On November 25, the International Women’s Alliance views with alarm the rise of neo-fascist and right-wing regimes and the spread of reactionary ideology, from the US and its European allies to the regimes it supports in Brazil, India, the Philippines and elsewhere. Women’s hard-won rights are being rolled back or questioned as heads of state … Continue reading International Women’s Alliance says Fight the Politics of Misogyny with the Politics of Resistance!
International Women’s Alliance Asia Pacific successfully launched with 32 organizations represented by 56 individuals from 16 countries. Following a successful two-day conference and a CSO-Parliamentarian dialogue on June 21-22, 2019 in Hong Kong. The conference, Women for Peace and Justice: Engaging stakeholders as advocates and peace builders to forward the call for peace and social … Continue reading Communique on the Women for Peace and Justice Conference in Hong Kong
The International Women’s Alliance and all its allied organizations call on women of the world to commemorate August 14, the end of World War II, with renewed energy and commitment to fight imperialist aggression and war. We call on all justice and peace loving women and people around the world to especially honor the women … Continue reading NO TO IMPERIALIST WARS OF AGGRESSION! NO TO ANOTHER GENERATION OF COMFORT WOMEN!
REPORT First International Women's Conference Organized by Women Weaving the Future Network Frankfurt, Germany | 6 - 7 October 2018 Mary Joan A. Guan A Revolution at work The number and composition of participants were impressive: 500 women and non-binary people from around the world. They came with various experiences about their struggles and movements. … Continue reading On Participating at the First International Women’s Conference: Revolution in the Making
March 8, 2019 On this International Working Women’s Day, the International Women's Alliance (IWA) continues to amplify the voices of women and children around the globe who continue to struggle against intensified attacks by state fascism, wars of aggression and neoliberalism resulting in their further oppression and exploitation. In the U.S., women comprise more than … Continue reading International Women’s Alliance Calls for an End to Forced Displacement, Neo-fascism and War
To: The Democratic Kurdish Federation of Canada January 24, 2019 Dear friends, The International Women’s Alliance is shocked by the treatment of Member of Parliament Leyla Guven, arrested and held without trial for almost one year. We fully support the hunger strike by Leyla and other political prisoners held in inhumane and illegitimate conditions in … Continue reading Solidarity Statement for HDP Deputy for Hakkari Ms. Leyla Güven’s hunger strike
News release October 21, 2018 Amihan condemns massacre of nine farm workers, including 4 women and 2 minors in Negros Occidental last night, calls for justice Manila, Philippines - Amihan or the National Federation of Peasant Women condemned the recent massacre of 9 farm workers including 4 peasant women and 2 minors in Hacienda Nene, … Continue reading AMIHAN condemns massacre of 9 farmworkers in Sagay, Negros Occidental
GABRIELA welcomes the decision of Judge Trese Wenceslao to dismiss the murder cases and quash the arrest warrants against GABRIELA Chairperson Emerita and NAPC Lead Convenor Sec. Liza Largoza-Maza together with former Bayan Muna Reps. Satur Ocampo and Teddy Casiño, and former DAR Sec. Rafael Mariano. The warrant was plainly part of the grand scheme … Continue reading GABRIELA cheers dropping of charges vs Liza Maza and colleagues
The International Women's Alliance (IWA) gives a red salute to Ahed Tamimi for her courage and militancy in fighting for the right of the Palestinian people to their lands and for independence. Ahed, who describes herself as a Palestinian freedom fighter has been an activist since she was 11 years old. She was recently released … Continue reading IWA on Ahed Tamimi’s Release