Women's Human Rights

Audio and video recordings of events and discussions on Women's Human Rights.

Alerts & Updates
May 28, 2015 | Human Rights, International Women's Day, Middle East, Jordan
WLP Jordan/Sisterhood is Global Institute/Jordan (SIGI/J) commemorated International Women’s Day (IWD) 2015 with a series of marches and political actions throughout the country, and joined other Jordanian women’s rights and human rights organizations in calling for an end to laws and legal practices that discriminate against women. IWD is observed internationally on March 8 to highlight the current and historical struggles and achievements of women throughout the world.
May 28, 2015 | Human Rights, Middle East, Egypt
On December 6, 2014, WLP Egypt/Forum for Women in Development - FWID ملتقى تنمية المرأة co-hosted the summit "Visions of Justice in the Workplace." Representatives of civil society organizations, scholars, major media outlets, and ministries of labor, education and health from Jordan, WLP Bahrain/Bahrain Women Association, South Sudan, Egypt, and Yemen gathered in Cairo, Egypt, to exchange ideas and share with each other concerns regarding the lack of social justice in existing gender policies acro
May 26, 2015 | abortion, Human Rights, Middle East, Stop Violence Against Women, women's health, Morocco
In a public statement released May 25, 2015, WLP Morocco/L’Association Démocratique des Femmes du Maroc (ADFM) expressed their “deep disappointment” concerning recently passed abortion legislation.
February 13, 2015 | 2015 Events, csw, Human Rights
Documentary Film Screening and Panel Discussion Rethinking Human Rights: Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st CenturyPresented by Women’s Learning Partnership (WLP) and the Gender Studies Program at The New School Co-sponsored by Global Studies at the New School for Public EngagementTuesday, March 10, 2015 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM The Auditorium at Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011 Register now! | Download the flyer
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