STOP THE MADNESS! women’s protests in Israel

We received from the international list of Women in Black, information about common protests by women, against crackdown of Palestinians Stop the Eviction of Families from Sheikh Jarah! Stop the Military Assault on Gaza! Stop Police Violence Against Civilians! End the Occupation, End Apartheid and Dispossession! We Choose Living Together — in Dignity, Justice, and …

Επείγουσα έκκληση οικονομικής υποστήριξης νεαρής γυναίκας και ανήλικης κόρης

* ΠΡΟΣΟΧΗ: Σκληρές εικόνες Δημοσιεύουμε σήμερα μια μακροχρόνια υπόθεση φρικτής ενδοοικογενειακής βίας και απευθύνουμε επείγουσα έκκληση οικονομικής υποστήριξης για μια νεαρή γυναίκα και την ανήλικη κόρη της. Πρόκειται για μια 39χρονη γυναίκα η οποία έχει υποστεί βαριά και συστηματική κακοποίηση από τον πρώην σύζυγό της, με αποτέλεσμα να έχει βαριές κακώσεις στο κεφάλι και στη …

Women in Black, Madrid on the PROHIBITION OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS

WE CELEBRATE THE PROHIBITION OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS On 22 January 2021, the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) entered into force. The treaty was approved by the General Assembly of the United Nations. The countries that have atomic weapons, the United States, United Kingdom, France, China and Russia (permanent members of the Security …

Pay transparency directive – a milestone in closing the gender pay gap?

[Brussels, 19 March 2021] The European Women’s Lobby (EWL) welcomes the recently adopted legislative proposal on pay transparency by the European Commission, which has been long overdue. While there are many positive measures in the proposal including a definition of ‘work of equal value’, the EWL regrets that mandatory reporting on the gender pay gap …