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Child Marriages Increase During Pandemic

COVID is hard on everyone– especially girls who may be forced into child marriage as a way to finance their families when parents lose employment.  This is a reminder that global post-pandemic recovery is...


Samoan Election Promises First Female Prime Minister

For almost 40 years, the same political party had had power in Samoa, but the current election is now in a deadlock, thanks to a group of amazing women, supporting the hopeful first female...


NZ approves leave for miscarriage, stillbirth

The New Zealand Federal Parliament has unanimously passed legislation giving mothers and their partners three days of (paid) bereavement leave following a miscarriage or stillbirth.   From Member of Parliament Ginny Anderson: “This is...