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Zonta International @ZontaIntl Oak Brook, IL, USA

Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.

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“As a woman, I can do anything. I can make a change in my community.” ⚽️ Here's how Ghada, 25 from Umm Al Qutain em… https://t.co/1arQXtVhpq
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1/16
2020
Twelve feminist books everyone should read by @UN_Women https://t.co/qgkjZhZlv4 #EmpowerHER
1/14
2020
In the News: Zonta Club of Fleurieu Peninsula Inc hosts Centennial Gala Dinner https://t.co/vujtUBVKbn https://t.co/uLOEvLv55aClubs in District 1 celebrated #Zonta100 together. https://t.co/ddlQW9TYy8 https://t.co/rzx155XDs3Zonta Club of Abidjan ensured the centennial icon was seen across the city in honor of #Zonta100https://t.co/CAm0QdinvC
1/9
2020
District 20's yearlong centennial celebrations culminate with event at Helsinki City Theatre @ZontaDistrict20https://t.co/uk4tQuveoc
1/8
2020
To end child marriage by 2030, certain key steps must be taken to accelerate the progress. Zonta is working to meet… https://t.co/dNtAFEe3S7
1/7
2020
@ZontaShreveport Thanks for sharing! The full article can be read online here: https://t.co/pDlMI6ezpM
1/6
2020
The Zonta Club of Prowers County used Zonta's partnership with @UNICEFUSA and support of the Let Us Learn Madagasca… https://t.co/ZxtLyBGvtz
1/3
2020
Kickstarting a Decade of Action to deliver the SDG’s by 2030, by launching the Second Publications Catalogue for th… https://t.co/CV8nT94KII
Retweeted by Zonta International"No country in the world can yet say they have achieved gender equality." -- Our Goodwill Ambassador @EmmaWatson
Retweeted by Zonta InternationalZonta Club of Cleveland's Centennial Anniversary Grant supports program to fight human trafficking @ZontaClevelandhttps://t.co/cpGtlrdMY5
1/2
2019
Women are entitled to the full and equal enjoyment of all of their human rights and to be free from all forms of di… https://t.co/eY45GE81c1We are grateful for our partnership with @UNICEFUSA, which allows us to help create lasting change in the fight to… https://t.co/Kl9HDFGx3YWith #2020 we are moving into the last decade for action to reach the #sustainabledevelopmentgoals #SDGs If we ar… https://t.co/pyDBugBgC1
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12/30
2019
Women’s rights can’t wait, won’t wait. As 2019 comes to an end, take a look back at some of the memorable moments… https://t.co/Yr9EsXdEx9
Retweeted by Zonta InternationalDistrict 15 members advocate ending child marriage at Michigan State Capitol #ZontaSaysNO #EndChildMarriage #16Dayshttps://t.co/HXomU9dkKAICYMI: Read the last newsletter of 2019 for anniversary highlights, #ZontaSaysNO success stories and more. #Zontahttps://t.co/Th6KjvtbNr
12/27
2019
"Ethiopia implemented a series of community-based programs that have worked to change cultural attitudes toward wom… https://t.co/8YADXVvKOU
12/23
2019
"Violence against women & girls is preventable if we address the risk factors & underlying harmful social norms tha… https://t.co/bb9mqhlydSThe ECOWAS Court of Justice ruled that the Sierra Leone gov. policy banning pregnant girls from attending school br… https://t.co/reG8NpCW7eMumbai Zonta clubs celebrate the centennial anniversary at festive, music-filled event. #Zonta100 #HonorAndEmpowerhttps://t.co/6bSwGaxbAx
12/20
2019
In the news: Zonta Club of Pontiac-North Oakland recognizes domestic violence and assault victims in a courthouse d… https://t.co/WbBYAFbSzjThe @auburnzclub is getting ready for an exciting year of volunteering and community service. Read more about their… https://t.co/J3xDiIrIVgWe are honored to have been part of these successes! #EndChildMarriage @UNICEFUSA @UNFPA https://t.co/Lk45aEpQygZonta Club of Melbourne (@ZontaMelbourne), @ZontaDistrict11 spread awareness of ending gender-based violence during… https://t.co/8TBZywLkli
12/17
2019
Zonta Club of Trenton/Mercer brings awareness to Zonta Says NO to Violence Against Women with bus ad #ZontaSaysNOhttps://t.co/hvKUQIfcYBThe 2019 list of World’s Most Powerful Women "is a collection of innovators & instigators who are leading on the wo… https://t.co/c3ExQcDJZA
12/16
2019
Zonta Club of Canberra Breakfast Inc, @ZontaDistrict24, marks this year’s victims of domestic violence at a somber… https://t.co/8ZQR6dnJTB
12/13
2019
