FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE From: NC Coalition For CEDAW (Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women) CONTACTS: Melissa Peters, http://www.womennc.org, email@example.com Gailya Paliga, http://www.northcarolinanow.org, firstname.lastname@example.org Durham, First Human and Women’s Rights City in North Carolina Raleigh, NC, 8/5/18 – The Durham City Council passed a resolution endorsing the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination AgainstContinue reading “Durham, First Human and Women’s Rights City in North Carolina”
Raleigh, Durham and NC NOW had the chance to participate in WomenNC’s Annual Local to Global Celebration honoring Juanita Bryant and celebrating International Women’s Day in Raleigh on March 8, 2018. Read about event, speakers, research and honoree.
NOW is part of International Women’s Day celebrations in Raleigh and in Charlotte, on 3/8/18. Press For Progress at International House in Charlotte, and WomenNC’s 9th Annual Local to Global Celebration at NCSU’s Hunt Library in Raleigh.
Join us at our 2017 State Conference on Saturday, Oct 21, 2017, from 9am-4pm. We have exciting speakers and interesting workshops. Come get excited and get some skills. We are Mobilizing Women NOW!
The Durham County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution endorsing the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) unanimously on September 11, 2017 in their general meeting. The Cities For CEDAW coalition, led by WomenNC, made this happen. Durham will be the first NC city to benefit by the system that Cities For CEDAW puts into place at the local level.
Update and history on Women’s March on Washington. Also, look for women’s marches in other cities in North Carolina, including Charlotte and Raleigh.
Some chapters meet the first Tuesday, some the second Tuesday, and some whatever works best for them. See what a few chapters are doing here, and consider joining them in person!
Join NC NOW and the coalition of groups working on bringing Cities for CEDAW to a city or county near you! Find out how CEDAW can help women and society.
NC NOW had an exciting state conference on Oct 10, 2015. The theme was “Focusing Women’s Power NOW!” Read about inspiring speakers, panel topics and workshops moving feminists forward. Congresswoman Adams’ keynote speech now available!
How implementing CEDAW locally or nationally can directly impact the everyday lives of countless American women.