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The Pursuit of Freedom

July 3, 2015 • Category: WAND News

by Adzi Vokhiwa, Senior Program Associate, Washington, DC This Independence Day, we’ll all be celebrating the freedoms that make the United States such a unique and diverse land. In the more than 200 years since we declared our independence, forward-thinking women and men have courageously worked and even died to expand our freedoms: abolishing slavery, […]

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Budget Priorities»

June: WAND@Work

Welcome to the June newsletter! Click to navigate! Chapters Budget Priorities Nuclear Weapons   Women, Peace, and Security WiLL Update Events Donor Spotlight News! WAND Executive Director Susan Shaer is now a featured contributor to the Huffington Post. Nuclear Weapons A Flurry of Congressional Activity The House and Senate continue to consider a flurry of […]

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Special Call with the White House

Get the Facts on the Iran Deal Join Us for a Special Call with the White House July 14, 2 PM ET A top priority for the Obama Administration is preventing a nuclear-armed Iran. Through historic negotiations, the United States and its international partners have made great progress in this endeavor, freezing and rolling back […]

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WAND Special Statement on the Historic Announcement between the P5+1 and Iran

  Women’s Action for New Directions (WAND) Statement on the Historic Announcement between the P5+1 and Iran April 2, 2015 After a year and a half of intense negotiations, the P5+1 (the United States, United Kingdom, Russia, China, France, and Germany) and Iran have announced an historic framework for a final agreement to continue to […]

Nuclear Weapons»

March: WAND@Work

Welcome to the March newsletter! Click to navigate! Chapters Budget Priorities Nuclear Weapons   Women, Peace, and Security WiLL Update Events Donor Spotlight Nuclear Weapons Iran On the Iran Negotiations, Prime Minister Netanyahu Lacks Credibility At the invitation of Speaker John Boehner and without President Obama’s approval, on March 3, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu […]

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The Pursuit of Freedom

by Adzi Vokhiwa, Senior Program Associate, Washington, DC This Independence Day, we’ll all be celebrating the freedoms that make the United States such a unique and diverse land. In the more than 200 years since we declared our independence, forward-thinking women and men have courageously worked and even died to expand our freedoms: abolishing slavery, […]

WAND@Work»

December: WAND@Work

Welcome to the November newsletter! Click to navigate! Chapters Budget Priorities Nuclear Weapons   Women, Peace, and Security WiLL Update Events Donor Spotlight Nuclear Weapons Latest on the Iran nuclear talks On November 24, the deadline for the nuclear negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 was extended for seven months. Now a number of members of […]

Women Peace and Security»

Webinar: Women, Peace, and Security in the New Congress: Strategies for Action

  On Thursday, March 19, 2015 WAND held a webinar entitled “Women, Peace, and Security in the New Congress: Strategies for Action” featuring WAND’s Women, Peace, and Security Policy Director Julie Arostegui (above left) and Inclusive Security’s Policy Adviser Allison Peters (above right). The presenters discussed updates on the Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2015. With the […]

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