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. 

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.

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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