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I need the ERA because…LGBTQ+ rights are human rights 

June 28, 2023

Because discrimination on the basis of gender identity or sexual orientation is sex discrimination, the ERA will make it much...

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Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in Canada

April 27, 2023

FGM/C is a traditional harmful practice that involves the partial or total removal of external female genitalia or other inju...

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I need the ERA because…a girl is not a wife – Child marriage

August 26, 2022

It is estimated by Unchained at Last that about 300,000 children were married in the United States between 2000 and 2018, the...

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I need the ERA because…reproductive rights are human rights – Abortion

August 26, 2022

By rightfully framing access to reproductive healthcare, including access to legal abortion, as fundamental to ensuring gende...

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I need the ERA because… I have the right to bodily integrity – FGM

August 26, 2022

Despite the prevalence of the practice in the USA and the persisting risk to many women and girls, 20% of American states do ...

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I need the ERA because… one in three women experience violence in her lifetime – Gender Based Violence

August 26, 2022

Data shows that marginalized communities, such as indigenous women, Black women, and young women will be disproportionately a...

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Online Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in Kenya

November 15, 2021

As one of Africa’s leaders on internet uptake, recording the highest internet penetration rate in Africa in 2020, Kenya’s...

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Online Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in India

November 15, 2021

India is a growing technology hub. In 2019, it became the second most connected country in the world, with over 560 million i...

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Online Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in the United States

November 15, 2021

The United States (US) is a key player in the fight against online sexual exploitation and abuse (OSEA). The role of the US i...

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Online Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in the United Kingdom

November 15, 2021

The United Kingdom (UK) is a key player in the fight against online child sexual exploitation and abuse. Their Tackling Child...

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Online Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in Nigeria

November 15, 2021

As one of Africa’s leaders on internet uptake with more than half of Nigeria’s population subscribing to the internet, Ni...

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United States: Protection Gaps in Sexual Violence Laws and Practices

September 15, 2021

Prevalence of sexual violence is extremely high in the United States of America, where almost 1 in 5 women have reported bein...