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AWID Online Tribute Contribution

To be considered for the upcoming Tribute, your contribution must be received by 21 October 2019.

This Tribute focuses on feminist activists that have been part of movements and struggles related to labour rights, land rights, and sexual and bodily autonomy, and helped build resistance and alternatives to neo-colonial/liberal capitalist imperatives as a key element in their agendas. 

We also aim to highlight activists from constituencies that are most affected by the oppressions they seek to change and have been at the forefront of inspiring, visualizing and co-creating feminist realities. These include (but are not exclusively) indigenous feminists, trans, non-binary and intersex people, Black feminists, feminist activists with disabilities, informal workers, and sex workers. 

If you experience any difficulties, do not hesitate to contact us.


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1. Tell us about the feminist activist you would like to feature
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(short biography up to 250-300 words)
Tell us a deeper story about how this feminist contributed to co-creating feminist realities: Has their work inspired others to believe that other ways, other worlds are possible? Have they left behind material contributions that disrupt domination and that create space for justice, freedom and care?Have their contributions strengthened relationships and connections across people, movements and communities? (600 words max or see point 3 for further options):
In the case of an activist who was killed or disappeared please give us an update on where the case stands today (has there been an effective investigation? Has anyone been prosecuted or brought to justice? Does the case remain in impunity?): (approximately 100 words)
2. Send us their photograph

Recommended specifications:

  • Size: 4x6 inches or 10x15 cm or 1200×1800 pixels
  • Resolution: as high as possible minimum 72 dpi (dots per inch), or 3 MP (megapixels)
Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png tif pdf.
(if applicable)
3. Additional personal reflection about this person

If there is an art piece (poem, drawing, song, etc.), that reflects the relationship you had with the person or that represents them or their work, please feel free to share it as well! 

Is there a quote that you would like to include from this person that speaks to their life and activism?     

Please note: The art piece can be created by yourself or by someone else. Thanks for specifying the author in the "Credits", if applicable.

Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png rtf pdf doc docx odt mov mp3.
(if applicable)
4. A few details about yourself (so we can follow-up if necessary)
(This information will not be shared publicly)
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