WHRD Tribute

Remembering and celebrating the life and work of feminists and women human rights defenders from around the world.

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Tribute: Remembering feminist activists who changed our world

In this online gallery, we pay tribute to over 450 courageous feminists and activists from all regions of the world and 88 countries who are no longer with us.

We bring them all into our collective memory and carry their legacy of struggle as our torch in feminist and women’s rights movements.

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Jane Julia de Oliveira (EN)
Aysin Büyüknohutçu (EN)
Doris Viloria Palomares
Halla Barakat (EN)
Faith Kandaba (EN)
Daphne Caruana Galizia (EN)
 Jennifer López (EN)
Eva Maina Ayiera (EN)
Emma Gabriela Molina Canto (EN)
Efigenia Vásquez Astudillo (EN)