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JUSTICE MUST PREVAIL | #BLACKLIVESMATTER

JUSTICE MUST PREVAIL | #BLACKLIVESMATTER

SIHA StaffJune 5, 20203 min read
Art by: Khalid Hamid SIHA Network stands in solidarity with, and in admiration of the protestors on the frontlines of the #BLACKLIVESMATTER movement in their fight against police brutality and…

An Open Letter of Public Concern from African and Sudanese Civil Society

An Open Letter of Public Concern from African and Sudanese Civil Society

SIHA StaffJuly 8, 20199 min read
RE: The Militarization of Public space in Rural and Urban areas in Sudan and the Corresponding Increase in Cases of Sexual Violence, Sexual harassment and Intimidation in the Aftermath of…

REFLECTING ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY, 2019: Women in decision-making is not about women being appointed by patriarchy

REFLECTING ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY, 2019: Women in decision-making is not about women being appointed by patriarchy

SIHA StaffMarch 8, 20195 min read
Dear SIHA Friends and Members, It is International Women’s Day in 2019. The engagement of women in decision-making is key to ensuring gender equality and women’s human rights are recognized…

16 days of Activism 2018: Taking it Further  – #HearMeToo

16 days of Activism 2018: Taking it Further – #HearMeToo

SIHA StaffDecember 11, 20182 min read
#HearMeToo This year, SIHA Network leveraged on the 16 days of activism as an opportune period to bring the #MeToo conversation to the light – attempting to understand how the…

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM- Hala Alkarib

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM- Hala Alkarib

SIHA StaffDecember 10, 20185 min read
Introduce yourself (Name, organization, and how long you have been involved in activism) Hala Alkarib, an activist and feminist, civil society worker and research practitioner. I am a mother, daughter, sister,…

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM: Lyn Ossome

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM: Lyn Ossome

SIHA StaffDecember 3, 20187 min read
1. Introduce yourself (Name, organization, and how long you have been involved in activism) My name is Lyn Ossome and I am a researcher and senior faculty at Makerere University,…

#I6DAYSOFACTIVISM: Fadwo Hassan Jimale

#I6DAYSOFACTIVISM: Fadwo Hassan Jimale

SIHA StaffDecember 1, 20186 min read
1. Introduce yourself (Name, organization, and how long you have been involved in activism) My Name is Fadwo Hassan Jimale, I work for HINNA organization as Protection coordinator, Gender and…

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM- Kinzi Hussein Qowden

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM- Kinzi Hussein Qowden

SIHA StaffNovember 30, 20187 min read
1. Introduce yourself (Name, organization, and how long you have been involved in activism) Name: Kinzi Hussein Qowden Organization: Women Rehabilitation and Development Association Involved in activism:  Since 1992 Country:…

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM: Betty Sunday Ben Kute

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM: Betty Sunday Ben Kute

SIHA StaffNovember 29, 20185 min read
Introduce yourself (Name, organization, and how long you have been involved in activism) My name is Betty Sunday Ben Kute, I work for Community Empowerment For Progress Organization, (CEPO); and…

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM- Asmahan Abdelsalam Hassan

#16DAYSOFACTIVISM- Asmahan Abdelsalam Hassan

SIHA StaffNovember 28, 20184 min read
Introduce yourself (Name, organization, and how long you have been involved in activism) My name is Asmahan Abdelsalam Hassan. Currently, I am the chairwoman of a women’s network in Somaliland…