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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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Juana Ramírez Santiago, Guatemala
Mariam Uy Acob, Philippines
Samira Khalil, Syria
Carmen de la Cruz, Argentina/ Spain
Amal Bayou, Libya
Stella Mukasa, Uganda
Shireen Lateef, Fiji
So'oalo Roger, Samoa
Peni Moore, Fiji
Mridula Prasad, Fiji