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July 2014

HONOURING GIRLS

DATE : July 28, 2014 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

HONOURING GIRLS…. It was a great honour to be invited to attend The Girl Summit in UK which was hosted by the UK Government and United Nations Children’s Fund. www.girlsummitpledge.com But before I got there, I had to get a badge. Having experienced government bureaucracy in other countries, it was a pleasant surprise to reach […]

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HONORING RAMADAN’S MESSAGE By Ajit Jain

DATE : July 17, 2014 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Honoring Ramadan’s message A group of Muslims from Canada invited people from all faiths to come together and celebrate Ramadan, reports AJIT JAIN By Ajit Jain TheIndianDiaspora.com Jul 14, 2014 Toronto: At this time in the world when there is so much strife, a group of Muslim brothers and sisters took the initiative of inviting […]

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RECONFIRMING THE MESSAGE OF HONOR DIARIES – FINALLY FGM UP FRONT AND CENTER AT THE UNHRC

DATE : July 4, 2014 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Reported by Raheel Raza at the UN in Geneva – June 2014 I have been coming to the United Nations Human Rights Council for five years and lamented at the lack of women’ s issues being in the forefront. The documentary “Honor Diaries” which was released in March 2014 highlighted some of the atrocities committed […]

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