[Svrilist] SVRI Update: 15 10 10

Sexual Violence Research Initiative svri at mrc.ac.za
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Dear SVRI List Members

Many thanks to you all for your feedback on the changes to the SVRI Update. We will continue to trial the new format until the end of the year, and welcome your thoughts and ideas on how to continue to strengthen and improve the work of the SVRI. Please let us know what you think by sending an email to svri at mrc.ac.za <mailto:svri at mrc.ac.za> . 

We also welcome contributions from members on any sexual violence research related research, materials, resources, events and publications. Please send them through to us at svri at mrc.ac.za <mailto:svri at mrc.ac.za>  

Today's SVRI Update includes the following:
[Summaries directly taken or adapted from source]

I. Call for Abstracts: SVRI Forum 2011: Moving the Agenda Forward, 10 - 13 October 2011, Vineyard Boutique Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa
II. Sexual Violence in the News 
III. Websites
IV. Online Publications/Resources
V. Journal Articles
VI. Events
VII. Funding Links / Scholarships / Research Opportunities
VIII. Vacancies

I. Call for Abstracts: SVRI Forum 2011: Moving the Agenda Forward, 10 - 13 October 2011, Vineyard Boutique Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa

The SVRI is honoured to invite researchers, academics, policy-makers, activists and others to submit  an abstract for presentation at the SVRI Forum 2011.  Abstracts are invited for submission under the following themes: Primary Prevention; Community Based Interventions; Responding to Sexual Violence - Models of Care; and, Conflict and Crisis. Abstract submission will be open until 31 May 2011. Visit: http://www.svri.org/forum2011/abstracts.htm <http://www.svri.org/forum2011/abstracts.htm>  to submit or http://www.svri.org/forum2011/ <http://www.svri.org/forum2011/>  for more information on the conference. We look forward to meeting you in Cape Town!

II. Sexual Violence in the News

Capital's Hidden Numbers of Forced Marriage Victims, Scotsman, 13 October 2010. Dozens of women in Edinburgh could be secret victims of forced marriages every year, it emerged today. http://news.scotsman.com/news/Capital39s-hidden-numbers-of-forced.6578803.jp <http://news.scotsman.com/news/Capital39s-hidden-numbers-of-forced.6578803.jp>  

Technology Blamed For Adolescents' Sexual Exploitation, Daily Nation, 6 October 2010. Technological advancement is to blame for increased sexual exploitation among adolescent girls, according to a new report. Full article: http://www.nation.co.ke/News/-/1056/1027222/-/11jn7kxz/-/ <http://www.nation.co.ke/News/-/1056/1027222/-/11jn7kxz/-/>  

For Too Many, Domestic Violence Part of Family Life, Inter Press Service News Agency, 5 October 2010. Despite successful campaigns to promote gender equality, China continues to struggle with high rates of domestic violence, which experts say impacts not only families but society as a whole. Full article: http://ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=53071 <http://ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=53071>  

Native Women Raped by Soldiers Find Justice at Regional Court, Inter Press Service News Agency, 5 October 2010. "I want the government to admit that it made a mistake with two indigenous women," she added, after the Court condemned Mexico for failing to protect her rights and those of Inés Fernández, who were raped by soldiers eight years ago. Full article: http://ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=53069 <http://ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=53069>  

Tasmanian Government Seeks Review of Sex Laws after Child Abuse Case, ABC News, 30 September 2010. After legal and public outrage over a child sex abuse case, the Tasmanian Government has asked for a review of the State's criminal code. Full article: http://www.abc.net.au/pm/content/2010/s3026310.htm <http://www.abc.net.au/pm/content/2010/s3026310.htm>  

The Unspoken Crime, The Crime Report, 13 September 2010. The U.S. justice system is failing victims of incest, a Crime Report investigation shows. Full article: http://thecrimereport.org/2010/09/13/the-unspoken-crime/ <http://thecrimereport.org/2010/09/13/the-unspoken-crime/>  

III. Websites

Crimes against Children Research Center: This resource aims to combat crimes against children by providing high quality research and statistics to the public, policy makers, law enforcement personnel, and other child welfare practitioners. Website: http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/index.html <http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/index.html> 

Central America Women's Network: CAWN is a network of women united by a commitment to women's human and labour rights worldwide. Website: http://www.cawn.org <http://www.cawn.org>  

