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COMBATING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN BENIN THROUGH COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP AND EDUCATION

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Violence and discrimination against women remains a pervasive challenge in Benin. In fact, a study in 2013 showed that 75% of women in Benin are victims of violence and more than 44% are sexually abused. To tackle this issue, The Hunger Project-Benin works with community partners through the Women’s Empowerment Program to raise awareness and…

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Rethinking What’s Possible across Australia

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This month we ran the first Rethinking What’s Possible (RWP) workshops for 2016 across Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Brisbane. Through stories of our village partners and an assortment of interactive group activities, RWP attendees discovered how lessons of resilience, perseverance and commitment from our village partners can be applied to their own lives. The next RWP sessions will be…

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