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Online Discussion: Civic Education and Rural Women’s Political Participation

April 18, 2016

Moderated by Hurford Youth Fellow: Goma Devi Bastola Ms. Goma Devi Bastola is the President of the Rural Women’s Network Nepal (RUWON Nepal) where she…

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Is Politics for You? Checklist for the Young Aspirant

March 27, 2016

By Hurford Youth Fellow Ateki Seta Caxton It is a great privilege to share a few thoughts on Politics, especially about the ways young…

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My First Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York in 2016

March 24, 2016

By Ms. Goma Devi Bastola, the Huford Youth Fellow  I was born into a country and society where there is huge inequality between men…

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Celebrate the Woman: A Tribute to Florence Nightingale on Women’s Day 2016

March 8, 2016

By Ateki Seta Caxton – Hurford Youth Fellow Back in the Spring of 1854, because of diplomatic jangles resulting from unwonted Russian disregard for endearing…

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The Status of Youth Girls & Women in rural Nepal and how RUWON works to empower them….

February 23, 2016

By Ms. Goma Devi Bastola   Hurford Youth Fellow 2016 The Status of Girls & Women in rural Nepal and how RUWON works to…

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CAMEROON: Lower the Voting Age to Make Youth Voices Count

February 22, 2016

By Emilia E. Miki “In my country, you can get married at age 15, go to war at age 18. But you cannot vote…

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First National Girls Conference in Nepal

February 19, 2016

By Goma Devi Bastola, the Hurford Youth Fellow 2016 Rural Women’s Network Nepal (RUWON Nepal) www.ruwonnepal.org.np is a national network that has been striving…

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Bridging Young Forces in Africa’s Democratic Transitions

February 17, 2016

By Hurford Youth Fellow: Ateki Seta Caxton Among the principal drivers of democracy in Africa is the work young people do in their respective countries…

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Welcoming the ASEAN Community: Perspectives from Indonesian Young Leaders

January 15, 2016

We are now living in the situation where globalization and regionalization happens side by side at the same time. We are also obliged to…

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Rosa María Payá: “Todos los venezolanos pueden contar con nosotros para terminar con la impunidad”

December 10, 2015

La presidenta de la Red Latinoamericana de Jóvenes por la Democracia, Rosa María Payá, se refirió desde Caracas a la misión de solidaridad que…

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