International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies: ISTSS is an international, interdisciplinary professional organization that promotes advancement and exchange of knowledge about traumatic stress. Website: http://www.istss.org <http://www.istss.org>  

IV. Online Publications/Resource

Taking Care of Ourselves, A Workshop for Sexual Violence Researchers, 20-21st July 2010, Sexual Violence Research Initiative, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa, Workshop Report: This report outlines the key discussions and recommendations arising from a recently hosted a workshop on vicarious trauma and doing research on sexual violence. Full report at: http://www.svri.org/takingcare.pdf <http://www.svri.org/takingcare.pdf> 

Forced Migration Review Supplement - HIV/AIDS, Security and Conflict: Making the Connections, October 2010: This special supplement of Forced Migration Review presents a selection of the ASCI case-studies alongside a number of other articles on the subject. [Source: Zunia Update] Full supplement at: http://www.reliefweb.int/rw/lib.nsf/db900sid/EGUA-8A2MHM/$file/FMR-Aids-Oct2010.pdf?openelement <http://www.reliefweb.int/rw/lib.nsf/db900sid/EGUA-8A2MHM/$file/FMR-Aids-Oct2010.pdf?openelement>  

2010 16 Days Take Action Kit. The Center for Women's Global Leadership, 2010: This year's theme will begin to address structures in place that permit gender-based violence to exist and persist, starting with the intersections of militarism and violence against women. [Source: IGWG] Download the Action Kit at: http://www.cwgl.rutgers.edu/16days/kit10/kit.html <http://www.cwgl.rutgers.edu/16days/kit10/kit.html>  

Youth InfoNet 72, Interagency Youth Working Group, September 2010: This issue of the monthly e-newsletter on youth reproductive health and HIV prevention features nine program resources with Web links, and 14 journal article summaries on research from Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Mexico, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, and the general sub-Saharan African region. [Source: 60 Percent] Read more at: http://info.k4health.org/youthwg/pubs/YouthInfoNet/YIN72.shtml <http://info.k4health.org/youthwg/pubs/YouthInfoNet/YIN72.shtml>  

Documentary film: "Indifference and Impunity" in the DRC, 2010. This short documentary seeks to bring this terrible human drama to the attention of a wider public and to encourage the search for solutions. [Source: AWID] Watch the documentary at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NCij_APWl-4&playnext=1&videos=itHQ-xcWc4E&feature=mfu_in_order <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NCij_APWl-4&playnext=1&videos=itHQ-xcWc4E&feature=mfu_in_order>  

An Essential Services Package for an Integrated Response to HIV and Violence Against Women, Women Won't Wait Campaign, 2010: This package outlines a set of services that must be provided in key settings to respond to violence against women and girls and HIV. [Source: AWID] Full document: http://www.awid.org/eng/Women-in-Action/New-Resources/A-New-Resource-Women-Won-t-Wait-Campaign-An-Essential-Services-Package-for-an-integrated-response-to-HIV-and-Violence-Against-Women <http://www.awid.org/eng/Women-in-Action/New-Resources/A-New-Resource-Women-Won-t-Wait-Campaign-An-Essential-Services-Package-for-an-integrated-response-to-HIV-and-Violence-Against-Women>  

Trafficking and Exploitation in the Entertainment and Sex Industries in Nepal: A Handbook For Decision-Makers. Frederick J, Basnyat M &Aguettant J.L, 2010: This Terre des hommes publication is meant for the decision-makers calling for immediate bold actions so that no children are subjected to commercial sexual exploitation and abuse in the name of "entertainment" in Nepal. [Source: Childtrafficking Gateway] Full document: http://www.childtrafficking.com/Docs/handbook.pdf <http://www.childtrafficking.com/Docs/handbook.pdf>  

No Place Like Home: The Impact of Sexual Violence on Housing, Webinar Materials, 2010: This recorded webinar draws from available research and discusses the interconnectedness of sexual violence and housing, especially in rural areas. To access materials, visit: http://www.nsvrc.org/projects/housing-and-sexual-violence <http://www.nsvrc.org/projects/housing-and-sexual-violence>  

Reproductive Health Matters, Criminalisation, 17 (34): 4-224, 2009: The papers in this journal issue are about the law and criminalisation relating to rape and sexual violence, female genital mutilation, selling and buying sex, provision and use of modern contraception and induced abortion, homosexuality, and HIV transmission and exposure. [Source: AWID] Full text articles can be accessed at: http://www.rhmjournal.org/issues/contents?issue_key=S0968-8080%2809%29X1734-9 <http://www.rhmjournal.org/issues/contents?issue_key=S0968-8080%2809%29X1734-9>  

