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According to a press release, director of New Jersey-based CWGL Krishanti Dharmaraj said: 'Women journalists have made a significant contribution to defending human rights through their reporting on gender based violence throughout the years.'
The CWGL started consultations on the Global Journalism Initiative on gender-based violence, a platform for journalists to work with experts in gender, trauma and human rights to better report on gender based violence.
That same month, the Women's Environment and Development Organization (WEDO) and the Center for Women's Global Leadership (CWGL) convened a meeting of 50 women activists from around the world to develop a comprehensive and multi-faceted strategy for global, regional and national action to gain General Assembly approval of stronger and better resourced gender architecture.
WEDO and CWGL have continued to play a key leadership role in framing and catalyzing the GEAR campaign by monitoring UN developments, information sharing and bringing women's groups around the world into the discussions and debates.
Intersectional analysis emerged out of international human rights law, specifically from race and gender based anti-discrimination standards developed by the United Nations and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (CWGL, 2000).
Since governments are responsible for implementing human rights standards, they themselves must make the changes necessary to insure fulfillment of these commitments (CWGL, in Meillon, ed., 2001, p.
The coalition members are: Action Aid; African Women's Development and Communications Network (FEMNET); Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID); Center for Women's Global Leadership (CWGL); Center for Health and Gender Equity (CHANGE); Fundacion para Estudio e Investigacion de la Mujer (FEIM); GESTOS-Soropositividade, Comunicacao & Genero; International Community of Women Living with HIV&AIDS Southern Africa (ICW-Southern Africa); International Women's AIDS Caucus; International Women's Health Coalition (IWHC); Latin American and Caribbean Women's Health Network (LACWHN); Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA); Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health; SANGRAM; VAMP; and Women and Law in Southern Africa (WLSA).
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