Women's Learning Partnership Statement for the Women’s March on Washington Taking Place January 21, 2017
January 17, 2017

Women’s Learning Partnership’s Written Statement for the Women’s March on Washington Taking Place on January 21, 2017

In every aspect of her life, a woman's autonomy, freedom, and opportunities are shaped by the degree to which her nation's laws uphold gender equality, and which cultural practices limit her ability to participate in decision making at the family, national and country levels.

Media Advisory: Women’s Learning Partnership for Rights, Development and Peace Participating in the Women’s March on Washington on January 21
January 17, 2017

Media Advisory: Women’s Learning Partnership for Rights, Development and Peace Participating in the Women’s March on Washington on January 21
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 18, 2017

(BETHESDA, MD) The international secretariat of Women’s Learning Partnership for Rights, Development, and Peace (WLP), an official partner of the Women’s March on Washington (WMW), will march with participants from the U.S. and around the world, on January 21, 2017 in Washington, DC. WLP is also rallying its grassroots partners across the world in solidarity with the Women’s March Global (WMG) to give voice to and support shared principles in sister marches and actions of solidarity.

Beirut Book Launch for "Violence without Borders" Featuring Author Yakın Ertürk
December 12, 2016

Women's Learning Partnership (WLP), the Collective for Research & Training on Development - Action (CRTD-A), and the Lebanese American University will host the Beirut launch of Violence without Borders: Paradigm, policy and praxis concerning violence against women on December 15, 2016 from 5:00pm-7:00pm Beirut (GMT+2). The launch features author Yakın Ertürk and a keynote address by the Dutch Ambassador to Lebanon. The discussion will be moderated by Asma Khader, President of Sisterhood is Global Institute-Jordan (SIGI/J) and Lina Abou-Habib, Executive Director of WLP.

Women's Learning Partnership: 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence 2016
November 17, 2016

From November 25 to December 10, 2016, WLP partners from all over the globe will organize and participate in workshops, film screenings, and events as part of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence. Since its inception in 1991, this annual campaign has drawn more than 5,000 participants from over 180 countries. This year's theme, From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Make Education Safe for All, highlights violence as a barrier to women's and girls' education.

 

Strong Women of Egypt
February 23, 2014

This road map opened the door for Egyptian women and the feminist movement to build a different future inspired by the rights enshrined in the constitution to secure bread, freedom, social justice, and human dignity.

A New Constitution for the People: An Interview with Egypt Constitutional Committee Member Houda Elsadda
January 23, 2014

Elsadda insists that “people matter,” – who is at the table, engaging in discussions will have a decisive role.

A Revolution, Not a Coup: The ability and power of the Egyptian people
August 12, 2013

Egyptians are hopeful because we recognized our energy, ability, and power to change.

Famed Egyptian Feminist Nawal Saadawi Visits Moroccan Activists, As Egypt’s Fate Hangs in the Balance
July 2, 2013

Democracy can not only be practiced by going to the polls, when at home a father rules as patriarch, as dictator.

S:SSO to Sakai