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[16days_discussion] CWGL Celebrates International Human Rights Day & 16 Days

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Mon Dec 10 16:34:07 EST 2012

Dear Activists,

Today, the 64^th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration 
of Human Rights, is a day for both celebration and recognition of the 
continued struggle for the realization of human rights worldwide.It is 
imperative that economic policy is informed by the material realities of 
people's lives. CWGL commemorates Human Rights Day every day by 
continuing to magnify the linkages between economic and social rights, 
gender equality and macroeconomic policies in the coming year.

We are also ending the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence 
Campaign <>.We thank you for your 
participation and for your continued struggle to end gender-based 
violence.We acknowledge and celebrate the work of thousands of 
individuals, like you, and organizations around the world, who have 
tirelessly engaged in multiple ways to challenge militarism and end 
violence against women.

At the Center, we are continuing our efforts to redefine human security 
through The Security Project 
invite you to submit your thoughts on what security means to you through 
our anonymous, three-question survey 
<>.We thank those who 
have participated.Your feedback will help guide our advocacy on state 
spending priorities and national budgets.

The human rights violations we encounter challenges us to act in 
solidarity to promote peace at all levels, in our homes, communities, 
countries, and the world. We stand with you as we work to realize our 
vision of a more peaceful and just world.

In Solidarity,

The 16 Days Team

Center for Women's Global Leadership

The 16 Days Team
16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign
Center for Women's Global Leadership
School of Arts and Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
160 Ryders Lane
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8555
Tel: 1-848-932-8782
Fax: 1-732-932-1180
Skype: cwgl_16days
Email: 16days at

What Does Security Mean to You?  Join us in redefining security from the ground up:

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