State violence and militarism

As we enter a new age of capitalism, patriarchy and militarism, with undeclared wars across the world, it is important to take stock of the situation for African and Black women in various locations, as well as how we understand their struggles within the broader system of capitalism, patriarchy and white supremacy.

#PracticeSolidarity: How we build feminist futures

This past year, young feminists from around the world launched a campaign exploring what solidarity means across movements.

AWID Forum: Reliving the magic, imagining the future

A year ago today - on September 6, 2016 - 1,800 feminists and women’s rights advocates from all corners of our movements gathered on the shores of Bahia for the 13th AWID International Forum. Get a flavor and feel of these various events at the 2016 Forum in Bahia in these videos produced in partnership with None on Record.

The State of Our Feminist Movements

AWID has developed this animation with SeeHearDraw based on discussions sparked in the lead up to, and during the 2016 AWID Forum, on the State of Our Feminist Movements.

Social media kit: “Movements Matter” digital visual art series

We invite you to share the '#MovementsMatter' illustrations with your networks to support your movement-building work of changing hearts and minds.

‘Movements Matter’: A digital visual art series

Explore our ‘Movements Matter', a digital visual art series that illustrates how movements build collective and compelling political power for human rights, equality and justice.

In memory of the Women Human Rights Defenders we have lost

Rekindling the memory of our loved ones and their collective contributions to the advancement of human rights.

Resource Mobilization Hub at the 12th International AWID Forum

The Resource Mobilization Hub (RMH) at the 12th International AWID Forum  was developed in close collaboration with peers in the funding community and women's rights movement. The RMH was the first of it's kind at an AWID Forum and offered a dynamic, interactive space for both funders and women’s rights activists. 

At the RMH, both donor representatives and women's rights activists participated in: 

Video for the Opening Session of AWID's 2012 Forum

This video was screened during the Opening Session of the 2012 International Forum.

Listen to Plenary Presenations from AWID's 2008 Forum

A plenary session was held on each day of the 2008 AWID Forum that brought all the participants together to explore key overarching questions related to the Power of Movements. Listen to the presentations from all 4 Plenary Sessions.