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  • Still rising: women’s movements in a changing world

    Still rising: women’s movements in a changing world

    A global backlash against women’s rights is on the rise. Women’s movements have pushed long and hard for women’s rights to be enshrined in international policy frameworks, and the current global political landscape risks a serious regression on progress made. As MA Gender and Development alumni, working in, with and for women’s movements, we find our […]Read More »
  • Pan-African Women’s Conference on 2030 Agenda and Africa Agenda 2063 – Summary Report

    Pan-African Women’s Conference on 2030 Agenda and Africa Agenda 2063 – Summary Report

    The Pan-African Women’s Conference on 2030 Agenda held in May 2017, was the very first for FEMNET members and women’s rights organizations across Africa, since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development  (SDGs) and after the AU developed its 10-year implementation plan for the Agenda 2063. The conference served to consolidate a collective voice […]Read More »
  • “Retract your Statement & Resign!” – Women’s organizations tell Maendeleo Ya Wanawake Chairperson

    “Retract your Statement & Resign!” – Women’s organizations tell Maendeleo Ya Wanawake Chairperson

    We the undersigned women’ rights organizations and allies working towards advancement of gender equality and women’s empowerment in Kenya and beyond strongly condemn the recent outrageous, regressive and disempowering utterances by the chairperson of Maendeleo Ya Wanawake (MYWO)  Rahab  Mwikali during an interview on 28/10/2017 on national station KTN Kenya that out rightly advocated for […]Read More »