In March 2016, the UK’s Network of Eritrean Women released a statement in partnership with WILPF International, at the Human Rights Council meeting, asking the international community to take concrete … Continue readingJoint statement by WILPF and the Network of Eritrean Women
In this TEDxLausanne talk, Madeleine Rees examines gender and how the intersection of political economy, militarism and the multi lateral system, have undermined the promise of the Charter and Human Rights, … Continue readingGender, war and peace
Helen Kay (HK): One of the questions that members of UKWILPF are interested in is ‘what is preventing effective intervention in Syria, particularly by the UN?’ Madeleine Rees (MR): The … Continue readingWhat is preventing effective intervention in Syria?
If you haven’t already used this, here is a letter template for sending to your MP urging her or him to honour UN Security Council Resolution 1325 (by including civil … Continue readingLetter to send to MPs: Where are the women in Syrian peace negotiations?
Joining in the day of actions held around the country on Saturday 12 September, UK WILPF held a short vigil welcoming refugees to the UK and reminding the UK government … Continue readingUK WILPF says “Refugees welcome”