Kim thought nothing was wrong. But that was about to change.
This is the story of a brave girl named Kim* who grew up in the Philippines. Much of her childhood was spent in poverty, and when she thinks of her...
- Latin America
- Dominican Republic
- The Philippines
- South Asia
- Asia Pacific
- Lima, Peru
- El Salvador
- North America
- West Africa
Local Radio Station Recognizes IJM Women in Leadership
Recognizing March as a month to celebrate women, a Chennai radio station recently hosted IJM Chennai’s Directors of Casework and Communications. The...
IJM President Gary Haugen is Speaking at TED2015 Today
Today, in Vancouver, Canada, IJM President and Founder Gary Haugen will be delivering a TED Talk at the marquee TED event of the year. TED2015's...
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Empowering Women by Making the Law Work for Them
In 1995, Beijing hosted the Fourth World Conference on Women. The conference produced the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, calling for...