The Zonta Club of Prowers County worked with local government to issue a human rights proclamation:… https://t.co/s9BjsmMtUmZonta Club of Punta del Este-Maldonado continued with their annual poster campaign: https://t.co/UwAylSCiZe https://t.co/dgvREtj4ikZonta Club of Swan Hills Inc joined the Midland March That Matters 2019: https://t.co/I63qzM2tH5 https://t.co/YdbqxOOEnlThe Zonta Club of Sault Ste. Marie Area recognized the #16DaysOfActivism with a library display:… https://t.co/NoYklguTDiZonta Club of Bradford engaged 16 local organizations in the #ZontaSaysNO campaign: https://t.co/tzjgW8hHq2 https://t.co/dz0QBN9fOKZonta Club of Lebanon said #ZontaSaysNO in two ways: https://t.co/4Xx6bvmvTV https://t.co/MUUfBunaUrThe weekend leading up to the kick off of the #16DaysOfActivism, the Zonta Club of Mitchell held their inaugural co… https://t.co/prnR20kZvtIn cooperation with Soroptimist International Club Liestal, the Zonta Club of Liestal organized an information boot… https://t.co/UZ87Kr48qMThe Zonta Club of Bad Nauheim-Friedberg hosted a community display along with local partners:… https://t.co/C7ApSNtg3QGerman Zonta clubs united to cover the country in orange light: https://t.co/idrHURdjTL https://t.co/Xy2rmbleaHThe Zonta Club of Cradle-Coast highlighted gender-based violence with shoe displays: https://t.co/qj61AG26wv https://t.co/VBIIvJeG0pThe Zonta Club of Dhaka I hosted a discussion on ending child marriage and heard from students:… https://t.co/WhIWqfjBc4 @zontaeclubofwa called on men to stand against gender-based violence for a new advocacy project:… https://t.co/EfUuk8Oyo5 @ZontaLondon turned the Marble Arch orange for Human Rights Day: https://t.co/WD6z9aBQF5 https://t.co/aBsYBVJiDNZonta Club of New Providence lead the charge to end violence against women in The Bahamas: https://t.co/7WkTiRWUSq https://t.co/rXS8xZTvTjThe #16DaysofActivism2019 wrapped up earlier this week and today we are highlighting 16 stories of activism and the… https://t.co/qP33NYeTmYIn the news: Zonta Club of London (@ZontaLondon), @ZontaD29Gov, turns Marble Arch orange for #HumanRightsDay.… https://t.co/tHSG9cDpx7
12/12
2019
District 2 includes clubs virtually in its centennial celebration #Zonta100 #HonorAndEmpower #ZontiansInActionhttps://t.co/XtgQ208g4zIn the news: Zonta Club of Tema, @ZontaInt_D18, partners with @UNFPAGHANA for billboard to bring awareness to endin… https://t.co/jUzHYe1DpxThe ZI District 1 conference included keynote speeches by Rep. @Cassandra4NH, New Hampshire's youngest lawmaker, an… https://t.co/pkqRqyNYXDZonta Club of Olympia (@OlympiaZonta) focuses on ending child marriage for its 16-day awareness campaign #16Dayshttps://t.co/obReUeeprPZonta Club of Wangaratta Inc celebrates centennial with dedicated bench and dinner event #Zonta100 #HonorAndEmpowerhttps://t.co/B0n4KKqBVPZonta Club of Sendai I, @26Zonta, celebrates Zonta's 100th birthday with special meeting #Zonta100 #HonorAndEmpowerhttps://t.co/BymFjZTzC0
12/11
2019
Bendigo celebrates 100 years of Zonta, 39 years in Bendigo and Women of Achievement #Zonta100 #HonorAndEmpowerhttps://t.co/BT5BbHPmCmZonta Club of Pampanga involves students and local organizations in #ZontaSaysNO activities. #16Days https://t.co/rCnGqZIstsIn the News: Lighting of Marble Arch draws attention from Londoners during #16DaysofActivism and #ZontaSaysNOhttps://t.co/V9TXAurj8WDid you know that consensual marriage is part of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights? Child marriage is a vio… https://t.co/r0l4JhP8VKIn the News: Zonta Club of East Auckland Area focuses on ending child marriage during the #16DaysofActivismhttps://t.co/PSUq0HDlf3
12/10
2019
Zonta e-Club of West Africa, with partners @thrive__gh & @bookedbymdm, calls on men to stand against gender-based v… https://t.co/IDYqjbHC1uZonta Club of Burg Staufenberg/Giessen Area hosted an event in honor of women who have experienced violence as part… https://t.co/EQLqOH65x3In the news: Zonta Club of the Black Hills' display fights back against blaming victims of sexual assault… https://t.co/5sHKlvUhP7The Zonta Club of Dhaka I hosted a discussion on ending child marriage for the #16DaysofActivismhttps://t.co/1PXfNMwte8The Zonta Club of Glens Falls honored four women with the Champion Award at its Centennial Celebration. #Zonta100https://t.co/fWqLa7nb6bIn the news: Zonta Club of Cradle-Coast highlights gender-based violence with shoe displays #ZontaSaysNO #16Dayshttps://t.co/SGEMZMHuR1What would you do if a girl you know is one of the 650 million women and girls who were married as children? Help u… https://t.co/faWViEXOcI
12/9
2019
Did you know that because of child marriage, we all lose out? When the potential of one-third of girls in developin… https://t.co/MtpsIXaZjP
