Las heroinas del 25 de Noviembre

¡Que vivan las mariposas! Siempre Siempre esta sensación de inquietud. De esperar más. Hoy son las mariposas y mañana será la tristeza inexplicable, el aburrimiento o la actividad desenfrenada por arreglar este o aquel cuarto, por coser, por ir aquí o allá a hacer mandados, mientras trato de tapar el universo con un dedo, hacerContinue reading “Las heroinas del 25 de Noviembre”

Press Release: Women’s rights group to Phil Justice Dept and Pres. Aquino: File the Cadapan-Empeno case in court, prosecute & put GMA-Palaparan to jail for HRVs vs women

by Tanggol Bayi November 25, 2011 On the International Day to End Violence Against Women (IDEVAW) As women all over the world commemorate the International Day to End Violence against Women(IDEVAW) today, November 25, women rights group Tanggol Bayi (Defend Women)-Philippines called on President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III and the Dept. of Justice to fileContinue reading “Press Release: Women’s rights group to Phil Justice Dept and Pres. Aquino: File the Cadapan-Empeno case in court, prosecute & put GMA-Palaparan to jail for HRVs vs women”

Please Support: The Permanent People’s Tribunal (PPT) Session on Agrochemical TNCs

The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) supports the Pesticide Action Network’s (PAN) Permanent People’s Tribunal on agrochemical transnational corporations. Please express your solidarity to this endeavor to hold TNCs accountable for their crimes against the people. PAN – Asia Pacific is a member of our Asian Rural Women’s Coalition (ARWC). The following is the text of PAN’s petition:Continue reading “Please Support: The Permanent People’s Tribunal (PPT) Session on Agrochemical TNCs”

Fight Imperialist Aggression! Stop Violence Against Women!

International Women’s Alliance (IWA) Call for Action on November 25 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women 16 November 2011 November 25 marks the observance of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women which was declared by the United Nations in 1999 to draw attention to the need to endContinue reading “Fight Imperialist Aggression! Stop Violence Against Women!”

Planton de Protesta en el Parque Calederon (Cuenca)

Correa Al Ojo” Dice que no Habra Contaminacion Minera <img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-780" title="Es evidente por las declaraciones dadas por Rafael Correa, luego de su recorrido de más o menos una hora ayer en Quimsacocha, que esto no es más que parte de una estrategia para calmar a la población de la ciudad de CuencaContinue reading “Planton de Protesta en el Parque Calederon (Cuenca)”

Philippines: Women workers picket at the labor department vs wage cuts

Almost a month after the layoff of more than 2,600 workers in the Philippine Airlines to give way to the contractualization there, women workers held a picket in front of the Labor department (DOLE) to condemn contractualization and call for the scrapping of the employment scheme. The workers, led by the Kilusang Mayo Uno Women’sContinue reading “Philippines: Women workers picket at the labor department vs wage cuts”

IWA congratulates the Palestinian people for the release of political prisoners

The International Women’s Alliance congratulates the Palestinian people for the release of its political prisoners, made possible only with the people’s dedicated and militant actions, including the hunger strike since October 6. We call on the women and men of Palestine to continue the struggle for freedom and justice and to advance the people’s movementContinue reading “IWA congratulates the Palestinian people for the release of political prisoners”

GABRIELA Joins World Rural Women’s Day and the Global Day of Action against Imperialist Plunder, Repression and War

Press Release by GABRIELA Philippines As the struggling women of the world respond militantly to the call for Global Day of Action Against Imperialist Plunder, Repression and War made by the International League of Peoples’ Struggle, GABRIELA vigorously calls on all its national chapters and member-organizations as well as its allies to arouse, organize andContinue reading “GABRIELA Joins World Rural Women’s Day and the Global Day of Action against Imperialist Plunder, Repression and War”