CONSULTANCY: Development of an Advocacy Training Reference Guide on the rights of women working in the informal economy

Description:  Consultancy for the development of an Advocacy Training Reference guide on the rights of women in the informal economy; Project Name: Invisible Labourers: Addressing the challenges of urban poor women street vendors in Uganda and Somaliland; Duration: Fourteen (14) days Expected start date:  20th June 2019 INTRODUCTION The  Strategic  Initiative  for  Women  in the […]

THE SUDAN WOMEN PROTEST: Sudan’s revolution and upcoming state must adhere to the women’s agenda

The religion of Islam is the religion of the majority in Sudan. We believe that the principles of Islam and other religions and believes practiced in Sudan are a source of justice and equality whilst preserving the dignity of all human beings – both women and men.  Furthermore, international conventions and constitutions are all based on equality between[…..]

JOB VACANCY: Regional Advocacy Associate

Start Date:     As soon as possible Duration:        3 months with possibility of extension Location:        Remotely working 26 hours a week    Reports To:    Regional Advocacy and Communications Officer About SIHA The Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa (SIHA) is a coalition of civil society organizations from Sudan, South[…..]

A welcome verdict for Aisha Ilyas’ family – and a hard prod to push the National Sexual Offences Bill in Somalia

A Joint Statement by CORD and  SIHA NETWORK This week has been momentous for the justice system of Puntland state with a plausible ruling in the case of Aisha Ilyas where three men were found guilty of gang-raping and murdering the 12 year old after she was kidnapped in Galkaayo – Puntland, Somalia on Monday 25th February 2019. With a case that[…..]