Goddess
by Salome S. Russell from Women Artists Diary 1995.
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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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