[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
News release October 21, 2018 Amihan condemns massacre of nine farm workers, including 4 women and 2 minors in Negros Occidental last night, calls for justice Manila, Philippines - Amihan or the National Federation of Peasant Women condemned the recent massacre of 9 farm workers including 4 peasant women and 2 minors in Hacienda Nene, … Continue reading AMIHAN condemns massacre of 9 farmworkers in Sagay, Negros Occidental
We, the International Women's Alliance, join the call to #FreeHeldaCalderon, and strongly condemn the Philippine government under Rodrigo Duterte for attacking women human rights defenders. We support Gabriela's and Gabriela Women's Party's urgent appeal for Hedda's immediate release. Please sign the petition below! GABRIELA Alliance of Women and Gabriela Women’s Party strongly condemn the illegal … Continue reading URGENT APPEAL: FREE Hedda Calderon!
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
She was young, black, a left activist, anti-racist, ecologist, feminist supporting the cause of indigenous peoples, a daughter of the favelas. Brazil’s forces of repression tried to snuff out the voice of the oppressed this Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 9:30 pm by killing Marielle Franco. The symbolism of the assassination and its message of … Continue reading Marielle, Presente!
For Immediate Release January 22, 2017 Contact: Irma Shauf-Bajar, National Chairperson, email@example.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