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MADRE Collected Records


Held at: Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore 19081-1399

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

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MADRE; headquartered in New York, New York; an international women's human rights organization, partnering with community-based women's groups worldwide; began in 1983 by a group of women activists, poets, teachers, artists and health professionals as a response to the U.S. war against Nicaragua; founding director was Kathy Engel; programs address issues of sustainable development, women's health, violence and war, discrimination and racism, women's leadership development, and human rights education.

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of MADRE.

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