WTO Meeting: refusal of CSO participation and gender legitimizing neo-liberal trade policies

The World Trade Organization Ministerial Conference ended this week on 13 December in Argentina without any substantive deal being concluded, but with several lows. The meeting was off to a bad start when the Argentinean government refused entry of  Civil Society members. This decision, which was called into question by participating member states, including the … Continue reading WTO Meeting: refusal of CSO participation and gender legitimizing neo-liberal trade policies

WIDE+ welomes the EP motion on gender equality in EU trade agreements

Members of the European Parliament FEMM (gender equality) and INTA (international trade) committees have published a motion for a European Parliament Resolution on gender equality in EU trade agreements. WIDE+ welcomes and supports the motion. WIDE+ in collaboration with women’s rights networks and Trade Unions has sent out a letter to the rapporteurs of European Parliament … Continue reading WIDE+ welomes the EP motion on gender equality in EU trade agreements

WIDE+ General Assembly will take place on 16 October 2017

The date and time of WIDE+’s online General Assembly (GA) has been announced. It will take place at 16 October between 17.00 and 19.00 o’clock. It will be held in Brussels, hosted by Le Monde selon les Femmes, but the communication tool will be in cyberspace: it will be held through Zoom. All members are … Continue reading WIDE+ General Assembly will take place on 16 October 2017