Monthly Archives: March 2013

Heshima Kenya at the 57th United Nations Commission on the Status of Women by Alisa Roadcup

 According to United Nations Women nearly 7 in 10 women across the world will experience violence in their lifetimes.  Each year, the UN hosts the Commission on the Status of Women (57th UNCSW) – the largest and most diverse gathering of its kind, bringing together advocates, scholars, policy-makers, and cultural and religious leaders to address […]

A Letter from the Executive Director, Anne Sweeney

  Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton once said, “There cannot be true democracy unless women’s voices are heard. There cannot be true democracy unless women are given the opportunity to take responsibility for their own lives.” Today, March 8th, is International Women’s Day. Around the world, people are celebrating the achievements made by women […]