Report available of #WomensVoices, European Open Space with female refugee and migrant activists, 14 November 2016

wideopenspace_migration2016_report This report reflects the rich discussion of 50 representatives from national and regional women’s rights associations, grassroots women refugee associations and organizations working with women migrants and refugees based in 35 countries in Europe and beyond. It provides concrete recommendations for policy makers, human rights activists and women’s rights associations to improve the asylum … Continue reading Report available of #WomensVoices, European Open Space with female refugee and migrant activists, 14 November 2016

Register for a joint GADN-AWID webinar on corporate power and women’s economic justice – 28 Feb

In co-organizing this webinar AWID and the Gender and Development Network (GADN), a WIDE+ member, aim to reclaim the debate around women’s economic justice from a human rights and feminist perspective and identify common advocacy messages which can be taken to CSW61 and beyond. The webinar will explore: The theme of CSW61 is women’s economic … Continue reading Register for a joint GADN-AWID webinar on corporate power and women’s economic justice – 28 Feb

Join or Support the “She Decides – Global Fundraising Initiative” against Trump’s Global Gag Rule

As civil society organizations, we applaud the Dutch government initiative She Decides and stand united in opposition to the US Global Gag Rule that President Trump reinstated this month. Please join the initiative and sign the petition as association or donate for associations affected by the Global Gag Rule: http://www.shedecides.eu/(to donate) https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScyNYolqqBBVwoYjhp3FBtAh8zc5uo5sDQ-DhofUzc0IZiSIg/viewform (to sign the … Continue reading Join or Support the “She Decides – Global Fundraising Initiative” against Trump’s Global Gag Rule

Report Available of WIDE+ at 13th AWID Forum

At the 13th AWID Forum in Brazil held in Costa do Sauípe, Bahia – Brazil - during 8-11 September 2016, WIDE+ hosted a workshop: "Revisiting our strategies for reclaiming a social, gender just, democratic and peaceful Europe“. This report provides a reflection on the Forum, the WIDE+ workshop and what WIDE+ took away from it. To read … Continue reading Report Available of WIDE+ at 13th AWID Forum

WIDE+EWL conference 2016 Statement in Portuguese: calling for a political feminism

After a German translation of the statement in English, a 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 now available in Portuguese: carta-politica_conferencia-wide

GADIP Report available from International Conference “Gender, Refugees and Security”, 21-22 October, 2016, Sweden.

WIDE+ member GADIP published its report from the conference that was held 21-22 October, 2016, in Gothenburg, Sweden. Approximately 70 participants, from academia and various non-governmental organizations participated. Read further: http://wp.me/P2KSLS-yI