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Check out the latest news and happenings at AWARE
May 3, 2012

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Joint civil society statement regarding National Plan of Action against Trafficking in Persons

Adopt international standards and best practices, and utilise the expertise and skills of civil society organisations. Read the whole statement here. In Feb and March, MPs discussed how to tackle global labour flow in Singapore. Find out what they said here.


Parliament Primers: Debates about women's issues

Read what MPs had to say about support for single parents, foreign spouses, and paid paternity leave here. Find out why elderly women are one of the most vulnerable groups in Singapore here. And learn what's in store for women who want to re-enter or remain in the workforce here.

What makes a good feminist?

Does it matter that there is no consensus on how a person should behave or the causes she should support as a feminist? Zheng Huifen searches for answers at a feminist conference featuring Naomi Wolf and Germaine Greer. Read about her experience here .


Roundtable Discussion: Changing Definitions Of Masculinity & Femininity In Singapore

Join us on May 12 to explore how state policies and advertising affect the way we think about gender. Get more details about this event and sign up here.

Wanted: Curriculum Developer For Parents' Sex Education Training Programme

Help parents get more comfortable discussing sexuality with their children. Apply by May 17. Read about the job requirements and application details here.

Workshop Series: Gender Matters

Learn about the history of feminism and the cultural constructs of gender. The next workshop is on May 22. Get more details and sign up here.

Financial Awareness & Confidence Training: Investing

Learn basics of investing and financial planning in an interactive environment, starting May 23. Get more details and sign up here.

AWARE AGM: Election Year

AWARE members, please join us on May 26 to vote for a new AWARE Board. Get more details about the AGM and register your attendance here.