Women In Development Europe+

WIDE+ is a European network of associations and activists that fights for women’s rights, as part of a larger struggle for social justice, sustainable livelihoods and human rights. We advocate changing European policies that affect people in and outside of Europe. WIDE+ promotes inclusive and intersectional feminist movement building in Europe, in solidarity with feminists in the global South.

Recent News

OWINFS Statement supported by WIDE+ calling for transformation of global trade system

In the 25 years of its existence, World Trade Organization (WTO) has failed to deliver development, promote shared prosperity, or ensure sustainability in trade. Unfortunately, neoliberal advocates are defending – and trying to expand – the corporate globalization embodied in…

New Gender Trade Coalition’s statement on the UNCTAD 15th mandate with the support of WIDE+

This week the Gender and Trade Coalition’s statement on UNCTAD XV was launched (download the statement as PDF). The statement asserts that UNCTAD must resist attempts by the global North to reduce and hijack its mandate, to instead promote gender justice…