Equality: It's All in the Family: Film Screening and Panel Discussion on Family Law
September 18, 2017

Please join us in launching WLP’s global advocacy campaign for our multi-country initiative, Family Law Reform to Challenge Gender Based Violence. We invite you to watch the premiere of our new documentary film and join our discussion on the impact of discriminatory family laws on women and societies around the world. The event will be held on October 10, 2017 at Johns Hopkins SAIS in Washington, D.C.

 

Press Release: Women’s Learning Partnership Named ‘One of the Best’ Nonprofits by the Catalogue for Philanthropy
June 12, 2017

As it Celebrates its 15th Anniversary Serving the Greater Washington Region, the Catalogue for Philanthropy is Proud to Honor Women’s Learning Partnership

WASHINGTON, D.C.—July 12, 2017—After a careful vetting process, the Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington has selected Women’s Learning Partnership for Rights, Development, and Peace (WLP) to be part of the Class of 2017-18. WLP has undergone an extensive review process, and has met the Catalogue’s high standards. Potential donors can be confident that the nonprofits in the Catalogue are worthy of their support. 

WLP to Hold Parallel Events on Syrian Refugees, Human Rights Poetry for CSW61
March 3, 2017

Women’s Learning Partnership will be hosting two parallel events during the 61st Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York City. Expert panelists will discuss empowering Syrian refugee women, and leading women poets will present readings on violence and peace. 

Family Law Reform Workshops Underway in 11 Countries
February 7, 2017

WLP partner organizations and affiliated civil-society groups from 11 countries are holding workshops on family law reform throughout early 2017. The content of these trainings will be based on research from case studies commissioned for WLP’s new global initiative, Family Law Reform to Challenge Gender-based Violence. 

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.

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