Holocaust – Horrors for Women – Day in Memory of Holocaust Victims

Jewish women from the Mizocz Ghetto in the Ukraine, which held roughly 1,700 Jews. Some are holding infants as they are forced to wait in a line before their execution by Germans and Ukrainian collaborators. [Photo credits: Main Commission for the Investigation of Nazi War Crimes] A Holocaust Photo Essay http://www.english.illinois.edu/MAPS/holocaust/photoessay.htm

Uncovering the Root Cause of Mother-Daughter Conflict #motherdaughter #family

By Rosjke Hasseldine* – An experienced counselor recently admitted to me that she felt out of her depth when a mother and adult daughter both came to see her for help with their incessant arguing. She said that she struggled to identify the core reasons for their arguments, and she knew that the communication skills […]

Priority Areas and Key Recommendations for Eliminating Discrimination against Girls and Achieving Generation Equality #girls

Provide Equal rights for ALL Girls: ·         Recognize girls as human rights-holders, distinct from women or boys. ·         Prioritize the rights of all girls in their intersectional identities and locations – across the spectrum of age, gender, sexual and gender identities, race, ethnicity, religious beliefs, class, differing abilities, geographical location and migratory status. ·         Allocate […]

ENDING CHILD LABOR, FORCED LABOR & HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS #childlabor

GENEVA (News) – A new report indicates that a significant share of child labour and human trafficking in global supply chains occurs at their lower tiers, in activities such as raw material extraction and agriculture, making due diligence, visibility and traceability challenging. The report, Ending child labour, forced labour and human trafficking in global supply […]