Join us in remembering courageous feminists and activists

Today, on International Women Human Rights Defenders Day, we join the international tributes to courageous feminists and activists who are no longer with us, but who remain close to our hearts and minds. See for example, AWID's beautiful memorial gallery, to see who we have recently lost with original pieces of art created by visual artist … Continue reading Join us in remembering courageous feminists and activists

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”

IV Meeting: “Citizenship and Participation of migrant and refugee women: Consolidating our political agenda”, 19-21 October 2018, Barcelona, Spain

This meeting will take place as part of a series of events on 19, 20 and 21 Ocotber, and is being organized by Red de Mujeres Latinoamericanas y del Caribe in collaboration with Calala Fondo de Mujeres and Mujeres con Voz. The meeting is one of four national workshops that are being held in 2018, … Continue reading IV Meeting: “Citizenship and Participation of migrant and refugee women: Consolidating our political agenda”, 19-21 October 2018, Barcelona, Spain

WIDE+ has requested the EU and the Hungarian government to protect gender studies in Hungary, following a recent proposal for a ban

WIDE+ that unites civil society organizations in Europe that are promoting gender equality in the global South and in Europe is hugely concerned about the recent proposal from the Hungarian government to abolish the existing gender studies programmes in Hungary. This is part of an ongoing backlash towards hard-fought policies and laws that aim to … Continue reading WIDE+ has requested the EU and the Hungarian government to protect gender studies in Hungary, following a recent proposal for a ban