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Accountability of Governments on Women’s Human Rights and Gender Equality. A new form of feminist activism to strengthen CSOs and feminist organisations

By on 3 November 2017
Accountability of Governments on Women’s Human Rights and Gender Equality. A new form of feminist activism to strengthen CSOs and feminist organisations

Statement adopted by the 37th Congress of IAW October 2017: One crucial way of strengthening CSOs including women’s organisations is through their participation in accountability processes.

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Accountability, Economy, News

Meeting the challenges of Donald Trump’s new era

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

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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Accountability, Decision-making, News

Women of Power

By on 9 October 2016
Women of Power

The women’s movement must demand a new development model that is not based solely on economic growth but prioritizes people over profits as well as social solidarity.

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Accountability, Climate change, News, Sustainable Development, United Nations

The Empowerment of Women and Sustainable Development

By on 29 October 2015
The Empowerment of Women and  Sustainable Development

The Sustainable Development Goals are a vast improvement on the Millennium Development Goals, says IAW in its statement for CSW 60

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Accountability, News

Call for a New Accountability Paradigm

By on 15 October 2015
Call for a New Accountability Paradigm

We call on politicians to show renewed political will and move from commitment to accomplishments. We call on them to work to adopt a new paradigm of accountability that can make the entire process of sustainable development more transformative and responsive to the peoples’ needs

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Accountability, Decision-making, Economy, News

A forward looking approach to the Beijing Platform for Action

By on 13 November 2014
A forward looking approach to the Beijing Platform for Action

IAW will work for the adoption and implementation of participatory monitoring and accountability mechanisms that will make possible the fulfillment of promises held in the Beijing Platform for Action and the post 2015 Development Agenda hoping that this time commitments by duty bearers will prove credible.

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Accountability, News, United Nations

Every Woman, Every Right, Every Minute Everyone is responsible: and the Time is Now

By on 9 November 2014
Every Woman, Every Right, Every Minute  Everyone is responsible: and the Time is Now

Women’s rights and gender equality are central to the world’s attainment of equality, sustainability, development and peace (Beijing Platform for Action)

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Accountability, Climate change, Decision-making, Economy, News, Peace, United Nations

Beijing + 20 Review: IAW recommends strong accountability mechanisms

By on 9 October 2014
Beijing + 20 Review: IAW recommends strong accountability mechanisms

Strong mechanisms of accountability at the national and regional level are necessary for the realization of gender equality and women’s human rights

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