posts

Women’s Rights and the Post-2015 agenda: the time is NOW!

In 2015 a new development framework that succeeds the Millennium Development Goals will be adopted. WO=MEN Dutch Gender Platform calls for the women’s rights movement to revitalise the energy surrounding the 4th World Conference on Women in Beijing (1995) to…

Women building and linking transnational alternatives to the neoliberal model

By Patricia Muñoz Cabrera During the Summit of Madrid (2010), and thanks to the support of the WIDE network, a space for transnational feminist dialogues between women's organizations in Europe and Latin America was created. With the aim of pursuing…

UN Special Rapporteur on Femicide and Violence against women in Italy

The Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women reported on femicide worldwide and gender violence in Italy during its latest session of the UN Human Rights Council, in June. WIDE Plus was presented through different organizations during the session, for which…