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Stop the ravaging of Cabo Delgado

Stop the ravaging of Cabo Delgado

August 1, 2020 |

In June, the World March of Women signed a letter demanding transnational corporations to stop the ravaging of Cabo Delgado, the northernmost province of Mozambique. The gas industry is causing devastation in Cabo Delgado, with communities starving and landless, even before any gas has been extracted. The letter has a broad description of what is ...
Consuming in solidarity

Consuming in solidarity

July 31, 2020 |

abuela Tlanespilli and Elizabeth Chaparro at the mercadito flor de luna, Jalisco, Mexico. In Jalisco, consuming toxic free food means rebellion, resistance, organization and solidarity in the hands of rural women who bet on agriculture for life! Self-care, such an important issue in these times of pandemic, provokes deep reflection on what enters our mouths, what we ...
Authoritarianism attacks women's rights, bodies, territories.

Authoritarianism attacks women’s rights, bodies, territories.

July 31, 2020 |

Neoliberal authoritarianism does not respect quarantine. And in times of pandemic, the repression of women who resist increases. The comrades of the World March of Women in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) send us news from Kurdistan, Lebanon and Palestine, territories in which authoritarianism, militarization and economic crises intensified before the spread of ...
"At precisely 3.24 p.m. an intense cry of anger was heard everywhere."

“At precisely 3.24 p.m. an intense cry of anger was heard everywhere.”

July 31, 2020 |

In Switzerland as elsewhere in the world, Covid-19 has placed women at the forefront of the fight against the pandemic. No one can deny it: without them, without their work seven days a week, 24 hours a day, survival would be unimaginable. This work may be essential for our lives and the functioning of society ...
Chronicle from Euzkal Herria

Chronicle from Euzkal Herria

July 31, 2020 |

This past March 8th we gave the first news about the 5th International Action, also coinciding with the 20th anniversary of the World March of Women. A few months before, at the end of 2019, we began to work with the intention of opening a process of creation and collective construction to develop the 5th ...
Africa in the frontline of resistance

Africa in the frontline of resistance

July 30, 2020 |

The World March of Women Africa held, on Africa Liberation Day, May 25th, the webinar African Women in the Frontline Resisting Territorial Occupation Amid the Covid-19 Pandemic. The activity was organized by women from Mozambique, Tanzania, Ghana, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Western Sahara, Uganda and Kenya. They discussed the challenges that women face in the pandemic ...
Garments workers protest for their wages in Bangladesh

Garments workers protest for their wages in Bangladesh

July 30, 2020 |

With back pay and industries forcing them back to work during lockdown, women, 90% of the workforce in the country’s clothing factories, protest for their rights. In the last seven years, Bangladesh’s garment industry has increased its annual revenue from US$ 19 billions to US$ 34 billions — a 79% rise. This makes the country the ...
The fight against transnational corporations goes around the world

The fight against transnational corporations goes around the world

July 30, 2020 |

April 24 was a day of struggle in our 5th international action. The World March of Women in 32 countries and territories mobilised in 24h of Feminist Solidarity Against the Power and Impunity of Transnational Corporations. All the activities carried out are on this map — there are links to debates, publications, actions, web seminar, ...
Women feed the world

Women feed the world

July 29, 2020 |

WMW Brasil, Portugal and Galiza share experiences in agroecology and talk about how women and food sovereignty can change the world. On May 15, 2020, women from different countries and continents, but who speak similar languages – Galician and Portuguese – met to discuss food sovereignty. Lídia Fernandes, from Portugal; María Ferreiro, from Galicia; and Miriam ...
Feminist communication on the move

Feminist communication on the move

July 29, 2020 |

The dispute for communication is fundamental in our struggle. Neoliberalism and the forces of the extreme right use misinformation, fake news and manipulation as a method. We are building feminist and popular communication practices. Every communication action we take is part of this construction. A communication without fences, made in various formats – posters, cards, ...