Ending Discrimination of Women Worldwide
Ending discrimination globally starts locally. South Los Angeles NOW is working to get the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women of CEDAW ratified in Los Angeles.
Having strong female leaders that hold up and raise women’s issues is vital the success of women and girls. South Los Angeles NOW is currently developing a leadership program to cultivate young women and girls into leadership positions.
Protecting Our Health
South Los Angeles NOW believes that all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights and must enjoy the equal protection of the law against discrimination based on their sexuality, sex, gender, race, color, age, ethnicity, disability, language, religion, immigration status, national or social origin, or other status.
Reproductive Health and Justice
South Los Angeles approaches reproductive health and access from a reproductive justice framework. Reproductive Justice defined here as: is the complete physical, mental, spiritual, political, economic, and social well-being of women and girls, and will be achieved when women and girls have the economic, social and political power and resources to make healthy decisions about our bodies, sexuality and reproduction for ourselves, our families, and our communities in all areas of our lives.
Working at the intersections
What we eat, drink, breathe, put on and play can all impact our health. South Los Angeles has particular environmental health and justice factors that is vital to ending health disparities.
Intimate Partner Violence
Intimate Partner Violence is a silent epidemic plaguing Los Angeles families with fatal consequences. According to the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), as many as 1 in 4 women will be abused by an intimate partner during her lifetime. Join us as we push to end intimate partner violence
South LA NOW
South LA NOW with our fellow NOW sister Amy Wakeland and Friend
South Los Angeles NOW supports Eric Garcetti for Mayor
Vote LA, May 21, 2013
Open House Chapter Meeting, May 13th
The South Los Angeles Chapter is having an Open House, this Monday May 13th, 2013. Please be contact Nourbese at email@example.com if you would like RSVP for the event