Young feminist organizing is springing up in all corners of the globe – from Mexico to Morocco to Malaysia – powered by brave women, girls and trans youth who are creating the change the world needs. FRIDA provides young leaders with the resources they need to amplify their voices and bring attention to their work,…
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Care2 is a network of millions of people around the globe, dedicated to building a better world. They use their cutting-edge technology and team of experienced campaigners to fuel the progressive movement by uniting their members with nonprofits and mission-based brands working on the causes they care about.
The Human Rights Law Centre protects and promotes human rights in Australia and in Australian activities overseas. HRLC works in coalition with key partners, including community organisations, law firms and barristers, academics and experts, and international and domestic human rights organisations.
The Native American Women’s Health Education Resource Center (NAWHERC) works to protect the health and human rights of Indigenous Peoples through cultural preservation, education, coalition building, community organizing, reproductive justice, environmental justice, and natural resource protection while working toward ensuring safe communities for women and children at the local, national, and international level.
La Red de Mujeres Jovenes de Choluteca es una red de mujeres jóvenes organizada con la finalidad de empoderar a las mujeres jóvenes en la defensa de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos y la promoción de los derechos de la mujer para así lograr vivir en un país sin desigualdades, sociales, económicas y culturales. The…
Reading time: 4 minutes There is a growing consensus about the importance of women’s reproductive health and rights, access to family planning and the understanding of menstrual hygiene management as a requisite to the full enjoyment of human rights. According to the Global Fund for Women, 225 million women worldwide want (but lack access to) contraception; approximately 800 women die daily…
DEMUS es una organización feminista peruana que defiende los derechos humanos, en particular los derechos sexuales y reproductivos de las mujeres, promoviendo su libre ejercicio y cuestionando el paradigma cultural hegemónico sobre las mujeres y su sexualidad.
For more than 20 years, the Center for Reproductive Rights has used the law to advance reproductive freedom as a fundamental human right that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect, and fulfill.
The report reflects the growing body of analyses produced by the members of the Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition (WHRD International Coalition) since 2005. It demonstrates the evolution of our articulation of challenges to women human rights defenders (WHRDs), the source of these challenges and how best to respond to them. The use of 43 cases studies selected by WHRD International Coalition illuminate specific trends and experiences of WHRDs. The cases provide a vivid glimpse of the landscape in which WHRDs live and work.