Statement of the International Women’s Alliance on the signing of the TPP The signing of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement today, February 4, 2016 in Auckland, New Zealand will be one of the biggest signing ceremonies as ministers from participating countries are set to witness the closing of one of the largest trade pact in… Continue reading JUNK TPP, OPPOSE FREE TRADE, FIGHT IMPERIALIST PLUNDER!
Manila – The Philippine-American War started in February 4, 1899 after a US soldier fired on a Filipino soldier at the Pinaglabanan Bridge in San Juan. This happened while the US Congress was divided between those who are inclined to an invasion and those who wanted a so-called ‘benevolent assimilation’. The incident tilted the… Continue reading IWA Joins Protest Action on the 117th Anniversary of Filipino-American War
International Women’s Alliance slammed the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement and the economic motivation behind militarization and war at the Lila Pilipina-GABRIELA protest action in Mendiola at the foot of the Malacanang Presidential Palace in Manila, Philippines to “welcome” Japan Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko on a visit to the country. The protest is GABRIELA’s kick-off campaign… Continue reading International Women’s Alliance joins Lila-Pilipina GABRIELA’s kick-off campaign towards March 8, International Women’s Day, highlighting the issue of comfort women and the growing military alliance between the US and Japan in the Asia Pacific
Last Monday, January 4, 2016, three Kurdish women politicians were killed in Kurdistan in Southeast Turkey as the Turkish state continues its all-out onslaught against the Kurdish people.… Continue reading IWA CONDEMNS EXTRAJUDICIAL KILLING OF THREE KURDISH WOMEN POLITICIANS BY TURKISH SECURITY FORCES
March 8, 2015 Women Fight for Equality, Peace and Rights! Resist Militarization, Fascism and War! On International Working Women’s Day, member organizations of the International Women’s Alliance (IWA) stand together with women all over the world who have been resisting violence in all its forms: imperialist wars of aggression, state violence and political repression, police… Continue reading INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2015: EQUALITY, PEACE, AND RIGHTS!
PROTECT OUR LIVES AND LIVELIHOOD, JUNK WTO! PRESS RELEASE Reference: Liza Maza, Chairperson, International Women’s Alliance (IWA) email: firstname.lastname@example.org RURAL women call for the removal of agriculture from the World Trade Organization (WTO) on the second day of the People’s Global Camp (PGC) at the workshop organized by the International Women’s Alliance (IWA) and SERUNI… Continue reading Day two of the People’s Global Camp, Asian Women Peasants call: PROTECT OUR LIVES AND LIVELIHOOD, JUNK WTO!