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News & Insights: 2021

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EARTH DAY 2021 – WOMEN AND CLIMATE CHANGE

22.04.2021

This blog to mark Earth Day 2021 draws on global evidence to provide a summary of the intersections between women’s economic empowerment and climate change and identifies 10 opportunities to accelerate action and raise ambition on climate change and gender equality.

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How our innovations are improving the lives of people with disabilities through Inclusive Futures

21.04.2021

Find out about how SDDirect are part of 16 organisations working to include people with disabilities in health, work, education, and tackle stigma and discrimination.

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Towards more inclusive programming to address violence against women and girls (VAWG)

16.04.2021

While we have known for long that VAWG can affect women and girls from all groups and walks of life (the global estimate that 1 in 3 women will experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetime has remained the same for over a decade), growing evidence is telling us more about how the experiences of VAWG vary between groups

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RSH launches the Arabic Hub

10.03.2021

The Safeguarding Resource and Support Hub (RSH) aims to support organisations in the aid sector to strengthen their policy and practice on safeguarding against Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Sexual Harassment (SEAH).

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International Women’s Day

08.03.2021

Women in Leadership: Achieving an equal Future in a COVID-19 world is the UN Women theme for International Women’s Day 2021.

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RSH launches a free online safeguarding training course

04.02.2021

The Resource and Support Hub (RSH) has developed a series of five free and accessible online training modules called Safeguarding Matters.