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 struggle … Continue reading Irene Fernandez Our Sister in Struggle

Women Globally Resist the Terrors of Imperialism and Capitalism

Press statement March 8, 2014 Reference: Liza Maza, Chairperson of the International Women's Alliance, internationalwomensalliance@gmail.com International Women's Alliance Statement on International Women's Day 2014 Women Globally Resist the Terrors of Imperialism and Capitalism The world has become a terrifying  place for women. Imperialist powers take all opportunities to interfere and to expand their influence and … Continue reading Women Globally Resist the Terrors of Imperialism and Capitalism

Declaration of the Peoples’ Global Camp, 3-6 December 2013

Development Justice Now! Junk WTO! We, representatives of people’s organizations, social movements and political forces come together in the People’s Global Camp (PGC) in Denpasar, Bali on December 3-6, 2013 to collectively expose, resist and call to junk the renewed neoliberal offensives of the World Trade Organization. We bring the experiences of struggles from Australia, … Continue reading Declaration of the Peoples’ Global Camp, 3-6 December 2013

International Women’s Alliance (IWA) participates in the People’s Global Camp

JUNK WTO! Women Resist Imperialist Globalization! PRESS RELEASE Reference: Liza Maza, Chairperson, International Women's Alliance (IWA) email: internationalwomensalliance@gmail.com BALI, Indonesia - The International Women's Alliance (IWA) a global alliance of grassroots women's organizations and networks today joined the march organized by the Indonesian People's Alliance (IPA) to open the People's Global Camp, in time for … Continue reading International Women’s Alliance (IWA) participates in the People’s Global Camp

In Solidarity with Gangjeong Villagers Say No to the Jeju Naval Base!

The following is the outcome statement of the 3rd People’s Forum of Peace for  Life, with the theme "Affirming Life Together in the Face of Belligerent Empire", held last October  23-27, 2013 on Jeju Island in the Republic of Korea. IWA Chairperson Liza Maza attended the said event.  ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ We, the participants of the 3rd Peoples Forum of … Continue reading In Solidarity with Gangjeong Villagers Say No to the Jeju Naval Base!

Filipino Women March to Palace, Torch AquinObama Tandem for Rape of Motherland

Filipino Women March to Palace, Torch AquinObama Tandem for Rape of Motherland Press Release by GABRIELA Philippines on the occasion of International Women's Day 8 March 2013 Women’s groups led by the militant women’s alliance GABRIELA marched to Mendiola this afternoon protesting the unhampered plunder of resources and the ruin of Philippine patrimony resulting from … Continue reading Filipino Women March to Palace, Torch AquinObama Tandem for Rape of Motherland

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) in … Continue 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 US … Continue reading Immigrant Working Women Take to the Streets to Fight Against Imperialist Exploitation