Women's Learning Partnership

Job Opportunities

April 17, 2018

Related Articles

Thank you for your interest in WLP! We currently have an opening for a Program Associate. Please see the job description for details. Only qualified applicants with complete applications will be considered.

NOTE: The Web Communications opening has been filled, and we are no longer accepting applications for that position. 

Caravan of Soulaliyates Pushes for Moroccan Women's Right to Land Access

April 10, 2018

Related Articles

 
Rural women in Morocco have been excluded from transactions of their ancestral land. WLP’s partner in Morocco, l’Association Démocratique des Femmes du Maroc (ADFM), seeks to change that by leading the Soulaliyate grassroots movement for land ownership reform.


WLP's Lifelines Event Connects Poetry and Human Rights at the 2018 CSW

March 28, 2018

Related Articles

For nearly two decades, WLP's Lifelines has brought together writers and poets to read original works about human rights. Four talented poets recited poems relating to themes of exile, rebirth, and love at this year's Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York.

 

WLP Celebrates '24 Hours for Equality' on International Women's Day 2018

March 23, 2018

Related Articles

On International Women’s Day (IWD), Women’s Learning Partnership (WLP) kicked off its global campaign against discriminatory family laws with its event, ‘24 Hours for Equality in the Family.’ Partners from eight different countries organized screenings of WLP’s new documentary, Equality: It’s All in the Family, and led discussions on reforming family laws in their respective countries.

Julie Cisse of WLP Senegal Wins Prestigious Woman Avenir Award

March 22, 2018

Related Articles

WLP Senegal Partner, Julie Cissé, was honored with the prestigious "Women Avenir Award" in Madrid, Spain on International Women's Day. She was the keynote speaker at Mujeres Avenir's International Conference of Women and Diplomacy. 

WLP Morocco Trains Women Educators on Leadership and Breaking the Glass Ceiling

February 16, 2018

Related Articles


WLP Morocco/ADFM trained 20 women educators from around the globe on leadership skills at Education International's World Women's Conference in Marrakech in February 2018. This annual conference connects women educators from 396 federations in 171 countries to share ideas and experiences that will lead to greater female representation at the highest levels of leadership in the education sector. Nezha Belkachla from WLP Morocco/ADFM leading the Education International training session on women’s leadership.

‘24 Hours for Equality in the Family’ – International Women’s Day, March 8th!

February 2, 2018

Related Articles

Women’s Learning Partnership (WLP) is celebrating International Women’s Day on March 8th, 2018 with ‘24 Hours for Equality in the Family’ to launch our global advocacy campaign against discriminatory family law. Join activists in time zones around the world by watching our new documentary film, Equality: It’s All in the Family, to raise awareness of discriminatory family laws and pave the way for reform.

WLP Events at the 62nd Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62)

February 2, 2018

Related Articles

Women’s Learning Partnership will be hosting three parallel events during the 62nd Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York City. 

WLP Brazil's Letter to Congress: "Do Not Close the Doors to Women"

January 29, 2018

Related Articles


In response to a wave of regressive sentiment in Brazil's government, Jacqueline Pitanguy, Executive Director of WLP Brazil/CEPIA,  wrote a public letter speaking out against lawmakers pushing for anti-women policies. Pitanguy criticized a number of sexist measures that have been pushed through in recent months, noting in particular the vote on PEC 181/2015 in the House Special Committee, which prohibits abortion even in cases of rape, in cases of a fetus with anencephaly, and in circumstances where the woman's life is at risk.

S:SSO to Sakai