E-newsletter 2013

JULY 2013

WIDE+ Workshop: “Identifying feminist opportunities and voices in times of crises”, Madrid, Spain, 4 July, 2013

20 years after: the Women’s Human Rights paradigm in the current neoliberal context
WIDE+E in Spain and Europe: Feminism against patriarchal neoliberalism
The Vienna+20 NGO Conference “Human rights in crisis“
WIDE+E at the 2013 Vienna+20 Basque Country Tribunal on Women’s Rights

Full report: https://wideplusnetwork.files.wordpress.com/2012/10/widespecial_oct2013.pdf In Spanish: boletin especial oct 2013


OCTOBER 2013

An update on the establishment process of WIDE+, including a report on the face to face meeting in Madrid, 5 July, 2013
https://wideplusnetwork.wordpress.com/about/383-2/

WIDE+ joins Civil Society letters for human rights:
-WIDE+ joins Latin American Medellin Declaration on Business and Human Rights.
-WIDE+ signs letter that calls for a halt to the proposed neo-liberal Trade in Services Agreement.
–WIDE+ signs statement to call on legal Human Rights instrument to bind TNCs.
-WIDE+ and CAWN: end persecution of Honduran indigenous leaders.
https://wideplusnetwork.wordpress.com/about/366-2/

WIDE+ solidarity statement with protesters in Turkey https://wideplusnetwork.wordpress.com/about/wide-solidarity-statement-with-protesters-in-turkey-july-2013/

WIDE+ member news:
-Wide-Switzerland new publication: ‘Switzerland care-free?!’
–WIDE+E in the IV Feminist Economics Congress, 3-5 October, Spain
https://wideplusnetwork.wordpress.com/news/wide-newsletter-4-is-out-october-2013/

 

APRIL 2013

CSW: Optimism in spite of Challenges and Results – Yes, We Could!
The UN Commission on the Status of Women’s (CSW) 57th Session took place the first two weeks of March. This year – in spite of the challenges and the suspense until the last moment – the CSW produced a useful Agreed Conclusions (AC).

Announcement: Feminism in NGO Conference “Vienna+20“, 25-26 June 2013
Gender, Development and New Aid Architecture post 2015: Architects or Pawns in Development Engineering?

Feminists at the forefront of European struggles for justice
Women’s Rights in Development: Feminist and Social Alternatives to the Development Agenda

Impressions from the World Social Forum 2013 in Tunis
9th Asia Europe People’s Forum

WIDE+ member in the spotlight: GADN network UK
KARAT Coalition Birthday Fundraiser event
DCF Vienna Policy pre-dialogue meeting on Gender Equality, December 2012

WIDE+ newsletter (as PDF)

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