Events

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#GenderCash Twitter Chat

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 | 4PM EAT

We invite you to join the conversation about gender and cash transfers in humanitarian settings. Together, we’ll explore the relationship between gender impacts and cash programming and if and how cash programs can address GBV.
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Gender and Cash Based Programming in Africa: Opportunities and Challenges

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 | Nairobi, Kenya

This important one-day regional symposium will bring together technical advisors, researchers and practitioners from NGOs, Government, the UN and academia and others who are interested in gender and cash programming.  It will explore the evidence and learning related to cash programming and gender impacts with examples from humanitarian contexts across the African continent.

For more information, click here.

Register here.

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WEBINAR: Strengthening GBV Prevention & Response in Urban Humanitarian Settings

Thursday, September 14, 2017

This webinar highlights learning from the Women's Refugee Commission’s research and pilot interventions in diverse urban contexts: Beirut, Kampala, Quito and Delhi. It will also review examples of GBV risk mitigation strategies tailored for at-risk urban refugees, including adolescent girls, LGBTI refugees, and refugees engaged in sex work.
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Celebrating #RefugeeYouth on International #YouthDay

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

JOIN US This Saturday, WRC will take to Twitter to celebrate refugee youth as part of International Youth Day. Join us! Use hashtags #YouthDay, #RefugeeYouth and #Youth4Peace to share stories and photos about the refugee youth who inspire you!
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Family Planning Summit in London

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 | 1PM GMT in the Chancellor Room (Room 2) at the Summit.

On July 11, policymakers, donors, and advocates from around the world will gather at the Family Planning Summit in London, UK, to discuss efforts to reach Family Planning 2020 goals and ensure that more women and girls around the world are able to plan their families and their futures. When women and girls have access to family planning, they are able to complete their education, create or seize better economic opportunities, and fulfil their full potential—in short, entire families, communities and nations benefit.
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Women's Refugee Commission at 10th Session of the Conference of State Parties

June 13 - June 15 | NYC

Organizations of women with disabilities, from communities affected by conflict, crisis and displacement, can play a critical role in bridging the development – humanitarian divide in an emergency, but also in strengthening community resilience from crisis preparedness to situations of protracted crisis. The upcoming COSP10 presents an opportunity to profile the skills and capacities of women with disabilities, as leaders in capacity building on disability inclusion in humanitarian action.Join WRC and our partners at one of the following events.