Category Archives: Gender

Victory in Nicaragua! National Assembly passes Violence against Women Law

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CoDev’s Nicaraguan partner, MEC (Maria Elena Cuadra Movement of Employed and Unemployed Women) and the wider women’s movement in Nicaragua achieved a significant victory in January 2012 when the National Assembly voted to bring into legislation a Law Against Violence Against … Continue reading

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MEC: Todas Juntas, Todas Libres

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Earlier this year CoDev’s partner MEC (Maria Elena Cuadra Movement of Employed and Unemployed Women) participated in a video: Todas Juntas, Todas Libres or Women United and Free.  Women United and Free is an artistic endeavour envisioned by

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The courage of women lifts us all

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Barbara Wood, CoDev Executive Director, shares the second of a 3-part report on Berenice Celeyta’s (NOMADESC) 2011 visit to Canada. Amidst roses, pakoras and historic photos of working women, Berenice came on stage at the Vancouver and District Labour Council … Continue reading

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Happy International Women’s Day!

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¡Feliz día de la mujer! CoDev celebrates the work of our Latin American Sisters striving for equality and justice. Twenty-six years working together for women’s rights, workers rights and human rights!  CoDev celebra el labor de nuestras hermanas en Latinoamérica … Continue reading

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