Photo: Rowan Farrell/WILPF - Secretary General, Madeleine Rees
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

La Liga Internacional de Mujeres por la Paz y la Libertad, una de las primeras ONGs en ser reconocida como entidad consultiva con las Naciones Unidas en 1948, no participará en el 61º período de sesiones de la Comisión de la Condición Jurídica y Social de la Mujer (CSW61). WILPF advierte que la ausencia de mujeres de países afectados por la reciente prohibición de viajar de  Estados Unidos socava la premisa básica de la CSW como proceso inclusivo y participativo y amenaza su legitimidad.

 Photo: Rowan Farrell/WILPF - Secretary General, Madeleine Rees
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), will not take part in the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61) and warns that the absence of women from countries affected by the recent US travel ban undermines the basic premise of the CSW as being an inclusive and participatory process and threatens its legitimacy.

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Thurs. 16 March 6.15pm – participate in the #TaxJustice for Women’s Rights’ forum, Hardin Room, Church Center. Join the Global Alliance for Tax Justice in taking action to advance tax justice for women’s rights. See the Campaign page here

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Participants at the Global Trade Union Preparatory Meeting for the 61st Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women, express solidarity with Milagro Sala, arbitrarily incarcerated in January 2016 in Jujuy, Argentina and support for members of Tupac Amaru Organization, currently harassed in this province.

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Monday, January 23, 2017

The present report examines women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work at a time when the international community has made an unprecedented commitment to gender equality and women’s empowerment, in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.