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Online Videos: How to talk about FGM – in English and French

Online Videos: How to talk about FGM – in English and French

How can we use media to promote the abandonment of FGM? We discussed it with activists and journalists who use radio and video, reporting, and storytelling to tackle FGM. Moderated by Celine Fabrequette with: Charity Resian Nempaso, co-director of the film Against All...

C20 Final Communiqué

C20 Final Communiqué

The C20 Summit has taked place on October 5th, 6th and 7th with virtual 25 events promoted by the international civil society. On October 8th the Italian civil society will held an event with representatives of the Italian Government. Here the Final Communiqué at the...

Vacancy – Final Report Consultant

Vacancy – Final Report Consultant

Aidos seeks a consultant for the drafting of the Final International Stakeholder Dialogue (ISD) report, including among other the main promising practices and recommendations are drawn from the dialogue. Read and download the vacancy For further information about the...

On August 26, in the framework of the G20 Italian presidency, a special conference on women’s empowerment took place in Santa Margherita Ligure, the first of its kind in G20 history. The agreed conclusions will be presented to the G20 leaders in sight of the final...

C20 Statement on Afghan women’s and girls’ rights

C20 Statement on Afghan women’s and girls’ rights

The military occupation of Afghanistan after two decades has failed. The Taliban returning to power potentially rolls back the gains of women and girls in Afghanistan. These events have shown the limits of militarized solutions in countries. Yet, there needs to be...

Statement on UK government funding cuts

Statement on UK government funding cuts

28 April 2021 Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr Natalia Kanem   UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, has been informed that the Government of the United Kingdom intends to implement an approximate 85 per cent cut to UNFPA...

C20 – L20 Joint Statement on TRIPS Waiwers

C20 – L20 Joint Statement on TRIPS Waiwers

A strong action is urgent to make vaccines and treatments accessible for all! Civil 20 and Labour 20 raise together their voices to jointly call G20 for supporting the waiver of TRIPS agreement on COVID-19 vaccines and treatments. Read here the C20-L20 TRIPS...

Nairobi Summit anniversary

Nairobi Summit anniversary

A year ago today, 8,300 delegates from 170 countries gathered on Nairobi to face and recommit to the goals set forth at the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) held in Cairo in 1994. The milestone conference declared reproductive and sexual...

“Against my will”, AIDOS presents the new UNFPA 2020 Report.

“Against my will”, AIDOS presents the new UNFPA 2020 Report.

“Against my will” Defying the practices that harm women and girls and undermine equality Press release AIDOS – Associazione italiana donne per lo sviluppo (Italian Association for Women in Development), UNFPA – United Nations Population Fund, and DiRE – Agenzia di...

Aidos launches first national Contraception Atlas

Aidos launches first national Contraception Atlas

ROME - In the European Contraception Atlas of 2019, Italy ranked 26th out of 46 countries. AIDOS has decided to take a further step forward on the Atlas and create its own regional contraception atlas for Italy, launched today. The Italian Atlas highlights huge...

Events

Amidst COVID-19: Putting the Last Mile First

Amidst COVID-19: Putting the Last Mile First

With nine years left to attain 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), it is ever more urgent to ensure that communities of key, marginalised and vulnerable populations, and women and girls are at the centre of global health strategies and responses, even as the...

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