On August 9, 1956, nearly 20,000 women marched in South Africa against apartheid-era Pass Laws. The struggles they waged and the demands they raised are especially relevant today
The cabinet has called on all state governments to implement Violence against Persons Prohibition Act (VAPPA), 2015, a key demand of protesters. The parliament’s upper house also pushed legislation for protection of victims from stigma.
In this episode of Dispatches from India, we take a look at the gas leak in the south Indian city of Visakhapatnam, the situation of drivers in Kashmir due to COVID-19 and the ‘Bois Locker Room’ issue.
Two years after the murder and rape of a minor girl rocked Pakistan, its legislative assembly has introduced a law to prevent criminal activities against children
This years mobilization was one of the largest yet which saw millions across the continent on the streets demanding justice, rights and equality
We take a look at the mobilizations that took place in different countries across the world on International Working Women’s Day 2020.
Feminist militant Isis Ochoa discusses the centrality of women in the struggle against imperialism in Venezuela
In the lead-up to International Women’s Day, Azlaf Zahra of the Democratic Way in Morocco reflects on the importance of women’s struggles in the country and the world
The event will gather rural women from all over Brazil in the capital, ending in a march on International Women´s Day
Chilean women’s rights organizations and feminist movements have fiercely criticized president Sebastián Piñera for his misogynist and patriarchal remarks
Maria Júlia Montero, of the World March of Women, talks about the mobilizations planned for March 8