Resources WIDE+ Newsletter May 2016

EP study on feminist NGOs in the EU Upon request by the FEMM Committee of the European Parliament, this report examines the activities of new feminist organisations in the EU which emerged, physically and on-line, since 2010. It is based on case studies in seven EU countries as well as a literature review to provide … Continue reading Resources WIDE+ Newsletter May 2016

WIDE+ participated in EU-CELAC Seminar on Gender Equality and Women’s economic Empowerment, 7-8 March 2016

Written by Gea Meijers To read this article as PDF: WIDEatEUCELACSEMINAR_2016 As part of the ongoing exchange between the European Union member states and countries in the Caribbean and Latin-America, a seminar was held around international women’s day to share information and experiences on how to economically empower women. The seminar was hosted by the European … Continue reading WIDE+ participated in EU-CELAC Seminar on Gender Equality and Women’s economic Empowerment, 7-8 March 2016

WIDE+ and other CSOs call for a Climate Agreement that addresses Inequalities and Social Justice

Over 200 civil society groups from more than 50 countries around the world, including WIDE+, have endorsed the “International Civil Society Call to Address Inequalities and Social Justice in Climate Policy.” The Call focuses attention on the relationships between climate change and socioeconomic inequalities. Climate change affects people in very unequal ways, thus compounding inequalities. … Continue reading WIDE+ and other CSOs call for a Climate Agreement that addresses Inequalities and Social Justice