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”

IWA CONDEMNS THE MURDER OF 3 KURDISH WOMEN ACTIVISTS IN PARIS; CALLS FOR SWIFT DELIVERY OF JUSTICE FOR THE VICTIMS

11 January 2013 Reference: Liza Maza, IWA Chairperson The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) highly condemns the brutal premeditated murder of three Kurdish women activists yesterday in Paris. Sakine Cansiz, co-founder of the Kurdish Workers Party (PKK); Fidan Dogan, Kurdistan National Congress representative; and young Kurdish activist Leyla Soylemez, were all shot in the head theContinue reading “IWA CONDEMNS THE MURDER OF 3 KURDISH WOMEN ACTIVISTS IN PARIS; CALLS FOR SWIFT DELIVERY OF JUSTICE FOR THE VICTIMS”

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”

STOP THE ATTACK AGAINST THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE; STOP THE MURDER OF INNOCENT WOMEN AND CHILDREN

Statement of the International Women’s Alliance on Israel’s Attack on Gaza 20 November 2012 IWA demands immediate stop on Israel’s attack on Gaza STOP THE ATTACK AGAINST THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE; STOP THE MURDER OF INNOCENT WOMEN AND CHILDREN The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) highly condemns the brutal airstrikes launched by Israel on Gaza targeting civilianContinue reading “STOP THE ATTACK AGAINST THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE; STOP THE MURDER OF INNOCENT WOMEN AND CHILDREN”

Women and Food Sovereignty – The future we shall fight for in Rio and beyond

by Pesticide Action Network Asia and the Pacific (PAN AP), AMIHAN National Federation of Peasant Women and Asian Rural Women’s Coalition (ARWC) June 2012 Sustainable development will only be achieved through social and gender justice, human rights and equity, and the pursuit of food sovereignty, not the “green economy” Twenty years ago, the United NationsContinue reading “Women and Food Sovereignty – The future we shall fight for in Rio and beyond”