Background interview and actions from member Jennifer Ramme on the Polish’s women’s protest for access to abortion.

Poland’s political party PiS are once again trying to criminalize abortion, this time -most likely through their interventions- the constitutional court has banned abortion almost completely. WIDE+ is in solidarity with the huge protests by many people in Poland and…

Binding treaty negotiations to end transnational companies impunity around the world

By Margaux Bolzan, 11 November 2020 Download Binding treaty on human rights and TNCs November 2020 This article provides an introduction and update into the negotiations for a binding treaty on business and human rights, outlining why it is important…

WIDE+ response to non-paper by 10 EU member states around promoting gender equality through trade policy: a step back for women’s rights

Response of WIDE+ Gender and Trade working group, 11 November 2020, written by Gea Meijers Download the response in PDF On 9 November 2020 10 EU member states published a non-paper to encourage the European Commission to include gender equality…