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UNICEF is Recruiting for Gender Talent Groups - Deadline 10 January 2016

If you are an experienced technical gender specialist with strong credentials in rigorous programme design, implementation and evaluation, and have a passion for advancing gender equality and making a lasting difference for women, children and…Continue

Started by Kirsten McGregor Dec 9, 2015.

International Women's Day (8 March): How will you be celebrating? 1 Reply

http://www.internationalwomensday.com/International Women's Day (8 March) is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and…Continue

Started by Sonia Perry. Last reply by Sonia Perry Feb 27, 2015.

Commission on the Status of Women 59th Session - March 2015, NYC

The fifty-ninth session of the Commission on the Status of…Continue

Started by Kirsten McGregor Feb 12, 2015.

Pakistan Opportunity

Are there any WNGE members from Pakistan or have experience working in Pakistan with an interest in gender empowement?  If so, please contact Kirsten McGregor at kmcgregor@fielding.edu.Continue

Started by Kirsten McGregor Feb 10, 2015.

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WELCOME TO THE WORLDWIDE NETWORK FOR GENDER EMPOWERMENT!

The Worldwide Network for Gender Empowerment (WNGE) is currently undergoing a process of re-envisioning and restructuring.  Our new direction is reflected in the mission and goals below.  We will launch our new technology platform in the Fall of 2015, but in the meantime please remain active on this community platform.  If you are interested in participating in the development process please contact WNGE Associate Director, Kirsten McGregor, at kmcgregor@fielding.edu.

Worldwide Network for Gender Empowerment (WNGE) is an engaged and diverse ecosystem comprised of global members committed to research, collaboration, and action in support of women’s and gender issues. WNGE is focused on impacting change with cross-cutting measures in sectors including education, health care, environment, poverty, violence prevention, equality, and globalization.

WNGE is dedicated to impacting change by connecting local, regional, and national initiatives to a global community through innovative ecosystems, collaborative networks, and scholar activism.

Goals

  • Create a Resilient, Visible, and Connected Global Network 
  • Support Effectiveness and Collaboration to Accelerate and Sustain Action 
  • Democratize Funding and Target Investments Based on Impact Metrics 
  • Nurture, Direct and Harness Scholar Activism to Impact Engagement 
  • Synthesize and Structure Information to Build Global Awareness, Impact Policy, and Guide Research

United Nations Partnership

 
WNGE is a recognized and registered Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) with the United Nations Department of Public Information (UN-DPI). We are actively engaged with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the functional commissions of ECOSOC, primarily: Commission on the Status of Women, Commission for Social Development, and Commission on Sustainable Development. As an international NGO representing partners from around the globe, WNGE contributes to issues of critical concern to the global development agenda.
 

Like us on Facebook and join the discussion on the latest news from around the world, click here to go to our Facebook site. 

WNGE is generously supported by the Fielding Graduate Universityprivate foundations, and engaged individuals who are impacting change, like you.

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Dec 10, 2015
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Helpful tips for IELTS writing

The IELTS or International English Testing System is on of the most popular English proficiency tests in the world. Its massive popularity (about 2 millions of test takers worldwide) has flooded the Internet with plenty of materials and advises for the IELTS exam preparation, from simple textbooks to tailored video courses.The…See More
Dec 10, 2015
Kirsten McGregor posted a discussion

UNICEF is Recruiting for Gender Talent Groups - Deadline 10 January 2016

If you are an experienced technical gender specialist with strong credentials in rigorous programme design, implementation and evaluation, and have a passion for advancing gender equality and making a lasting difference for women, children and adolescents, UNICEF wants to hear from you!UNICEF is currently implementing its Gender Action Plan 2014-2017 (GAP), which is an ambitious effort at catalyzing field level programming and results that advance gender equality and the empowerment of women…See More
Dec 9, 2015
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Top reasons for women startups

Recently, the role of a woman in business has increased significantly. With the developing of modern society, women gained more rights and freedoms in professional sphere as never before. Now we often can hear about successful business-ladies, financial experts and politicians, who have created their own prosperous niche in the competitive world.There exist many internet-platfortms (such as StartUp Women) that provide support for beginner-businesswomen and let them communicate with like-minded…See More
Oct 20, 2015
Profile IconJustine Thomas and Tatyana El-kour joined Women Empowerment Programs, Women Empowerment Education Projects
Oct 19, 2015
Limba Areena posted a blog post

What Can Web Based School Management System Do for You

According to many educationists, any web based school management system can be used in a million different ways. It’s upon the school admin to decide which one’s the best way to opt for. Academic institutes have to face many challenges on a daily basis therefore; they need an effective way to get rid of all the hectic and time consuming procedures. It is very important to know complete features and functionalities of any software…See More
Oct 16, 2015
Limba Areena posted a blog post

The Importance of Education for Women In Pakistan

Education is the right of every living human being and taking that away from them is a sin. Moral ethics and religion strongly says that education should be provided to every living being no matter what gender. Sadly, in countries such as Pakistan, a larger portion of families are still against educating their female children. The reason most of them give is that women are made to get married and clean houses, not work. Most of them don’t realize that well-educated women of today are CEOs,…See More
Sep 18, 2015
Profile IconLynette De Diso, Alisha Gray and Andrea McCormick joined Women Empowerment Programs, Women Empowerment Education Projects
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Laura Katherine Fitzgerald is now a member of Women Empowerment Programs, Women Empowerment Education Projects
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Helpful tips for IELTS writing

The IELTS or International English Testing System is on of the most popular English proficiency tests in the world. Its massive popularity (about 2 millions of test takers worldwide) has flooded the Internet with plenty of materials and advises for the IELTS exam preparation, from simple textbooks…

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Posted by Jennifer Broflowski on December 10, 2015 at 8:30am — 2 Comments

Top reasons for women startups

Recently, the role of a woman in business has increased significantly. With the developing of modern society, women gained more rights and freedoms in professional sphere as never before. Now we often can hear about successful business-ladies, financial experts and politicians, who have created their own prosperous niche in the competitive world.

There exist many internet-platfortms (such as StartUp Women) that provide support for beginner-businesswomen and let them communicate with…

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Posted by Justine Thomas on October 20, 2015 at 7:35am

What Can Web Based School Management System Do for You

According to many educationists, any web based school management system can be used in a million different ways. It’s upon the school admin to decide which one’s the best way to opt for. Academic institutes have to face many challenges on a daily basis therefore; they need an effective way to get rid of all the hectic and time consuming procedures. It is very important to know complete features and functionalities of…

Continue

Posted by Limba Areena on October 16, 2015 at 4:00am

The Importance of Education for Women In Pakistan

Education is the right of every living human being and taking that away from them is a sin. Moral ethics and religion strongly says that education should be provided…

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Posted by Limba Areena on September 18, 2015 at 1:36am

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