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Film added to volunteer e-learning course

Film added to volunteer e-learning course

Devex, today reported that “The Humanitarian Leadership Academy has released a new 360 degree film, which immerses learners in the conflict-torn city of Marawi in the Philippines. “Directed by award-winning documentary filmmaker Lauren Anders Brown, You Cannot Argue...

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Menstruation in India

Menstruation in India

A new documentary addresses stigma in rural India The heroes of “Period. End of Sentence” are the women making and spreading awareness about affordable sanitary products.

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Food for Thought on Transformation

Food for Thought on Transformation

When Honest Women Replace “Self-Made” Men Female politicians show that rising to power is a group effort. “Darkness taught me transformation cannot solely be an individual pursuit, but also a community trust,” writes Jill Filipovic. “We must lean on others to strive...

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WASH Investment plans in Rwanda

WASH Investment plans in Rwanda

Weekly WASH graph: visualising WASH investment plans in Rwanda This blog entry by Stef Smits walks through the thinking and work behind development of WASH investment plans for Rwanda. Useful information here for anyone interested in district-wide approaches and the...

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Why WASH?

Why WASH?

WASHwatch was developed in 2009 to help address the accountability deficit in the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector.

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