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I am an artist, a mother and an avid peace maker with a deep desire to connect with people from all over the world and hear their stories.
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I am building a company that will provide products, services and educational materials supporting peace, human rights and deep connection.
Peace, human rights, conflict resolution, world-wide connection, the preservation of threatened cultures and the ways that women are learning to connect and use their wisdom and power to change the world.
Lea las conversaciones en el foro de la comunidad y una su voz.
Descubra The Hunger Project
The Hunger Project (THP) es una organización estratégica global comprometida con el fin sustentable del hambre mundial a través del empoderamiento de miles de mujeres y hombres en Asia, África y América Latina. En la India, entrenaron de forma exitosa a las mujeres para que dirijan los consejos vecinales. Aprenda sobre THP y contribuya con su noble causa. (Inglés)
Dé poder a sus palabras
La Comandanta Esther cautivó al Congreso mexicano con su discurso de 2001; ¡usted puede ser igual de convincente con un discurso propio! Aprenda valiosas técnicas de escritura y oratoria en iKNOW Politics. (Inglés)
Sumérjase en el arte de las mujeres en México
¿Le encanta IMOW? Entonces, péguele una mirada a este increíble museo de mujeres en México que celebra a artistas mexicanas contemporáneas. MUMA presenta obras de arte cautivantes, controvertidas y políticas, como la reconocida pieza de Lorena Wolffer sobre los feminicidios en Ciudad Juárez. (Español)
¿Quiere acercarse a la verdad?
El film de 2006 de la realizadora Jill Friedberg, Un poquito de tanta verdad, es un documental de larga duración que sigue la toma del Canal 9 por parte de las mujeres líderes en Oaxaca. Sepa más sobre el proyecto y organice una proyección. (Inglés, español)
Claiming Equal Citizenship Campaign
Women’s right to equal citizenship is guaranteed by the majority of Arab constitutions, as well as by international law. Yet across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region and the Gulf, women are denied their right to nationality – a crucial component of citizenship. Such laws send the message that women do not enjoy a direct relationship with the state, but must access their citizenship rights through mediation of a male family member, such as a father or a husband. Until women in the MENA and Gulf regions are recognized as full nationals and citizens, they cannot participate fully in public life, nor claim the other rights to which they are entitled as equal members of their societies. Please lend your support to the campaign. Send a message of solidarity to WLP campaign partners who are coordinating the national and regional campaigns to raise awareness of the issue, advocate for change, and mobilize support to modify discriminatory legislation.
The International Violence Against Women Act
The International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA) is a historic and unprecedented effort of the U.S. government to take leadership in establishing an overall and integrated approach to respond and address violence against women and girls internationally. The Act establishes a Coordinator to Combat Violence Against Women Internationally. The time is now to capitalize on this awareness and support and to enact this comprehensive vision to address the problem of violence against women.
Sign a Condolence Card and Show Your Allegiance to Farm Workers
Add your name to the online condolence card for the family of Maria Isabel, 17-year old heat stroke victim and pledge to do what you can so that other farm worker families do not have to suffer the agony that their family is enduring.
Frontera Women's Foundation
Learn more about how you can support the nonprofit group based in El Paso, Texas that recently launched new scholarship program for girls from low-income families in Juarez, Mexico.
Help End Violence Against Women and Girls: Sign the I-VAWA Petition!
It's estimated that 1 out of 3 women worldwide will be the victim of violence or abuse at some point in their lives. This must stop.
The International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA), is a bill now before Congress that, if passed, would, for the first time, comprehensively incorporate these solutions into all U.S. foreign assistance programs - solutions such as promoting women's economic opportunity, addressing violence against girls in school, and working to change public attitudes - bring about transformational change. Please urge Congress to make the IVAWA a reality for the millions of women worldwide it would affect by signing the petition.
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