The full statement of our international conference “Movements, Borders, Rights? Feminist Perspectives on global issues in Europe” held on 24 – 25 October 2016, Brussels Belgium, is available in German. Full Statement_conference_2016 in German
At the European Strategy and Advocacy Workshop with refugee and migrant women 14 and 15 November in which WIDE+ organized the Open space session, WIDE+ and EWL called for solidarity with women's organizations in Turkey.
Ending violence against refugee women and girls “From words to action: #womensvoices call for European change” Introduction: As a follow-up project to the "Movements, borders, rights? Feminist Perspectives on Global issues in Europe" conference on 24/25 October in Brussels; and to the EWL/WRC #womensvoices report with policy recommendations to promote the rights of women refugees … Continue reading European strategy and advocacy workshop with refugee and migrant women
WIDE+ strongly condemns the unlawful arrests of Diyarbakir’s Co-Mayors Gültan Kışanak and Fırat Anlı and demands their immediate release. They were arrested on 30 October, after having been detained for five days on 'terrorism' charges. Gültan Kışanak and Fırat Anlı are crucial figures in a political movement that tries to find peaceful solutions to the … Continue reading Join WIDE+ petition to call for the release of Gültan Kışanak and Fırat Anlı