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    Thu, 5 Mar 2020
    blog When Disaster Strikes – Who Is There to Help?

    International Relief Efforts in the Caribbean and Around the World     On February 24th the Permanent Mission of Trinidad and Tobago to the United Nations hosted an event on global disaster relief where representatives from several international organizations shared best practices and projects happening around the... more...

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    Fri, 28 Feb 2020
    blogHow Do We Make the Fight for Gender Equality More...

      “Engaging women is the key to sustainable peace.” – Soon-Young Yoon, International Alliance of Women Focusing on women and their capacity to initiate and maintain peace in their family, communities and around the world is crucial to achieving lasting peace. During the latest NGO CSW monthly meeting, Soon... more...

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    Tue, 18 Feb 2020
    blog 58th Commission for Social Development

    Our organization’s engagement with the United Nations serves to enhance and bolster our deep commitment to global peacemaking, social justice and advocacy for the world’s most vulnerable populations. For the 58th Commission for Social Development at the United Nations, Intersections International staffer, Jude Wetherell,... more...

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    Wed, 5 Feb 2020
    blogWorld Interfaith Harmony Week: The Role of...

    “Don’t remain passive. Speak out! Speak out!” – Adama Dieng, United Nations Under-Secretary-General, Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, reflecting on his work and the need to always speak out against injustice. To commemorate World Interfaith Harmony Week, Intersections participated in an event at... more...

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    Thu, 16 Jan 2020
    blogAchieving Gender Equality and Furthering...

    Intersections remains staunchly committed to gender equality and the safety, wellbeing and freedom of women and girls; this is critical to our global peacemaking work. On January 16th, Rachel McCave, Intersections Program and Administrative Associate participated in a lively discussion at NGO CSW on how organizations and individuals... more...

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    Tue, 14 Jan 2020
    blogYear of Return to Ghana: An Homage to...

    What happens when a large group of individuals reconnect and trace their roots back hundreds of years to the exact same place where their ancestors once lived? Often, when we hear about ‘birthright’ trips, we may think of Israel and Judaism. But the 2019 Year of Return to Ghana aims to add a new perspective: African... more...

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    Fri, 20 Dec 2019
    blogThe Effect of the Climate Crisis on Women

    Intersections International holds special ECOSOC Consultative Status at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City. This membership shares a space with several international organizations working to fight against gender discrimination and help solve the global climate crisis, as well as many other pressing societal... more...

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