ISOFI Toolkit: Tools For Learning And Action On Gender And Sexuality. Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere, Inc. and International Center for Research on Women, 2007: ISOFI was designed to facilitate a safe and non-judgmental space for staff to explore sensitive issues around gender and sexuality. [Source: IGWG] Toolkit available at: http://www.k4health.org/sites/default/files/isofi_toolkit.pdf <http://www.k4health.org/sites/default/files/isofi_toolkit.pdf>  

Children's Exposure to Domestic Violence: A Guide to Research and Resources. Summers, A. National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, 2006: This publication is designed to help judges and practitioners identify and understand the key issues surrounding children's exposure to domestic violence. Full document: http://www.safestartcenter.org/pdf/childrensexpostoviolence.pdf <http://www.safestartcenter.org/pdf/childrensexpostoviolence.pdf>  

Effective Treatments for PTSD, Second Edition. Foa E.B, Keane T.M, Friedman M.J, Cohen J.A. Guilford Press, 2005: This book is based on an extensive review of the clinical and research literature prepared by experts in each field and intended to assist clinicians who provide treatment for adults, adolescents and children with PTSD. Outline of the book available at: http://www.istss.org/Content/NavigationMenu/ISTSSTreatmentGuidelines/PTSDTreatmentGuidelines/default.htm <http://www.istss.org/Content/NavigationMenu/ISTSSTreatmentGuidelines/PTSDTreatmentGuidelines/default.htm> 

Guidebook on Vicarious Trauma: Recommended Solutions for Anti-Violence Workers. Richardson J.I. National Clearinghouse on Family Violence, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, 2001: This guidebook attempts to recognize the unique experience of anti-violence workers in Canada and to promote individual, professional and organizational solutions to support them. The guidebook is available at: http://www.mollydragiewicz.com/VTguidebook.pdf <http://www.mollydragiewicz.com/VTguidebook.pdf>  

V. Journal Articles

Please note, to obtain a full copy of a journal article you may write to the author given as the contact person by the respective publishing house to request a copy.

Guns and Gender-Based Violence in South Africa. Abrahams N, Jewkes R, Mathews S. S Afr Med J, 100(9):586-8, 2010: This study draws on several South African studies including national homicide studies, intimate partner studies, studies with male participants and studies from the justice sector, to discuss the role of gun ownership on gender-based violence. [Source: MedAdvocates] Full abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20822647 <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20822647> 

Cultural Issues in Disclosures of Child Sexual Abuse. Fontes L.A, Plummer C. J Child Sex Abuse; 19(5): 491-518, 2010: This article explores the ways ethnic and religious culture affect child sexual abuse disclosure and reporting, both in the United States and internationally. [Source: SafetyLit] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds[]=citjournalarticle_215119_23 <http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_215119_23>  

An Examination of Two Sexual Recidivism Risk Measures in Adolescent Offenders. Rajlic G, Gretton H.M. Crim Justice Behav; 37(10): 1066-1085, 2010: The present study explored the predictive validity of two measures designed to assess risk for sexual recidivism in adolescent sexual offenders. [Source: SafetyLit] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds[]=citjournalarticle_213542_12 <http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_213542_12>  

All They Need is Love? Helping Children to Recover from Neglect and Abuse. Rees C.A. Arch Dis Child; ePub, 2010: The aim of this paper is to contribute to the understanding of recovery, and paediatricians' roles in achieving it. [Source: SafetyLit] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds[]=citjournalarticle_214633_28 <http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_214633_28>  

Power and Violence by Paul Ricoeur. Jones L. Theory Cult Soc; 27(5): 18-36, 2010: In this article, Ricoeur addresses and subjects to critical examination the political thought of Hannah Arendt, taking as his starting point her paper 'On Violence', and her treatment of the conceptual pair power and violence. [Source: SafetyLit] Full abstract: http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds[]=citjournalarticle_214729_2 <http://www.safetylit.org/citations/index.php?fuseaction=citations.viewdetails&citationIds%5b%5d=citjournalarticle_214729_2>  

