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February 9, 2017
Aletta Jacob's 163rd Birthday
Note: Dutch physician and women's suffrage activist
She had many accomplishments in different fields such as women's suffrage, medicine and lower class aid
Aside from all the accomplishments she made throughout her life, she was also the first woman to attend a Dutch University officially and the first female physician in the Netherlands
Promoting the reproductive and sexual rights of women in a world against progressive thinking, she set up a free clinic for vulnerable women and did not listen to the criticism she received. This created the first family planning centre in the Netherlands
In 1915, she promoted holding the International Women's Congress in The Hague shortly after the start of the First World War
This congress included the International Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), an organization created to object to the war and for the participation of women in the international public arena

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アレッタジェイコブス 生誕163周年
『婦人国際平和自由連盟 (WILPF) 』結成のきっかけになったとされる国際女性会議を開いた

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