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Over 100 Feminists Sign Onto Solidarity Statement!

Yesterday, for International Women’s Day, women and allies across the world joined the Global Strike to demand gender equality and women’s human rights. The Women’s Global Call for Climate Justice released a Statement of Solidarity calling for not only women’s human rights but also climate justice, global equality, and development justice. Over 100 feminists supported the statement and we will continue …

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Solidarity Statement for the Women’s Global Strike!

Important: Read the Women’s Global Call for Climate Justice campaign’s solidarity statement for the Women’s Global Strike happening around the world this Wednesday, March 8th! The Women’s Global Call for Climate Justice (WGCCJ), representing over 200 partner organisations around the world, supports the calls for global women’s strikes starting on March 8th, 2017, International Women’s Day. For some time, several …

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Global Strike – A Day Without A Woman

A Day Without A Woman – On March 8th, International Women’s Day, women and our allies will act together for equity, justice, and the human rights of women, through a one-day demonstration of solidarity. Anyone, anywhere can join in one or all of the following ways: 1. Women take the day off, from paid and unpaid labor 2. Avoid shopping …

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Climate Justice at the 2017 People’s Climate March!

On April 29, 2017 – a diverse coalition of women’s groups, climate justice organization and allies, will unite to march as a Women for Climate Justice Contingent at the Peoples Climate March for Jobs, Justice and the Climate in Washington D.C., and in support of local marches across the country and world. The March comes as the culmination of strong …

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Rise Up! Women for Climate Justice at the 2017 #WomensMarch

On Saturday, January 21st, 2017 the day after the U.S. presidential inauguration, thousands of women will gather in Washington D.C. to stand up for our rights, our safety, our health, our families and our communities. A coalition of diverse organizations and individuals will unite and march as a ‘Women for Climate Justice‘ contingent during the Women’s March on Washington to stand …

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Women Act for Climate Justice: 10 Days of Global Mobilization

The Women’s Global Call for Climate Justice campaign is co-sponsoring and joining forces with Women Act for Climate Justice: 10 Days of Global Mobilization! This October 28 – November 6, 2016, join diverse women and girls around the world in organizing together to show our resistance to environmental and social degradation; demand drastic change away from our unjust neoliberal economic and development systems; highlight the …

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#ReclaimPower October Days of Action

Reclaiming power in energy systems and beyond, is one of the Women’s Global Call for Climate Justice focus areas for 2016 and as you may recall, it was the theme of our Earth Day Rally.  We’re excited to share with you how you can get involved and participate in #ReclaimPower 2016 especially during October as this month will specifically be …

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Campaign Re-grant Partners: Days of Solidarity & Educational Workshops

All India Women’s Conference (AIWC) and the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) have been busy this summer continuing their work for #womenclimatejustice as campaign re-grant partners – from implementing 20 educational programs to organizing a Day of Solidarity!   APWLD, alongside the villagers and the community-based organization of Tambon Ban Haeng, Ngao District, Lampang held a Day …

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Update from Women leading the movement for Climate Justice in India

All India Women’s Conference (AIWC) is the oldest national women’s organisation in India, starting in January, 1927 and dedicated to the upliftment and betterment of women and children. Over the years, AIWC has grown and spread all over India with Members across the country who carry on the work zealously with selfless dedication. AIWC is recognized the world over as …

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In Solidarity: Women Human Rights Defenders and Villagers Oppose Coal Mining and Demand Climate Justice

On June 9, 2016, APWLD (Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development), alongside the villagers and the community-based organization of Tambon Ban Haeng, Ngao District, Lampang held a Day of Solidarity. During the activity a community discussion took place, whereby the villagers and members of the Rak Ban Haeng Conservation Group shared their experiences in their struggle to resist a …