Since 1981, AIDOS works for the rights, dignity and freedom of choice of women and girls throughout the world. A gender perspective for sustainable development.


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...

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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...

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Two online Talks: How to talk about FGM!

Two online Talks: How to talk about FGM!

Two online Talks How to talk about FGM 28 and 29 of September 2021, 4 pm CEST How media can be used to promote the abandonment of FGM? Which are the main barriers? Can we imagine a different narrative around FGM to inspire change? AIDOS is organising two online talks...

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AIDOS is a UNFPA implementing partner

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is an international development organisation that promotes the right to health and equal opportunities in life. UNFPA supports countries in defining policies and programs to alleviate poverty, ensuring that every pregnancy is wanted, and that all girls and women are treated with dignity and respect. For many years AIDOS has been editing the Italian version of UNFPA State of World Population annual report.


All-Party Parliamentary Group

AIDOS carries out awareness-raising and advocacy activities in cooperation with and work as secretariat for the Italian All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Global Health and Women’s Rights. The APPG consistently monitors the implementation of the commitments undertaken by the Italian government, and implements actions to encourage the allocation of resources supporting the global health of women and girls.

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