Treating Traumatized Children:Clinical Implications of the Psychobiology of PTSD. Cohen J.A, Perel J.M, DeBellis M.D, Friedman M.J & Putnam F.W. The National Child Traumatic Stress Network, 2002: This article reviews several psychobiological systems with regard to their functioning under normal stress and in the presence of PTSD, with a focus on recent research findings in children and adolescents. Full article: http://www.nctsnet.org/nctsn_assets/Articles/28.pdf <http://www.nctsnet.org/nctsn_assets/Articles/28.pdf>  

VI. Events

Launch of Research Report: Intersecting Violences: A Review of Feminist Theories and Debates on Violence against Women and Poverty in Latin America. Central America Women's Network, 21 October 2010, London, UK. This paper aims to provide a greater understanding of why women are abused and discriminated against in Latin America and will be launched in London after a successful release in Honduras. This event is free, but please reserve your place by email to info at cawn.org <mailto:info at cawn.org> . [Source: AWID] For more information, visit: http://www.cawn.org/html/news.htm#events <http://www.cawn.org/html/news.htm#events>  

Virtual Discussion: Planning for Action: Good Practices and Lessons Learned, implementing LGBT rights on National Level in Latin America and the Caribbean, 25 October - 25 November 2010. This discussion will foster the dynamic exchange and experiences and information between civil society activists, government representatives and UN staff with expertise, working experience, or a general interest in the subject of LGBT activism. [Source: AWID] For more information, contact Jasmin Blessing at irnlatinamerica at googlemail.com <mailto:irnlatinamerica at googlemail.com>  or visit: http://www.irnweb.org/en/resources/articles/view/virtual-discussion-discusin-virtual <http://www.irnweb.org/en/resources/articles/view/virtual-discussion-discusin-virtual>  

Bradford Violence Against Women Forum, 17 November 2010, 10.30am - 13.30pm, Kala Sangam, St Peters House, 1 Forster Square, Bradford, UK. This forum will launch an innovative project to both help victims and to increase effective partnership working to develop best practice service provision to meet their needs. For more information, contact: survivorswy at mac.com <mailto:survivorswy at mac.com>  

For more events visit: http://www.svri.org/calendar.htm <http://www.svri.org/calendar.htm>  

VII. Funding Links / Scholarships / Research Opportunities

Funding Opportunity: ABILIS Foundation, Grants for People with Disabilities in Developing Countries. The Foundation supports activities that contribute toward equal opportunities for people with disabilities in society through human rights, independent living, and economic self-sufficiency. [Source: AWID] For application details, visit: http://www.abilis.fi/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=20&Itemid=4&lang=en <http://www.abilis.fi/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=20&Itemid=4&lang=en>  

Funding Opportunity: Canadian Window on International Development Awards. The International Development Research Centre will support research that illustrates these interrelationships.  In principle, IDRC supports research on all parts of the developing regions of the world. Next application deadline: 1 November 2010. [Source: ICT4Women] For more information contact: awards at idrc.ca <mailto:awards at idrc.ca>  

Call for Papers: "From the Field" Addendum to Special Issue on Sex Work. A special issue, entitled "Demystifying Sex Work and Sex Workers", of Wagadu, the Journal of Transnational Women's and Gender Studies will be published in the spring. Submissions are requested as soon as possible. [Source: AWID] For more information, contact Susan Dewey at sdewey3 at UWYO.EDU <mailto:sdewey3 at UWYO.EDU>  

Call for Papers: The International Journal of Nursing and Midwifery. IJNM covers all areas of the subject. The journal welcomes the submission of manuscripts that meet the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence. For more information, visit: http://www.academicjournals.org/IJNM/Call%20for%20Paper.htm <http://www.academicjournals.org/IJNM/Call%20for%20Paper.htm>  

Fellowship Opportunity: Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship Programme. The programme enables democracy activists, practitioners, scholars, and journalists from around the world to deepen their understanding of democracy and enhance their ability to promote democratic change. Application deadline: 1 November 2010. [Source: AWID] For more information, visit: http://www.comminit.com/en/node/296097/348 <http://www.comminit.com/en/node/296097/348>  

SVRI Funding Links Page: For details on funders who have funding sources available for research on sexual violence visit: http://www.svri.org/funding.htm <http://www.svri.org/funding.htm>  

