WIDE+ Statement for 70th Anniversary of the Declaration of Human Rights

OUR STATEMENT (download here): As feminists and human rights activists from across Europe, on this 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and in the 25th anniversary year of the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action, we reaffirm women’s rights as human rights and demand the full and effective protection and realization of … Continue reading WIDE+ Statement for 70th Anniversary of the Declaration of Human Rights

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

’Systematic networking is a key to successsful ensuring female migrant and refugee rights’: conclusions from the workshop by WIDE+ members in Sweden

Participants left with many new insights and connections the workshop ‘Women’s Voices: Civil society and migrant women’s rights’, organized by WIDE+ member  GADIP in collaboration with Fisofa held at 29 May, in Gothenburg, Sweden. It has achieved its objectives: to raise and discuss good ideas and experiences; to spread these to other organisations and countries; and thus, … Continue reading ’Systematic networking is a key to successsful ensuring female migrant and refugee rights’: conclusions from the workshop by WIDE+ members in Sweden

The 14th EFLAC ‘Diversas pero no Dispersas (Different but not dispersed)’, remarks and reflections, Montevideo, Uruguay 22-2 November, 2017

This article, written by Edmé Domínguez R, takes stock of what this 14th Encounter of the Encuentro Feminista de América Latina y el Caribe (EFLAC)  meant for the feminist movement(s) in the region, especially in terms of feminist economics and movement building. Full article in English: The 14th EFLAC 2017 Montevideo final Final article in Spanish: Notas sobre … Continue reading The 14th EFLAC ‘Diversas pero no Dispersas (Different but not dispersed)’, remarks and reflections, Montevideo, Uruguay 22-2 November, 2017