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 forContinue 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 ofContinue 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 fromContinue 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) 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!”

Justice for Cristina Jose! Stop the Killings in the Philippines!

GABRIELA Alliance of Filipino Women condemns the murder of Barug Katawhan leader and typhoon Pablo survivor Christina Morales Jose by an unidentified motorcycle riding assassin in Baganga, Davao Oriental around 6:00 PM on Monday, the 4th day of Women’s Month. “We condemn the persistence of extrajudicial killings in the Philippines which claimed Jose as latest victim.Continue reading “Justice for Cristina Jose! Stop the Killings in the Philippines!”

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 Supports the One Billion Rising Campaign; Calls on Women to Intensify the Struggle against Capitalist Crises and Systemic VAW

12 February 2013  The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) expresses its support to the One Billion Rising Campaign and solidarity with the women of the world in the fight to end violence against women. At this time of deep, irreversible and worsening crises of the capitalist system, measures are being put in place to salvage theContinue reading “IWA Supports the One Billion Rising Campaign; Calls on Women to Intensify the Struggle against Capitalist Crises and Systemic VAW”