GABRIELA-USA held IWD Speak Out and Cultural Night

            San Francisco, CA–After a successful March 8th speak out and cultural night in San Francisco that garnered over 300 multicultural and multiracial local allies, the national alliance of progressive Filipino women’s organizations, GABRIELA USA held a national council meeting with representatives from Filipinas for Rights and Empowerment (FiRE) inContinue reading “GABRIELA-USA held IWD Speak Out and Cultural Night”

Immigrant Working Women Take to the Streets to Fight Against Imperialist Exploitation

Immigrant Working Women Take to the Streets to Fight Against Imperialist Exploitation Statement of GABRIELA-USA on the occasion of International Women’s Day 8 March 2013 Reference: Valerie Francisco, Chairperson, GABRIELA-USA, gabrielawomen@gmail.com On March 8th, International Working Women’s Day, GABRIELA USA will join with multi-ethnic women and from im/migrant and working class communities across the USContinue reading “Immigrant Working Women Take to the Streets to Fight Against Imperialist Exploitation”

The Draft Legalisation of Placement and Protection Indonesia Migrant Workers is Form of Economic, Political, Social and Cultural Violation to the Rights of IMWs

The Draft Legalisation of Placement and Protection Indonesia Migrant Workers is Form of Economic, Political, Social and Cultural Violation to the Rights of IMWs Statement of the Association of Indonesian Migrant Workers-Indonesia (ATKI-Indonesia) on the occasion of International Women’s Day 8 March 2013 Jakarta, Indonesia Reference: Retno Dewi/0817820952 Karsiwen/081281045671 Today, on March 8, 2013. The Association ofContinue reading “The Draft Legalisation of Placement and Protection Indonesia Migrant Workers is Form of Economic, Political, Social and Cultural Violation to the Rights of IMWs”

Strike, Dance, Rise! Uphold the Cordillera Women’s Agenda for Land, Food and Rights!

Strike, Dance, Rise! Uphold the Cordillera Women’s Agenda for Land, Food and Rights! Statement of Innabuyog on the occasion of International Women’s Day On the occasion of International Working Women’s Day on 8 March 2013, the progressive women’s movement in the Cordillera will continue to strike, dance and rise for Cordillera women’s land, food andContinue reading “Strike, Dance, Rise! Uphold the Cordillera Women’s Agenda for Land, Food and Rights!”

IWA Calls for International Day of Action on March 8th International Working Women’s Day; Women Rise Up Against Capitalist Crisis, Militarisation and War

Statement 25 February 2013 Reference: Liza Maza, Chairperson Marie Boti, Secretary General IWA Calls for International Day of Action on March 8th International Working Women’s Day Women Rise Up Against Capitalist Crisis, Militarisation and War The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) calls on women all over the globe to advance their ongoing struggles against imperialist globalizationContinue reading “IWA Calls for International Day of Action on March 8th International Working Women’s Day; Women Rise Up Against Capitalist Crisis, Militarisation and War”

IWA Statement on the commemoration of November 25 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

News Release Reference: Liza Maza, Chairperson Marie Boti, Secretary General On the commemoration of November 25 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women In commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on November 25, the International Women’s Alliance (IWA) issues a statement condemning Israel’s attack on Gaza thatContinue reading “IWA Statement on the commemoration of November 25 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women”

March against false green promises! Defend the environment and humanity with the genuine agenda that will protect the rights of women, men and children to a sustainable future!

Statement of GABRIELA Philippines on the UN Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio de Janeiro (Rio+20) Since the 1992 Rio Earth Summit, the United Nations working on the behest of imperialist powers produced the Agenda 21, the Rio Declaration and the Forest Principles and Framework Convention on Climate Change, Convention on Biodiversity and other instrumentsContinue reading “March against false green promises! Defend the environment and humanity with the genuine agenda that will protect the rights of women, men and children to a sustainable future!”

Women Leaders from 63 Countries Call for End of U.S. Military Presence in AsPac

Women from 63 countries who participated in the 12th International Forum sponsored by the Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID) in Istanbul, Turkey on April 19-22 joined the International Women’s Alliance (IWA) in calling for the end of U.S. military presence in the Asia Pacific region. Women leaders participated in the IWA-initiated “U.S. TroopsContinue reading “Women Leaders from 63 Countries Call for End of U.S. Military Presence in AsPac”

COMISIÓN DEL FRENTE DE MUJERES DEFENSORAS DE LA PACHAMAMA VISITA LA CAPITAL PARA PARTICIPAR EN ACTIVIDADES CULTURALES

El día sábado 17 de marzo una comisión del Frente de Mujeres  Defensoras de la Pachamama estuvo en Quito participando en el Taller sobre “Cine Documental” facilitado por Xavier Solano. Este Taller fue básicamente una introducción a la producción de videos documentales populares. Luego la Comisión visitó los Talleres de la Asociación de Centros Culturales “ArteContinue reading “COMISIÓN DEL FRENTE DE MUJERES DEFENSORAS DE LA PACHAMAMA VISITA LA CAPITAL PARA PARTICIPAR EN ACTIVIDADES CULTURALES”