Apart from the capital Mexico City and southern province of Oaxaca, in the rest of the country, abortion is illegal.
The Buenos Aires legislator and women’s rights activist, Ofelia Fernández, expressed about the need to create a Ministry of Gender, Women and Diversity in the city of Buenos Aires
The Ni Una Menos movement was founded in 2015. On the anniversary of its founding, feminists held a virtual mobilization with the demand for a definitive end to all gender-based violence
The National Campaign for the Right to Legal, Safe and Free Abortion, gave the call for the demonstration on the occasion of its fifteenth anniversary
As the world struggles with the COVID-19 pandemic and distancing becomes the new normal, loneliness and the lack of touch has emerged as one of the greatest losses, says activist and playwright V
Feminists and women’s rights activists across the region say that women are at greater risk and urge the governments to step up measures to address all forms of gender-based violence
The delegation denounced the de-facto government in Bolivia for serious human rights violations and state crimes committed after the coup
This is the first time that a head of state in Argentina will present a bill of this nature and it will be a significant breakthrough for the long-demanded abortion rights in the country.
We take a look at the mobilizations that took place in different countries across the world on International Working Women’s Day 2020.
What has made this year’s International Women’s Day different from years before this 8th of March 2020? To understand the context of this day in context to the current political climate in India with the coming in of the Citizenship Amendment Act and National Population Register. Newsclick talks to Githa Hariharan, writer and founder member of Indian Cultural Forum about the role women are playing in this transformative moment in the history of this country.
Women’s presence in social movements has never been so consistent and more and more, they are in the frontlines
Feminist militant Isis Ochoa discusses the centrality of women in the struggle against imperialism in Venezuela