Manila Declaration of Unity of the International Women’s Alliance

[Adopted by the IWA First General Assembly on July 5, 2011 in Manila, Philippines] I – Our Legacy Toiling women of the world have long been in the forefront of people’s resistance against capitalism and imperialism from the level of grassroots organizing expanding to global networks.  For the past century, women all over the worldContinue reading “Manila Declaration of Unity of the International Women’s Alliance”

General Program of Action (GPOA)

The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) is the organized expression of the broad unity of grassroots women’s organizations, institutions, networks, alliances and individuals who are struggling resolutely against imperialism and all reaction  to advance the cause of  national and social liberation and the full emancipation of women. For one hundred years since the declaration of InternationalContinue reading “General Program of Action (GPOA)”

Teachers and public sector workers in South Korea are under attack and need our help today

The Government of South Korea has prosecuted over 500 public servants and teachers, members of the Korean Government Employees Union (KGEU) and the Korean Teachers and Education Workers Union (KTU), for alleged violation of punitive laws which make it unlawful for public workers to either support or criticise political parties. Thousands more teachers and publicContinue reading “Teachers and public sector workers in South Korea are under attack and need our help today”

Announcement on the IWA FGA

The International Women’s Assembly (IWA) successfully held its First General Assembly (FGA) on July 5 and 6, 2011 in Quezon City, Philippines under the theme, “Advance the Global Anti-imperialist Women’s Movement! Strengthen the International Women’s Alliance!”. The FGA which was hosted by GABRIELA Philippines was attended by 99 delegates and observers from 67 organizations fromContinue reading “Announcement on the IWA FGA”

Statement on March 8 Centennial of International Working Women’s Day

Uphold the Militant Tradition of March 8 International Women’s Day! Advance the Struggles of Women Against Imperialist Attacks On Our Rights and Freedom! The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) joins the world in celebrating the centennial year of the International Women’s Day and in remembering and honoring the legacy of women’s militant struggles for full emancipation. WomenContinue reading “Statement on March 8 Centennial of International Working Women’s Day”