USA – SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH – HISTORY – FUTURE History of Sexual Assault Awareness Month

2019 marks the official 18th anniversary of Sexual Assault Awareness Month — but did you know we can trace its history even longer? Even before its official declaration, SAAM was about both awareness and prevention of sexual assault, harassment, and abuse. Looking at the history of the movement to end sexual violence, it’s clear why: […]

CLIMATE CHANGE & GENDER EQUALITY: CONNECTIONS THAT MATTER

By Bridget Burns – Director at WEDO: Women’s Environment & Development Organization March 13, 2019 – Climate change is the most pressing challenge of our time, and both its causes and consequences are entwined with the unjust, inequitable, and destructive systems that govern our world. As the IPCC report released last October made crystal clear, […]