AN INVITATION TO COME AND PARTICIPATE IN THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S ALLIANCE (IWA-2GA) SECOND GENERAL ASSEMBLY

COME AND JOIN… We are pleased to invite you to the International Women’s Alliance Second General Assembly which will be held on 11 November  2015 at Casa Pura Hall, Casa Pura Hotel in Quezon City, Philippines with the theme, “Women building peace resisting militarization, fascism and economic plunder.” The world’s economic, political, social and environmental crisesContinue reading “AN INVITATION TO COME AND PARTICIPATE IN THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S ALLIANCE (IWA-2GA) SECOND GENERAL ASSEMBLY”

CONDEMN THE VIOLENT ATTACKS AGAINST THE WOMEN AND THE PEOPLE OF ECUADOR

On 20 October 2015, members of the organization of rural women defenders of Mother Earth and human rights (FMDP)) were assaulted and arbitrarily arrested by police and security officers in the rural community of Molleturo, in Cuenca, Ecuador during the visit of President Raphael Correa to inaugurate and support “Oro Rio Blanco,” a mining projectContinue reading “CONDEMN THE VIOLENT ATTACKS AGAINST THE WOMEN AND THE PEOPLE OF ECUADOR”

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S ALLIANCE CONDEMNS MURDEROUS ATTACK ON PEACEFUL KURDISH RALLY

“Women continue to fight and die at the forefront of the war against ISIS and in defense of their people, women struggle and die in communities during airstrikes, women die condemning the heightened violence and women die in peace rallies”  said International Women’s Alliance (IWA)  Chairperson Liza Maza  as she called on  the member organizationsContinue reading “INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S ALLIANCE CONDEMNS MURDEROUS ATTACK ON PEACEFUL KURDISH RALLY”

INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE DEFENDS CHAIRPERSON AGAINST POLITICAL HARASSMENT, INTIMIDATION, VIOLATION OF RIGHT TO LIBERTY OF MOVEMENT AND FREEDOM OF ASSOCIATION.

NEWS RELEASE July 15, 2015 Reference:  Liza Maza, Chairperson, 09178286015 In a display of supremacy and control in Asia Pacific, the US government has once again brandished its so-called enhanced cooperation in the region. The International Women’s Alliance (IWA), a global alliance of grassroots women’s organizations, institutions, alliances, networks and individuals committed to advancing women’sContinue reading “INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE DEFENDS CHAIRPERSON AGAINST POLITICAL HARASSMENT, INTIMIDATION, VIOLATION OF RIGHT TO LIBERTY OF MOVEMENT AND FREEDOM OF ASSOCIATION.”

Stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso

The Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) call on the Indonesian President, Joko Widodo to halt the planned execution of Mary Jane Veloso and grant her a full re-trial. APWLD is convinced that Mary Jane Veloso was not granted a fair trial. Mary Jane is a victim of exploitation. Accused of drugContinue reading “Stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso”

Stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso

An urgent action appeal to save the life of a woman migrant worker on death row in Indonesia issued by IWA member GABRIELA in the Philippines The race for time started as the nation awaits the end of the 72 hours deadline for Mary Jane Veloso’s execution possibly on April 28. Mary Jane Veloso, anContinue reading “Stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso”

Solidarity Message to the Palestinian People from IWA Member GABRIELA Philippines

Solidarity Message to Palestinian People In behalf of the hundreds of thousands of Filipino women fighting for genuine peace and justice, GABRIELA National Alliance of Filipino Women condemns in the strongest term, the recent attacks and bombings by the Zionist government of Israel against the Palestinian people. We strongly condemn the imperialist governments lead byContinue reading “Solidarity Message to the Palestinian People from IWA Member GABRIELA Philippines”

Historic resolution adopted to hold TNCs accountable for global human rights violations

For Immediate Release 15 July 2014 Contact: Judy Hatcher, Executive Director, Pesticide Action Network North America: 415.625.9030; judy@panna.org Sarojeni Rengam, Executive Director, Pesticide Action Network Asia & the Pacific: 604-6570271 or 604-6560381; sarojeni.rengam@panap.net Pesticide Action Network (PAN) International welcomes the Human Rights Council resolution, adopted Jun 26 2014, to develop an international, legally binding mechanismContinue reading “Historic resolution adopted to hold TNCs accountable for global human rights violations”

Irene Fernandez Our Sister in Struggle

The International Women’s Alliance pays its highest tribute to Irene Fernandez, our sister in anti-imperialist struggle as we mourn her passing. We honor the full life of service to the oppressed and exploited peoples of the world that she has led. We hope that her life and work inspires women of the world to struggleContinue reading “Irene Fernandez Our Sister in Struggle”

International Women’s Group Expresses Concern Over Violation of UN Rules on Women in Custody in the Case of Andrea Rosal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Reference LIZA L. MAZA Chairperson, International Women’s Alliance internationalwomensalliance@gmail.com +63 917 828 6015   International Women’s Alliance Chairperson Liza L. Maza expressed concern over the arrest of nine month pregnant Andrea Rosal last March 27 and the reported denial of her access to legal advice for hours after her arrest in violationContinue reading “International Women’s Group Expresses Concern Over Violation of UN Rules on Women in Custody in the Case of Andrea Rosal”