IAW around the world
Women have a human right to all social, economic and cultural rights, not for others but for themselves.
What does parity mean and how will it contribute to gender equality? Are there any unintended consequences to consider? What are the experiences of using gender parity to close gender gaps and challenge gender bias?
“Cities have the ability to innovate and measure rapid change, even when national governments cannot—or will not—take action.” Soon-Young Yoon, IAW representative to the UN in New York, at UN Women Stakeholders’ Forum 2016
Ayesha, a physically handicapped girl, was sponsored by All Pakistan Women’s Association (APWA) and is now marketing officer in a four star hotel in Lahore.
Make Education Safe for All Line of Hope Project A major campaign to help protect children from sexual abuse is underway in all provinces of Zimbabwe. Line of Hope Program, the country’s only campaign solely dedicated to preventing child sexual abuse, is undertaking the project to spread prevention messages and ensure the communities and […]
In Cameroon, The Ministry of Women Empowerment and the Family in collaboration with UN Agencies and civil society organizations held a conference, where among others IAW membership organization Ladies Circle headed by Anne Pelagie Yotchou gave a presentation of their activities to eradicate violence against women and girls in Cameroon Read Anne Pelagie Yotchou’s report
Read about the shocking case of girls, who are hired as domestic workers, get pregnant by their boss’s son, the boss himself or the boss’s relatives and are fired afterwards. Who will be the father of the child they will give birth to?
Women must have the right to their bodily integrity. Women’s human rights must come before a supposed right for parents to have children. Children always have the right to have parents but there is no human right for parents to have children.
GREECE: Sexist rampage against resistance to memoranda. The case of the President of the Greek Parliament
This is a modern-day witch hunt!