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

‘Promoting female migrant rights in the context of shrinking spaces for civil society: ways forward’, brief report of the European face to face meeting, March 2018

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 ‘Promoting female migrant rights in the context of shrinking spaces for civil society: ways forward’, brief report of the European face to face meeting, March 2018

No more gender blind budgets for the European Union’s external policies

WIDE+, Care, DSW, IPPF European Network, One, Plan International, Kvinna till Kvinna, World Vision and WAGGS have published their key demands for the external action for the currently being developed next European Union (EU) Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF). The EU must take a human rights based, transparent, accountable, participatory and inclusive approach and gender equality … Continue reading No more gender blind budgets for the European Union’s external policies