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Draft Agreed Conclusions for CSW 61- comments by IAW

Draft Agreed Conclusions for CSW 61- comments by IAW
By on 24 February 2017

The agreed conclusions do not argue strongly enough that women’s economic empowerment also contributes to achieving other targets.

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The gendered realities of peace and security in northern Nigeria

By on 23 February 2017

‘Nigerian women, who suffer most from poverty, climate change and violence, are valuable agents of change’.

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Women’s March on Washington and globally

Women’s March on Washington and globally
By on 21 January 2017

Women’s rights are human rights, regardless of a woman’s race, ethnicity, religion, immigration status, sexual identity, gender expression, economic status, age or disability.

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Meeting the challenges of Donald Trump’s new era

Meeting the challenges of Donald Trump’s new era
By on 17 January 2017

Women must build a radical movement that is based on a genuine re-distributive agenda. This agenda should also include policies that fight institutionalized racism, economic inequality, climate change and gender inequality and violations of women’s human rights.

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Women’s March on Washington January 21 2017 in Washington DC

Women’s March on Washington January 21 2017 in Washington DC
By on 31 December 2016

IAW will participate in the Women’s March on Washington in support of the guiding principle that women’s rights are human rights, regardless of a woman’s race, ethnicity, religion,
immigration status, sexual identity, gender expression, economic status, age or
disability.

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Egypt must repeal all repressive measures against human rights defenders

Egypt must repeal all repressive measures against human rights defenders
By on 21 December 2016

IAW joins in the call for Egypt to stop tightening the noose round the women’s rights movement

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