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Springer Publishing Company
Global Alliance for Women's Health
The Global Alliance for Women's Health (GAWH) is committed to advancing Women's Health in all stages of life and at all policy levels through health promotion, education, advocacy and program implementation. The guiding principles of GAWH are: (1) that Women's Health is a continuum from infancy through old age, of which the reproductive years are a stage; (2) that Women's Health has been under-serviced and under-attended throughout the world; (3) that long term initiatives and commitments are needed in order to forge alliances and collaborative programs across the globe; and (4) that pertnering among NGOs, governmental organizations, the private sector and academic institutions is necessary to provide effective health care and research for women. (See Details)

An international women’s human rights organization that works in partnership with community-based women's organizations worldwide to address issues of health and reproductive rights, economic development, education and other human rights. They provide resources and training to enable their sister organizations to meet these goals by addressing immediate needs in their communities and developing long-term solutions to the crises they face. 

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Social Science Research Council

An independent nonprofit organization devoted to the advancement of social science research and scholarship. Founded in New York City in 1923 as the world’s first national coordinating body of the social sciences, it is today an international resource for interdisciplinary, innovative public social science.

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New York City Alliance against Sexual Assault

Builds the capacity of communities, organizations, and institutions to advance the right to live free from sexual violence and reduce the harm it causes individuals, families, and society. Informs the community about available resources for services, education and training, documents the problem of sexual assault/abuse in the city, analyzes city system policy and its effect on survivors, improves systems through advocacy, educates the public, disseminates information, serves as a clearinghouse, represents the needs of NYC sexual assault/abuse survivors, links with other organizations to advance their agenda, initiates and supports research on relevant issues.

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South End Press

A nonprofit, collectively run book publisher with more than 250 titles in print. Since their founding in 1977, they have work to meet the needs of readers who are exploring, or are already committed to, the politics of radical social change.

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Women’s Refugee Commission

Advocates for laws, policies and programs to improve the lives and protect the rights of refugee and internally displaced women, children and young people, including those seeking asylum—bringing about lasting, measurable change.

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