IWA joins WOMEN AROUND THE WORLD RISING for JUSTICE AND SOLIDARITY, against MILITARISM, FASCISM AND VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

On 8th March, International Working Women’s Day 2020 International Women’s Alliance calls on all its members and allies to engage in strikes, demonstrations, marches, and other militant activities to mark International Working Women’s Day this Sunday, March 8. Around the world we are witnessing and participating in, an unprecedented number of popular movements where womenContinue reading “IWA joins WOMEN AROUND THE WORLD RISING for JUSTICE AND SOLIDARITY, against MILITARISM, FASCISM AND VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN”

Effects of the Turkish Invasion of North and East Syria on Women and Children

The following dossier about the effects of the Turkish invasion of North and East Syria on Women and children has been prepared by our friends at Kongra Star Diplomacy.  The following dossier is available for download. Effects of war on women and children 2019

Communique on the Women for Peace and Justice Conference in Hong Kong

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 socialContinue reading “Communique on the Women for Peace and Justice Conference in Hong Kong”

IN PICTURES: IWA Joins the GLPF rally in New York

IWA and many organizations joined the protest rally organised by Asia-Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) in New York. It was the culmination of the Ground Level Political Forum that challenged the Sustainable Development Goals as part of the Patriarchal structure strengthened by capitalist forces, which are based on plunder of people’s resourcesContinue reading “IN PICTURES: IWA Joins the GLPF rally in New York”

SOLIDARITY STATEMENT OF GABRIELA PHILIPPINES for the GLOBAL SCREAM OF WOMEN

Berlin, Germany 8 March 2019 We stand in solidarity with our sisters and comrades in Berlin for your momentous Global Scream on this 8th day of March, the International Working Women’s Day. Your action depicts of the strength of women in taking a formidable contribution to put forward a call that is not only beneficialContinue reading “SOLIDARITY STATEMENT OF GABRIELA PHILIPPINES for the GLOBAL SCREAM OF WOMEN”

PHOTOS: IWA commemorates March 8 around the world

AMSTERDAM IWA & Pinay sa Holland members joined the annual March 8 demonstration at the Dam, Amsterdam organized by 8 maart comité. ©️ IWA Secretariat PAKISTAN IWD celebration in a village in Haripur, Pakistan. ©️ Azra Sayeed PHILIPPINES GABRIELA, founding member of IWA, led the biggest March 8 rally in the country. ©️ GABRIELA NationalContinue reading “PHOTOS: IWA commemorates March 8 around the world”

Second General Assembly

Communique of the Second General Assembly Women’s Struggles in the Neoliberal Era: Trends and Challenges for the International Women’s Movement Struggles to Win: The Triple Assault of Neoliberalism, Feudalism and Patriarchy on Women’s Rights to Land and Livelihood Impactos de la Industria Minera sobre los derechos de las Mujeres en Latino Americano The Kurdish WomenContinue reading “Second General Assembly”

GABRIELA cheers dropping of charges vs Liza Maza and colleagues

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 schemeContinue reading “GABRIELA cheers dropping of charges vs Liza Maza and colleagues”

Marxism and the Woman Question in the 21st Century

  Magandang hapon mga kaibigan, babae at mga kasama. Congratulations for organizing this important conference and for giving us the opportunity to speak, even though it is through video, and thank you for your indulgence. I am a women’s rights and anti-imperialist activist as well as documentary filmmaker. I had the opportunity to get toContinue reading “Marxism and the Woman Question in the 21st Century”

Roots for Equity to Trump: “15 Years of Lie and Deceit: Indeed No More!”

January 9, 2018 PRESS RELEASE In Response to 15 Years of Lie and Deceit: Indeed No More! The President of the United States of America, Mr. Donald Trump on January 1, 2018 sent a tweet in which he states that his country had ‘foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over theContinue reading “Roots for Equity to Trump: “15 Years of Lie and Deceit: Indeed No More!””