Report Available of WIDE+ at 13th AWID Forum

At the 13th AWID Forum in Brazil held in Costa do Sauípe, Bahia – Brazil - during 8-11 September 2016, WIDE+ hosted a workshop: "Revisiting our strategies for reclaiming a social, gender just, democratic and peaceful Europe“. This report provides a reflection on the Forum, the WIDE+ workshop and what WIDE+ took away from it. To read … Continue reading Report Available of WIDE+ at 13th AWID Forum

WIDE+EWL conference 2016 Statement in Portuguese: calling for a political feminism

After a German translation of the statement in English, a full statement of our international conference “Movements, Borders, Rights? Feminist Perspectives on global issues in Europe” held on 24 – 25 October 2016, Brussels Belgium, is now available in Portuguese: carta-politica_conferencia-wide

GADIP Report available from International Conference “Gender, Refugees and Security”, 21-22 October, 2016, Sweden.

WIDE+ member GADIP published its report from the conference that was held 21-22 October, 2016, in Gothenburg, Sweden. Approximately 70 participants, from academia and various non-governmental organizations participated. Read further: http://wp.me/P2KSLS-yI  

Feminist Constituency call for a stronger implementation of women’s rights in Global Partnership in Development

WIDE+ as member of the CPDE Feminist Constituency calls for a stronger implementation of gender equality and women’s rights within the Global Partnership in Development. Click here for further information and the statement of Feminist Constituency towards the High Level Meeting 2 (HLM2) that took place in Nairobi on 28 November 2016.

A Feminist Analysis of TTIP (in French)

For a feminist analysis of TTIP (the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership) negotiations between the US and EU, WIDE+ member Le Monde selon les femmes have published this paper (in French): http://www.mondefemmes.be/genre-actus_ttip-femmes-genre.htm

#womensvoices – refugee and migrant women activists across Europe

WIDE+ is celebrating International Migrant’s Day that took place on 18 December with publishing this video that highlights the importance of the voices, challenges and experiences of female refugees and migrants. The video offers a reflection on the WIDE+ open space that was part of an Advocacy and Strategy workshop 14-15 November in Brussels, Belgium, … Continue reading #womensvoices – refugee and migrant women activists across Europe

Conference 2016 Statement in German

The full statement of our international conference “Movements, Borders, Rights? Feminist Perspectives on global issues in Europe” held on 24 – 25 October 2016, Brussels Belgium, is available in German. Full Statement_conference_2016 in German