IWA members in Europe Met in Cologne, Germany

01 June 2019 On a beautiful sunny Saturday, regular and prospective members of the International Women’s Alliance (IWA) in Europe, namely Ceni or the Kurdish women’s office for peace, Women’s Political Council (WPC), German - Filipino Friendship Association (GFFA), Pinay sa Holland – Gabriela and Women for Filipino Women and Children (WOW), met to formally … Continue reading IWA members in Europe Met in Cologne, Germany

On Participating at the First International Women’s Conference: Revolution in the Making

REPORT First International Women's Conference Organized by Women Weaving the Future Network Frankfurt, Germany | 6 - 7 October 2018 Mary Joan A. Guan A Revolution at work        The number and composition of participants were impressive: 500 women and non-binary people from around the world. They came with various experiences about their struggles and movements. … Continue reading On Participating at the First International Women’s Conference: Revolution in the Making

Mensaje de solidaridad: 4ta Asamblea de la IMA

IWA se enorgullece de estar aquí en esta 4ta asamblea histórica de la primera alianza mundial de migrantes, refugiados, personas desplazadas y familias mientras se organiza para hablar con una sola voz sobre los cambios que necesitan los migrantes y las estrategias para alcanzarlos. Los problemas de migración son una preocupación importante de nuestra alianza … Continue reading Mensaje de solidaridad: 4ta Asamblea de la IMA

CSM: Rural women speak out at UN food security plenary

[From CSM Rural women speak out at UN food security plenary: ‘After a decade of celebrating International Rural Women’s Day we are still denied our rights’ Rural women speak out at UN food security plenary: ‘After a decade of celebrating International Rural Women’s Day we are still denied our rights’ For immediate release: Monday, 15 … Continue reading CSM: Rural women speak out at UN food security plenary

Solidarity with Migrant Women and their Families

The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) extends its firm hand of solidarity with the thousands of migrant families, undocumented and documented, who are being torn apart by the U.S. bigot-in-chief, Donald Trump, and the notorious Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) in recent weeks. This includes more than 2,000 children, including toddlers, who have been ripped away from … Continue reading Solidarity with Migrant Women and their Families

Marxism and the Woman Question in the 21st Century

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syIG_0twaN8&t=40s Magandang hapon mga kaibigan, babae at mga kasama. Congratulations for organizing this important conference and for giving us the opportunity to speak, even though it is through video, and thank you for your indulgence. I am a women’s rights and anti-imperialist activist as well as documentary filmmaker. I had the opportunity to get … Continue reading Marxism and the Woman Question in the 21st Century

March 8: Women Rise! Unite our Forces! Smash Patriarchy and Capitalism — Women of Diverse Origins

In 2018, for the Seventeenth Year, in Montreal  8th March International Women’s Day Demonstration organized by Women of Diverse Origins Hundreds of women and their allies gathered together, despite falling snow on Thursday evening March 8th in response to the call by Women of Diverse Origins: Women Rise! Unite our Forces! Smash Patriarchy and Capitalism! There … Continue reading March 8: Women Rise! Unite our Forces! Smash Patriarchy and Capitalism — Women of Diverse Origins

Filipino Women RISE, RESIST, and UNITE Against Fascism on Trump’s Inaugural Anniversary

For Immediate Release January 22, 2017 Contact: Irma Shauf-Bajar, National Chairperson, gabrielawomen@gmail.com Filipino Women RISE, RESIST, and UNITE Against Fascism on Trump’s Inaugural Anniversary On January 20, 2018 GABRIELA USA, member organization of the International Women’s alliance, and their members joined hundreds of thousands of people across the U.S who took to the streets in … Continue reading Filipino Women RISE, RESIST, and UNITE Against Fascism on Trump’s Inaugural Anniversary

ULAM Fortaleciendo la organización, la voz y la presencia de mujeres defensoras de la madre tierra de los andes peruanos

Una de las prioridades de la Unión Latinoamericana de Mujeres ULAM es fortalecer los procesos de organización de mujeres defensoras en los territorios. Es por ello que hemos impulsado y acompañado algunos importantes espacios creados por las defensoras en distintos países de la Región, que entre otras razones, visibiliza el rol de las mujeres de … Continue reading ULAM Fortaleciendo la organización, la voz y la presencia de mujeres defensoras de la madre tierra de los andes peruanos