12/8
2019
To #EndChildMarriage in Nepal by 2020, an accelerated effort is required. Zonta supports the @GPChildMarriage, whic… https://t.co/RuAEb7YePP
12/7
2019
Zonta Club of Pampanga launches media awareness campaign in celebration of Zonta's centennial #Zonta100https://t.co/xDYc5uKO3oZonta Club of Mainz in @ZontaDistrict28 celebrates centennial by highlighting the role of women in the media… https://t.co/CUkZaoH4bjIn the news: Zonta Club of Cheektowaga-Lancaster raises awareness to end child marriages https://t.co/N5pNlceUoq https://t.co/3UrEKZziDGDid you know that education can be one of the most powerful tools to enable girls to avoid child marriage and fulfi… https://t.co/afgH7Wau8X
12/6
2019
"When girls become brides and subsequently mothers, this often ends their education. We advocate for every girl to… https://t.co/sEfMh6QUdM100 years, Happy Birthday Zonta. https://t.co/WHJwjvqRt7
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12/5
2019
Our friends in @ZontaIntl District 15 are meeting with lawmakers in Lansing, #Michigan today to encourage to have a… https://t.co/30FOxFjBt3
Retweeted by Zonta InternationalIn the news: Zonta Club of New Providence leads the charge to end violence against women in The Bahamas… https://t.co/jV5gmk1dchIn the News: Zonta Club of Prowers County observes human rights proclamation for the #16Days of Activism.… https://t.co/mPE4AcrMecMany factors interact to place a child at risk of marriage: poverty, social norms, customary/religious laws condoni… https://t.co/o8v1olNhTh
Retweeted by Zonta InternationalGerman Zonta clubs united to cover the country in orange light as part of the #ZontaSaysNO campaign.… https://t.co/eepgPfWNDxZonta Club of Bad Nauheim-Friedberg hosted a community display along with local partners for #ZontaSaysNOhttps://t.co/ARLrvvR4uaDay 10 https://t.co/q6DG0U98QK https://t.co/KTiPTNedC7Did you know that child brides face higher risks of death in childbirth and are more vulnerable to pregnancy-relate… https://t.co/MahwSuwboI
12/4
2019
Zonta Club of Houston (@zontahouston) lights up City Hall in honor of Zonta's Centennial Anniversary #Zonta100https://t.co/dRdauOD89UZonta Club of Port Macquarie Inc (@ZontaDistrict24) celebrates centennial with garden party #Zonta100https://t.co/7rlMbHOKPTTwo District 28 clubs join together to light local buildings in orange for #ZontaSaysNO https://t.co/D1AxyNbkv6 https://t.co/xYRGpx3H63Area 5 in District 30 organizes 'Women on the Balkans in the next 100' conference #Zonta100 #HonorAndEmpowerhttps://t.co/Nz1lfqHVMOClubs in Bangladesh celebrate Zonta's centennial with lavish event attended by 500 #Zonta100 #HonorAndEmpowerhttps://t.co/kJVaanuVIMZonta Club of Bielefeld enthusiastically turns city orange. #ZontaSaysNO #16Days #OrangeTheWorldhttps://t.co/vrNQhwLBcyZonta Club of Liestal spreads the message of #ZontaSaysNO to Violence Against Women in their community #16Dayshttps://t.co/mgoFlJPr3DDay 9 https://t.co/ahbzIGfE6N https://t.co/2qiHtKMngCDid you know that population growth in each of these regions means that more and more girls are at risk?… https://t.co/MyfiZyxse8Zonta Club of Mitchell brings Zonta Says NO to community through two different events. https://t.co/KmMlm5sMf9 https://t.co/c2nsJrQuhh
12/3
2019
Zontians from Area 5 in @30District join for centennial celebration at Sofia University #Zonta100 #HonorAndEmpowerhttps://t.co/ThEtts91aEZonta Club of Bozen-Bolzano honors Zonta's Centennial Anniversary with interactive museum exhibit #Zonta100https://t.co/kLwbrNIBEyWe are honored to support #LetUsLearn Madagascar. Every donation makes a difference! https://t.co/Q3lzfuITn8Zonta Club of Milano-Sant Ambrogio celebrates Zonta’s Centennial with a message of inclusion to the fashion busines… https://t.co/nz5dOtyIa7Zonta Club of Lebanon is saying NO during the 16 Days of Activism in two ways. #ZontaSaysNO https://t.co/2Wq6tDHCt2 https://t.co/dSaQ4bkiqECongratulations to the recipients of our pilot Women in Technology Scholarship program! Click below to see the 2019… https://t.co/5MYaKZSSaJThe Zonta Club of Berlin has set up a public display as part of the #ZontaSaysNO campaign. https://t.co/Nx7bjsgmi6 https://t.co/UMvKBISJPZInstead of 12 million girls getting married each year, what if 12 million girls had options for their future? Join… https://t.co/EpVMGTK9AN
12/2
2019
It is simple. These goals cannot be met without first ending child marriage. #ZontaSaysNO #EndChildMarriage #16Dayshttps://t.co/VEYroIQRGu
12/1
2019

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