SE DESARROLLÓ PROGRAMA INFORMATIVO-ARTÍSTICO-CULTURAL POR EL DÍA INTERNACIONAL DE LA MUJER

from Frente de Mujeres Defensoras de La Pachamama El día jueves 8 de marzo en la Glorieta del parque Calderón en Cuenca, se llevó a cabo el Programa por del Día Internacional de la Mujer Trabajadora, organizado por los Frentes de Mujeres Defensoras de la Pachamama y Guardianas de la Amazonia. Se efectuó un programaContinue reading “SE DESARROLLÓ PROGRAMA INFORMATIVO-ARTÍSTICO-CULTURAL POR EL DÍA INTERNACIONAL DE LA MUJER”

Joint Statement of Sunila Abeysekara, Nimalka Fernando and Dr. Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu of Sri Lanka

23rd March 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka: As the three Sri Lankan human rights defenders who have come most under attack by the state media in Sri Lanka in the past week, because of our active involvement with the on-going session of the UN Human rights Council in Geneva, we feel compelled to issue this statementContinue reading “Joint Statement of Sunila Abeysekara, Nimalka Fernando and Dr. Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu of Sri Lanka”

IWA mourns death of great woman leader Chungara Domitila of Bolivia

The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) extends its sincerest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Chungara Domitila of Bolivia, who passed away recently due to lung cancer. She was a great woman leader and an icon of the struggle for the restoration of democracy in her country. She is an inspiration not only toContinue reading “IWA mourns death of great woman leader Chungara Domitila of Bolivia”

International Women’s Day Statement of GABRIELA Japan

March 8, 2012 is a historic day. It marks the 101st celebration of the International Women’s Day when over a million men and women stood valiantly and fought for the right to suffrage of women, demanded humane working conditions for all and struggled to end gender discrimination. These men and women had all been goneContinue reading “International Women’s Day Statement of GABRIELA Japan”

Hong Kong: Joint Launch of Women Resisting Crisis and War Poster and Book

Speech by Cynthia Tellez Migrante Hong Kong Women are in crisis. Women are victims of war and violence. But women – us – also resist. Women migrant workers are no strangers to the impacts of the ongoing and intensifying global crisis. Women migrants feel it both in the country of their employment and their countryContinue reading “Hong Kong: Joint Launch of Women Resisting Crisis and War Poster and Book”

International Women’s Day in Vancouver: Women Resisting Crisis and War

Vancouver, BC. March 3, 2012 — As if on cue, the dark clouds held off the rain for the women and their men friends and supporters who gathered in front of the downtown Vancouver Art Gallery in an early celebration of International Women’s Day. The women’s rally was organized by Migrante BC, Migrante BC Youth,Continue reading “International Women’s Day in Vancouver: Women Resisting Crisis and War”

IWD Solidarity Message of the All Pakistan Trade Union Federation

March 8th International Women Day End Economic Exploitation Against Women Dear Friends, Solidarity greetings from All Pakistan Trade Union Federation! For All Pakistan Trade Union Federation March 8th is an important day to forge stronger links and unity between all those struggling for the liberation of women around the world. It is a day withContinue reading “IWD Solidarity Message of the All Pakistan Trade Union Federation”