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

WIDE+ Position Statement on the Proposal for an EU Directive on Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence

Last week, the WIDE+ secretariat had sent a letter to the European Parliament, namely to the rapporteurs and co-rapporteurs of the proposed EU Directive on Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence. This directive was proposed by the European Commission…

Webinar: “Gender-Based Violence and Resistance of Migrant Women in Europe” / “Mujeres migrantes en Europa resistiendo la violencia de género”

Jan 26, 2023 5PM CET / 4PM GMT  Registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_2kP5ZbchTTmCzEaV39LASg English WIDE+ and Latin American Bureau (LAB) will host an online discussion about gender-based violence (GBV) against migrant women in Europe, reflecting on the ways migrant women resist this violence…