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Check out the latest news and happenings at AWARE
April 2013

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(Mon - Fri: 3pm - 9:30pm)

AWARE Centre

Blk 5 Dover Crescent
Singapore 130005

Tel +65) 6779 7137
Fax (+65) 6777 0318


S.H.OUT Campaign: Updates!

This World Day for Safety and Health at Work, the S.H.OUT Campaign refocused attention on workplace sexual harassment. Get the scoop on what we've been up to here. Read our recent letter to the press here.


Abortion - personal choice or national agenda?

AWARE participated actively in the recent debate on abortion laws, asserting women's right to reproductive freedom and the need for progressive sex education. Read our contributions here and here.

The health of older women matters

On 7 April, World Health Day, we discussed how gender stereotyping might lead to social neglect of older women's health. Read our concerns about Singapore's ageing women here.

Pro-family policies need rethinking

Why have over two decades of pronatalist policies failed? AWARE Board Member Teo You Yenn discusses the various barriers to parenthood that remain in Singapore. Read the two-part interview here and here.


WE CAN! Change Maker Workshops

This fortnightly interactive workshop is the heart of the We Can! End All Violence Against Women Campaign. Come down on 8 May and explore how change happens, and how you can be part of it. Find out more and register here.

Roundtable: Singaporean Views On Elective Egg Freezing

Come down on 16 May to discuss what Singaporean women think about emerging reproductive technologies. Find out more and register here.

KAPAP Women's 10-Week Self-Defence Course

Master effective self-defence techniques at this course, which starts on 6 May. Get the details and register here.

Part-Time Positions At AWARE!

AWARE is urgently looking for project coordinators and web designers to come on board. Find out more and apply here. Closing date: 10 May.

AWARE Annual General Meeting

If you are an AWARE member, come and have your say at the AWARE Annual General Meeting, on 1st June, 2pm, at the AWARE Centre. Get the details and register here.