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Message from IAW on International Day of Peace

Message from IAW on International Day of Peace
By on 21 September 2014

IAW supports the efforts of the United Nations in working on a universal declaration on the human right to peace.

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Petition for a world powered by 100% clean energy

Petition for a world powered by 100% clean energy
By on 10 September 2014

In days, when the UN holds an emergency summit on climate change, we need to deliver the largest petition ever for a world powered by 100% clean energy. The petition number will be read out to every world leader at the summit!

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Women for Climate Justice: A Call to March in New York City and Around the World on 21 September 2014

Women for Climate Justice: A Call to March in New York City and Around the World on 21 September 2014
By on 3 September 2014

On September 21st, we call on women’s human rights organizations, activists and allies to march with us for climate justice.

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The International Alliance of Women supports the July 2014 Statement of the UN CEDAW Committee on the situation in Gaza

The International Alliance of Women supports the July 2014 Statement of  the UN CEDAW Committee on the situation in Gaza
By on 23 August 2014

CEDAW Committee among other things emphasizes ” the urgent need to revive the peace process with the inclusion and the effective participation of women from both States Parties concerned, in line with Security Council resolution 1325 (2000) and subsequent relevant resolutions of the Security Council on Women, Peace and Security”

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IAW statement for the 27th session of the Human Rights Council

By on 23 August 2014

IAW is of the opinion that a Social Protection Floor as recommended by the International Labour Organization should be introduced by all states

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Ways and means to further enhance the impact of the work of the Commission on the Status of Women

Ways and means to further enhance the impact of the work of the Commission on the Status of Women
By on 19 August 2014

Secretary General Ban-Ki Moon recommends that NOG’s are given better opportunities to contribute to the work of CSW

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