VIII. Vacancies

Regional Associate, Latin America and the Caribbean / Population Council / Mexico / Closing date: October 15, 2010 / Contact Laura Carrillo at: lcarrillo at popcouncil.org <mailto:lcarrillo at popcouncil.org>  

Forum & Events Coordinator / The Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID) / Toronto, Canada / Closing date: October 31, 2010. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-at-AWID/Forum-Events-Coordinator <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-at-AWID/Forum-Events-Coordinator>  

Director of Finance and Administration / The Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID) / Toronto, Canada / Closing date: October 31, 2010. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-at-AWID/Director-of-Finance-and-Administration <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-at-AWID/Director-of-Finance-and-Administration>  

Women's Entrepreneurship Program Officer / The Eurasia Foundation / Washington, DC, USA. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Women-s-Entrepreneurship-Program-Officer <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Women-s-Entrepreneurship-Program-Officer>  

Program Associate / The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) / Washington, DC, USA. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Program-Associate4 <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Program-Associate4>  

Consultant - Project Manager, Women's Economic Empowerment / The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) / Washington, DC, USA. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Consultant-Project-Manager-Women-s-Economic-Empowerment <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Consultant-Project-Manager-Women-s-Economic-Empowerment>  

U.S. Women's & Gender History, Rank Open Position / Rutgers University / New Brunswick, NJ, USA / Deadline: November 1, 2010. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/U.S.-Women-s-Gender-History-Rank-Open-Position <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/U.S.-Women-s-Gender-History-Rank-Open-Position>  

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Women's and Gender Studies / Rutgers University / New Brunswick, NJ, USA / Closing date: January 17, 2011. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Mellon-Postdoctoral-Fellowship-in-Women-s-and-Gender-Studies <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Mellon-Postdoctoral-Fellowship-in-Women-s-and-Gender-Studies>  

Clinical Care for Sexual Assault Survivors Training Consultant / The International Rescue Committee / Port-au-Prince, Haiti. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Clinical-Care-for-Sexual-Assault-Survivors-Training-Consultant <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Clinical-Care-for-Sexual-Assault-Survivors-Training-Consultant>  

Women's and Gender Studies, Tenure-Track Position / Keene State College / Keene, NH, USA / Closing date: December 3, 2010. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Women-s-and-Gender-Studies-Tenure-Track-Position <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Women-s-and-Gender-Studies-Tenure-Track-Position>  

GBV Advisers for Deployment to Humanitarian Emergencies /The IASC Gender Standby Capacity Project (GenCap) / Locations: Emergency Rosters / Closing date: October 18, 2010. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/GBV-Advisers-for-Deployment-to-Humanitarian-Emergencies <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/GBV-Advisers-for-Deployment-to-Humanitarian-Emergencies>  

Gender Advisers for Deployment to Humanitarian Emergencies/ The IASC Gender Standby Capacity (GenCap) / Locations: Emergency Rosters / Closing date: October 18, 2010. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Gender-Advisers-for-Deployment-to-Humanitarian-Emergencies <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Gender-Advisers-for-Deployment-to-Humanitarian-Emergencies>  

Consulting Services Coordinator / The Association for Progressive Communications (APC) / Location: Anywhere / Closing date: October 31, 2010. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Consulting-Services-Coordinator <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Consulting-Services-Coordinator>  

Program Officer, Youth & Livelihoods / The Women's Refugee Commission / New York, NY, USA / Open until filled. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Program-Officer-Youth-Livelihoods <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Program-Officer-Youth-Livelihoods>  

Program Manager, Communications / The Women's Refugee Commission / New York, NY, USA / Open until filled. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Program-Manager-Communications <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Program-Manager-Communications>  

Director of Development / The Women's Refugee Commission / New York, NY, USA / Open until filled. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Director-of-Development <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Director-of-Development>  

Publicity Director / The Nation Magazine / New York, NY, USA. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Publicity-Director <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Publicity-Director>  

Legislative Policy Analyst / Population Action International (PAI) / Washington, DC, USA / Closing date: October 30, 2010. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Legislative-Policy-Analyst <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/Legislative-Policy-Analyst>  

International Advocacy Associate / Population Action International (PAI) / Washington, DC, USA / Closing date: October 25, 2010. [Source: AWID Resource-Net Jobs: Monday 11 October 2010] Read more: http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/International-Advocacy-Associate <http://awid.org/eng/Jobs/Jobs-Around-the-World/International-Advocacy-Associate>  
 
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