These are trying times for women in many parts of the world. War, violence, extremism, fundamentalism, and restrictive legislation are but the most striking of the hurdles women must overcome as they strive for the most rudimentary of rights.
Against All Odds: Women Partnering for Change in a Time of Crisis tells the story of women activists from Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East who, working in partnership, have developed and implemented appropriate strategies to overcome these challenges. These women leaders speak of the ways and means of strengthening women’s movements by building alliances, sharing inter-generational experience and expertise, and devising contextual, culture-specific, grassroots-based approaches to empowering women and girls. Read more.
Order (DVD or Video Cassette NTSC/PAL/SECAM, 28 minutes)