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Argentina: Let social movements in!

The Argentine government is denying visas and canceling the World Trade Organization (WTO)’s previously-granted accreditation of many civil society delegates to participate in its next conference in Buenos Aires, 10-13 December 2017.

Source: AWID

Argentina: Let social movements in!

The Argentine government is denying visas and canceling the World Trade Organization (WTO)’s previously-granted accreditation of many civil society delegates to participate in its next conference in Buenos Aires, 10-13 December 2017.

Source: AWID

Young feminists: the future belongs to us, not transnational corporations

Corporate impunity impacts young women and girls disproportionately. Young feminists must join the growing mobilisation for a UN treaty on transnational corporations and human rights.

Source: OpenDemocracy 50.50 / AWID

Young feminists: the future belongs to us, not transnational corporations

Corporate impunity impacts young women and girls disproportionately. Young feminists must join the growing mobilisation for a UN treaty on transnational corporations and human rights.

Source: OpenDemocracy 50.50 / AWID

World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends for women 2017

This report provides a portrait of the situation of women in the world of work today and their progress over the past 20 years.

Organizing for our rights: A domestic worker in the Middle East speaks

At a time when the experiences and demands of domestic workers are often narrated by others, Beirut-based, Filipina domestic worker Ursula Cruz tells her own story.

Source: AWID

Organizing for our rights: A domestic worker in the Middle East speaks

At a time when the experiences and demands of domestic workers are often narrated by others, Beirut-based, Filipina domestic worker Ursula Cruz tells her own story.

Source: AWID

Organizing for our rights: A domestic worker in the Middle East speaks

At a time when the experiences and demands of domestic workers are often narrated by others, Beirut-based, Filipina domestic worker Ursula Cruz tells her own story.

Source: AWID

Evidence of trauma: the impact of human rights work on advocates

It’s time to think seriously about the effects of trauma on human rights activists. A contribution to the openGlobalRights debate on mental health and well-being in the human rights. 

Source: Open Democracy

Nations pledge to cut women's unpaid work and close the gender pay gap

in partnership with The Guardian

Agreement made at UN’s Commission on the Status of Women overcomes efforts by US and Russia to weaken text on violence, and sexual and reproductive rights.

Source: AWID / The Guardian