Will future sustainable development goals (SDGs) help in improving the lives of Bela and thousands of others like her who are pushed into the flesh trade due to poverty, greed and a skewed power dynamics. It is not enough to make survivors mere bran
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Donna Kshir, prolific author and child advocate encourages others to take a stand against child abuse, because too many innocent children are being seriously injured and killed.
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Kavitha Kuruganti reports real change for the dalit women of Tivsala village. More women now own land, and this trend needs to be studied more closely.
05:46 Aug 27, 2014
The deadline for the realization of the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by countries of the world is drawing to a close in 2015. The progress on MDGs might have been with mixed results, but lot of lessons need to be learnt while we frame n
13:54 Aug 26, 2014
In the year 2000, countries of the world had agreed to meet the 8 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by 2015. Numerous consultative processes have been taking place around the world on what should be the development goals post-2015.
08:05 Aug 26, 2014
Shark Week Hits Biz Women Rock Head On
07:24 Aug 13, 2014
The empowering story of Esther from Indonesia, who has been a prisoner, injecting drug user, sex worker, and a person living with HIV, as told to Citizen News Service
06:12 Aug 3, 2014
Women of reproductive age need prevention of sexually transmitted infections including HIV, and family planning methods that are under their control.
16:34 Aug 2, 2014
homophobia is a choice, not homosexuality; and religious scriptures teach us to be compassionate, non-judgmental and accept everyone else in totality without prejudice.
13:58 Jul 23, 2014
We cannot wait until the research and development of a product gets over and then begin figuring out how to roll it out to communities in need.
05:54 Jul 23, 2014
Pretty young artist Camellia Steele is someone to pay attention to, as her art is getting more and more deserved attention. This story explains more.
14:01 Jul 8, 2014
Commemoration of Vicki Hen starts each July 4th United States Independence Day. She was fatally shot by an islamic terrorist in California.
08:02 Jul 7, 2014
Ms. Bugaighis played an active part in 2011 Libyan revolution that ousted the regime of Muammar Gaddafi.
07:52 Jul 7, 2014
Nadine Lajoie, TV Host and co-founder of Reality TV Teen CEO Show produced by Emmy Award Winner Producer, is on a journey to tour schools with her Youth Leadership Program.
08:31 Jun 28, 2014
King Nazir Muhammad, the Lesbian Messiah, wants to convert all women to lesbians because women are in grave danger being with men.
07:16 Jun 23, 2014
Despite women's rights to economic, social and cultural equality, poverty and discrimination still remains the reality for a large majority of them in the Asia Pacific region.
09:45 Jun 6, 2014
Grassroots women of the Asia Pacific region have borne the brunt of the unrelenting global desire for increased consumption and accumulation of wealth by a tiny minority.
13:28 Jun 5, 2014
The Asia and the Pacific region contains some of the world's most powerful economies and the 21st Century is often touted to belong to this region. Yet the region is home to 66% of the world's poorest poor.
11:58 Jun 5, 2014
The 2nd Asia Pacific Feminist Forum, organized by the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development kickstarted in Chiang Mai, Thailand, with 300 feminists from 30 countries
12:45 Jun 3, 2014
Teen artist Camellia Steele has broken in to the hugely competitive art world in Los Angeles, and talks here about it with The Hollywood Sentinel.
07:25 Jun 3, 2014