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Colombia

¡Más Vida, Menos Armas! - Comunicado a la comunidad internacional, a las organizaciones y gobiernos que apoyan el proceso de paz en Colombia, a la Organización de las Naciones Unidas y al gobierno de Colombia

La Liga Internacional de Mujeres por la Paz y la Libertad (WILPF, LIMPAL), en respaldo a nuestras hermanas en Colombia, condenamos las acciones represivas y violentas de la Fuerza Pública en el marco...

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Colombia

WILPF statement against the violence in Colombia

Statement to the International Community, Peace organisations, the United Nations and the government of Colombia The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), in support of our...

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Myanmar

Global civil society statement on Myanmar

We, the undersigned organizations, call on the United Nations Security Council to urgently impose a comprehensive global arms embargo on Myanmar to help prevent further violations of human rights...

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World

Día Internacional de la Mujer 2021: Un Reclamo de Justicia

Hace ya casi un año desde la declaración de pandemia global de la COVID-19 por parte de la Organización Mundial de la Salud. Un año desde que el virus confinó al mundo y reveló incontables realidades...

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Journée internationale des Femmes 2021 : Une demande de justice

Cela fait presque un an que la COVID-19 a été déclarée comme pandémie mondiale par l'Organisation Mondiale de la Santé. Un an que le virus a enfermé le monde - et a révélé d'innombrables vérités sur...

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International Women’s Day 2021: A Demand for Justice [EN/AR]

It has been nearly one year since COVID-19 was declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization. One year since the virus locked down the world -- and revealed countless truths about the...

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Towards a Feminist Political Economy in the MENA Region [EN/AR]

*This blog is written by Rima Majed, a social justice, feminist activist and Assistant Professor of Sociology at the American University of Beirut (AUB). Maged holds a PhD and an MSc in Sociology...

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WILPF’s Global Movement to End Gender-Based Violence

Gender-based violence (GBV) remains one of the most critical issues impacting women around the world, with 35% of women globally having experienced some form of physical or sexual violence. Many more...

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Syria

Women in Power: One Syrian Town’s Struggle for Change

In spite of the powerful deterrents of Russian fighter jets, Assad regime barrel bombs and the extreme social politics of many radical militias, the women of Western Aleppo have fought their own...

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Why Local Experiences Are the Key to Challenging the Arms Trade

In March 2019, two Cameroonian girls on their way to school were attacked and kidnapped by men armed with rifles. The easy access to small arms and light weapons in Cameroon is discouraging young...

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Cameroon

Cameroon: Ensuring Inclusive and Peaceful Elections

A presidential election is a crucial moment for a country. Human rights are often at stake during elections, which often lead to political and local tensions. Building on the successful “Women...

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