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In the Media

  • Thomson Reuters Foundation: Female genital mutilation falls sharply in northern Iraq – survey

    Heartland Alliance International, with the support of the Kurdistan government and U.N. children’s agency UNICEF, conducted a survey of nearly 6,000 women with daughters aged four to 14 in Iraqi Kurdistan that revealed the practice of female genital mutilation has fallen dramatically in northern Iraq. To read the full article, click here.

  • Worldview: Kovler Center To Award Syrian Doctor

    Marjorie Kovler Center senior director Mary Lynn Everson and Dr. Zaher Sahloul, Kovler’s 2017 awardee for the Robert H. Kirschner Award for Global Activism talk to Worldview about the Kovler Center’s upcoming 30 Years of Healing celebration. To listen to the segment, click here.

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A Global Vision from the Heartland

  • Heartland Alliance International and 80 Peer Organizations Develop List of Qualifications for GWI Ambassador

    Heartland Alliance International joins 80 organizations from across civil society concerned with gender equality and women’s and girls’ human rights in developing a list of qualifications that should be considered the minimum criteria for any candidate to be Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues. This list of qualifications should be considered the minimum criteria for any candidate …

  • HAI at ICASA

    In December, Heartland Alliance International (HAI) participated in force at the International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA), which took place this year in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. HAI team members presented an incredible 10 abstracts and 2 oral presentations highlighting our work with key populations in Nigeria and Côte d’Ivoire. To view the …

  • December 1, 2017 Today is World AIDS Day, which represents an opportunity for people around the world to come together to remember those lost to an AIDS-related illness, support those living with HIV, and work toward achieving control of the epidemic. This year’s UNAIDS theme, “My Health, My Right,” emphasizes the right to healthcare and …

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