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Micaela García and the Ni una menos (Not One Less) movement

Every 30 hours in Argentina, a woman, girl or trans woman is murdered on account of their gender. One such woman was Micaela García a twenty one year old activist and a member of the Ni Una Menos (Not One Less) movement, which was formed to protest the high numbers of women murdered in the country.

Source: AWID

Micaela García and the Ni una menos (Not One Less) movement

Every 30 hours in Argentina, a woman, girl or trans woman is murdered on account of their gender. One such woman was Micaela García a twenty one year old activist and a member of the Ni Una Menos (Not One Less) movement, which was formed to protest the high numbers of women murdered in the country.

Source: AWID

Infant health and women’s rights at risk from corporate interests

Parents deserve to make a free and informed decision on how the best feed their children. Now, a new initiative threatens to increase the power of corporate actors in setting and regulating the standards of marketing.

Source: AWID

To strengthen global resistance, resource young feminists

Young feminists are pushing back and forging new paths in global resistance, but they need financial support and personal security to achieve real gains.

Source: AWID & OpenGlobalRights

To strengthen global resistance, resource young feminists

Young feminists are pushing back and forging new paths in global resistance, but they need financial support and personal security to achieve real gains.

Source: AWID & OpenGlobalRights

To strengthen global resistance, resource young feminists

Young feminists are pushing back and forging new paths in global resistance, but they need financial support and personal security to achieve real gains.

Source: AWID & OpenGlobalRights

Women’s Day dampened by the murder of trans woman in South Africa

Although South African women remain a force to be reckoned with, it is a country plagued by high levels of gender based violence. The recent attack of a woman in a Johannesburg night club by the South African Deputy Minister of Education sparked controversy in the country and questions the political commitment to violence against women in South Africa.

Source: Transfeminists

Remembering a Warrior: Prudence Mabele

AWDF honors Prudence Mabele, South African activist who defended women living with HIV and others who could not always stand for themwelves.

Source: African Women's Development Fund (AWDF)

Remembering a Warrior: Prudence Mabele

AWDF honors Prudence Mabele, South African activist who defended women living with HIV and others who could not always stand for themwelves.

Source: African Women's Development Fund (AWDF)

HRC35 | Highlights of the Trans Advocacy Week

Sixteen trans and gender diverse activists from fifteen countries across all regions of the world participated in the first Trans Advocacy Week at the 35th Session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva.

Source: ARC international