According to data collected by observatories on gender and feminist movements of the region, about 282 femicides happened in Latin America and the Caribbean in January alone
Mariam Dhawale, general secretary of All India Democratic Women’s Association (AIDWA), talked to PeoplesDispatch about the legislation pending in India’s parliament that will guarantee women’s representation in higher government bodies.
Argentines are demanding the resignation of health minister and political trail against governor of the province of Jujuy for violating the rights of a 12 years old rape victim
This year’s march, called the Women’s Wave, was held in the aftermath of the midterm elections of 2018 which saw a record number of women participating and taking their place in Congress
Feminist and progressive sections staged a rally, condemning the coalition between the conservative Peoples Party, the center-right Citizens Party and the far-right Vox
Today, women, transgender, travestis, gender dissidents across Argentina are holding a strike in response to the acquittal of the two men who were accused of raping, torturing and killing 16 year old Lucía Perez two years ago