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Remember and Honour: WHRD Tribute

In this online gallery, we pay tribute to over 400 courageous feminists and activists from 11 regions and 80 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.

Join us in sharing their legacy:

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Teresia Teaiwa
Benoite Groult
Riham Al Bader
Maria Cecilia Alfaro
Mary Assad
Madiha El Safty
Kagendo Murungi
Annaliza Capinpin
Lara Kruger, South Africa
Ottilie Abrahams, Namibia