New WIDE+ member’s publication “The Europe we want? Feminist approaches to gender, migration, and democracy”

The current debate of the “Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration” shows how migration is being used and manipulated by right wing populist parties who promise ‘security’ by impeding immigration, whilst masking problems of inequality and social insecurity in Europe. Female migrant and refugees' personal safety and security is hugely impacted by the … Continue reading New WIDE+ member’s publication “The Europe we want? Feminist approaches to gender, migration, and democracy”

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

’Systematic networking is a key to successsful ensuring female migrant and refugee rights’: conclusions from the workshop by WIDE+ members in Sweden

Participants left with many new insights and connections the workshop ‘Women’s Voices: Civil society and migrant women’s rights’, organized by WIDE+ member  GADIP in collaboration with Fisofa held at 29 May, in Gothenburg, Sweden. It has achieved its objectives: to raise and discuss good ideas and experiences; to spread these to other organisations and countries; and thus, … Continue reading ’Systematic networking is a key to successsful ensuring female migrant and refugee rights’: conclusions from the workshop by WIDE+ members in Sweden