Workshop on gender and migration in the framework of the “Feminist Forum” of European Parliament GUE/NGL, 12.00-15.00, 7 March 2018, Brussels, Belgium

Afternoon at the European Parliament (registration required *) Venue: European Parliament, rue Wiertz 60, 1047 Brussels. 12.15 – 13.30 - Sandwiches 13.30-15.00 – Room to be confirmed This workshop will focus on two specific topics related to gender and migration from a feminist perspective: on the one side the parallel between security narratives in several … Continue reading Workshop on gender and migration in the framework of the “Feminist Forum” of European Parliament GUE/NGL, 12.00-15.00, 7 March 2018, Brussels, Belgium

Workshop, “Women’s migration between agency, exploitation and resistance”, 9.00-12.00, 7 March 2018, Brussels, Belgium, organized by WIDE+ and LMsF

This workshop will address several aspects related to women’s rights, gender and migration. It will involve both Erasmus+ and OSF project participants as well as Belgian local NGO and women’s associations’ representatives. This session aims at exchanging findings, views and experiences from different perspectives and countries in order to inform, highlight trends and challenges, and … Continue reading Workshop, “Women’s migration between agency, exploitation and resistance”, 9.00-12.00, 7 March 2018, Brussels, Belgium, organized by WIDE+ and LMsF

How to support women in Puerto Rico: suggestions from WIDE+ member

From Astrid Perez Pinan: "As you already probably know, my dear home land of Puerto Rico has been ravaged by hurricane Maria (after being hit by hurricane Irma).  Since the country is still a colony of the US, it is not able to receive much help from other neighbouring countries without the approval of the … Continue reading How to support women in Puerto Rico: suggestions from WIDE+ member

Remembering Carmen de la Cruz

It is with great sadness that we learnt of the recent passing of Carmen de la Cruz, a strong activist who strived for women’s rights and gender equality in Europe, Latin America and worldwide. Since its early days, Carmen was an active contributor to WIDE’s mission and, throughout the years, she was involved in the … Continue reading Remembering Carmen de la Cruz