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Check out the latest news and happenings at AWARE
December 2013

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AWARE's top 10 in 2013

As we plan our work for 2014, we've been thinking about AWARE's most significant achievements in 2013. Here's our top 10 list - all thanks to the help and support of our members and friends.


The first We Can! Arts Fest was a success!

More than 250 people braved the rain to join us at the We Can! Arts Fest on 8 December 2013! If you missed it, read this to catch up on what happened. We hope to see you all at our next arts fest!

Married women also at risk of HIV/AIDS

A recent study shows that more than half of married women living with HIV/AIDS report being infected by their husbands. Read our letter in TODAY on the findings from the study.

Pay maintenance on the basis of fairness, not gender

Are maintenance payments still relevant in the face of women's growing labour force participation? Read our response to this question in a letter published in TODAY.

Issues in the news



Roundtable: Singapore Budget

Come to our annual Singapore Budget forum on 18 January. We will discuss our concerns on issues we feel strongly about for the government's public consultation on the budget. Click here to register.

Gender Matters workshop - History of feminism

What exactly is feminism? The answer varies, and many misconceptions prevail. Come for our interactive workshop on 14 January 2014 to explore the history of feminism and understand its evolution. Click here to register.

Roundtable: Women in Indian politics

Despite the presence of several notable female politicians in India, women hold less than 10% of seats in Indian parliament. Join us on 29 January to discuss the low representation of women in Indian politics. Register here!