IV Meeting: “Citizenship and Participation of migrant and refugee women: Consolidating our political agenda”, 19-21 October 2018, Barcelona, Spain

This meeting will take place as part of a series of events on 19, 20 and 21 Ocotber, and is being organized by Red de Mujeres Latinoamericanas y del Caribe in collaboration with Calala Fondo de Mujeres and Mujeres con Voz. The meeting is one of four national workshops that are being held in 2018, … Continue reading IV Meeting: “Citizenship and Participation of migrant and refugee women: Consolidating our political agenda”, 19-21 October 2018, Barcelona, Spain

WIDE+ has requested the EU and the Hungarian government to protect gender studies in Hungary, following a recent proposal for a ban

WIDE+ that unites civil society organizations in Europe that are promoting gender equality in the global South and in Europe is hugely concerned about the recent proposal from the Hungarian government to abolish the existing gender studies programmes in Hungary. This is part of an ongoing backlash towards hard-fought policies and laws that aim to … Continue reading WIDE+ has requested the EU and the Hungarian government to protect gender studies in Hungary, following a recent proposal for a ban

WIDE+ joins new call for Binding Human Rights Treaty to (transnational) companies

The entire #BindingTreaty process might be at risk of ending if states decide to disengage. More than 400 civil society organizations, including WIDE+, have already signed on to the latest open letter urging UN Member States to continue engaging in creating a #Binding Treaty that will protect human rights from the activities of transnational coorperations … Continue reading WIDE+ joins new call for Binding Human Rights Treaty to (transnational) companies

Members and Partners explain how they promote Female Migrant and Refugee Rights: Video

The first and only European face to face meeting for the WIDE+ project “Strengthening Innovative Solutions to Protect Female Migrant and Refugee Rights” was held on 6 March 2018, in Brussels, Belgium. The national coordinators, European management team and project experts came together to share plans, expectations, analysis of problems and expertise and to reflect … Continue reading Members and Partners explain how they promote Female Migrant and Refugee Rights: Video