08th Mar 2017

International Women’s Day

March 8 is International Women’s Day. This year’s theme is #BeBoldForChange. Yoga Without Borders is connecting with the Yoga community to help raise awareness about the violence and discrimination against...

28th Jan 2017
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Cameroon Training Centre for Girls and Women

After the in-person trip to Cameroon, in March of last year, our goal and commitment has been to work with the African Women Education Development Partnership Forum to fund and...

28th Jan 2017
Proclamation 5 Years

Celebration: 5 Years of the Proclamation to End Violence Against Girls and Women

On January 28, 2012, Yoga Without Borders hosted the Take Action Summit to engage the Yoga, wellness, business, and activist communities in discussion to take steps to end violence against...

07th May 2016
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Introducing New Board Member and Treasurer

News Release Yoga Without Borders is pleased to introduce its newest Board member and Treasurer, Mr. Mustafa Nazarali, CPA, CA. Mr. Nazarali has worked with two of Canada’s largest accounting...

27th Mar 2016

Talking About It: Menstruation and Reproductive Health

More from the recent visit to Cameroon and the Pads Matter Campaign: Girls and women after church in Buea, engaging in discussion about menstruation as healthy, vital, creative, and normal....

25th Mar 2016
Interview Girls Bafut

Meet Remedy and Horstencia, Two Young Women from Cameroon

Remedy and Horstencia live in Bafut, in the Northwest province of Cameroon. They are 22 years old, attend university, and received re-usable sanitary pads and underwear from Yoga Without Borders...

22nd Mar 2016

Reflecting on International Women’s Day in Buea, Cameroon

As chair of Yoga Without Borders, I was in Buea, Cameroon for International Women’s Day. On that day, the women marched, gave inspiring speeches, celebrated the progress of women and...

24th Feb 2016
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International Women’s Day – Circle of 8

On International Women’s Day, Tuesday, March 8, Yoga Without Borders, in collaboration with Global Gurdwara, will be hosting a very special meditation for girls and women. It is called the...

23rd Feb 2016
H and A Underwear delivery

1,000 Pairs of Underwear

Yoga Without Borders received a donation of 1,000 pairs of underwear from Aangen Community Centre for delivery to Cameroon at the end of the month. Aangen is an ongoing supporter...

10th Feb 2016
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Over 200 Million Girls and Women Affected by FGM

A recent United Nations report revealed that the number of women and girls who have been subjected to female genital mutilation (FGM) is much higher than previously recorded. It’s now...

05th Feb 2016
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Who Inspires You?

  As Chair of Yoga Without Borders, one of the things that I do every day is read about the challenges faced by women and girls around the world and...

31st May 2011
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Trinidad and Tobago Endorses Yoga Without Borders’ Mission

In May of 2011, the Government of Trinidad and Tobago formally endorsed the mission of Yoga Without Borders to eradicate violence against women and girls worldwide. Now we are calling...