Escuela para Defensoras En Derechos Humanos y Ambientales Benita Galeana A.C contribuir a la formación de defensoras en derechos humanos y ambientales con capacidad de autodeterminación de su cuerpo y sus territorios, y la autogestión para mejorar su calidad de vida y un equilibrio en las relaciones de poder.
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You have a right to exist safely in digital spaces. Although we have to rely on outside parties for technology to access these spaces, there are tons of helpful tools and strategies that allow you to take greater control of your digital life and mitigate the risk of malicious threats. We’ll walk through common areas of digital life such as web browsing, private data, and smartphones to show you different ways that you can implement as much or little security as you’re comfortable with. You have power to set boundaries and protections in your digital spaces as you see fit: we hope that this guide will help you to make informed, personal decisions on what is right for you.
The Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID) held a webinar for feminist activists and women’s rights advocates, including AWID members, partners and allies to discuss how to resist and challenge corporate power in development in the struggle for gender, social and environmental justice.
This report is a guide to states’ obligation to make rights a reality – to implement their obligations under treaties and customary international law to respect,protect and fulfil human rights in law and practice. It is also a guide to international law as it relates to violence against women. It is an analysis of the various definitions of women’s right not to suffer violence, and the definitions of criminal acts which involve violence against women. It also gives an analysis of states’ legal duty to take action to address violence against women.
HarassMap is a volunteer-based initiative with the mission of ending the social acceptability of sexual harassment and assault in Egypt. Launched in 2010, they were also the first independent initiative to work on sexual harassment and assault in Egypt. They work to achieve their mission by using an integrated approach that combines online and mobile…
The WHRDIC movement affirms and validates the essential work of women defenders, while recognizing the unique threats faced by women in their human rights work. WHRDIC enables women human rights defenders around the world to discuss tactics and successes, as well as share resources. WHRDIC also provides a global network of support and solidarity, and…
To commemorate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day 2012, Human Rights First highlighted inspiring stories of female activists, who face unique challenges, from sexism to gender-based violence, yet refused to be silenced.