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Temporary accommodation site for migrants, in Epirus. Photo: Oxfam

A women and girls safe space is an approach which is starting to gain traction in humanitarian responses across the world. It recognizes the unique needs and challenges of women and girls by creating a safe environment free from harm, prejudice and judgement, the absence of which is a radical change in many women’s lives.


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Geno Teofilo
Oxfam Novib (Netherlands)
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Founder of the grassroots climate campaign 350.org