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Meet Pilar Carolina Arrese Alcala, Mexico

Meet Pilar Carolina Arrese Alcala, Mexico

Pilar Carolina Arrese Alcala is a psychologist who works with the highly respected Centro de Derechos Humanos Miguel Agustín Prodh… Read More »

Meet Martha Fernanda Sánchez Soler, Mexico

Meet Martha Fernanda Sánchez Soler, Mexico

Martha Fernanda Sánchez Soler is the co-founder and president of the Mesoamerican Migrant Movement. The Movement is a Mexican-based network… Read More »

Meet Claudia Medina, Mexico

Claudia Medina

Claudia Medina is a sexual violence and torture survivor and member of Breaking the Silence: All Together Against Torture—a campaign… Read More »

Spotlight: Rosa Emilia Salamanca, Colombia

Spotlight: Rosa Emilia Salamanca, Colombia

Rosa Emilia Salamanca is the director of the Corporación de Investigación y Acción Social y Económia (CIASE), a Colombian peace… Read More »

Riya: Meet Nyuon Suzan Sebit, South Sudan

Riya: Meet Nyuon Suzan Sebit, South Sudan

Riya joined us in Ottawa for the 2015 Sister-to-Sister Mentorship Program. She completed six weeks of communications and advocacy training… Read More »

Htet Htet: Meet N Bawk Hkwan, Burma

Htet Htet: Meet N Bawk Hkwan, Burma

Htet Htet  joined us in Ottawa for the 2015 Sister-to-Sister Mentorship Program. She completed six weeks of communications and advocacy… Read More »

Neesa: Meet Yessica Trinidad, Honduras

Neesa: Meet Yessica Trinidad, Honduras

Neesa joined us in Ottawa for the 2015 Sister-to-Sister Mentorship Program. She completed six weeks of communications and advocacy training… Read More »

Spotlight: Dr. Rola Halam

Spotlight: Dr. Rola Halam

“We must stop the blood shed. We must stop the suffering.” – Dr. Rola Hallam Meet Dr. Rola Hallam a… Read More »

Spotlight: Women in Black

Spotlight: Women in Black

Women in Black (WIB) is a world-wide feminist network of women committed to peace with justice and actively opposed to… Read More »

Featured Video

089 Yanarsmall

Watch Yanar Mohammed talk about her work.

Featured Video

Film: This is My Witness

Watch a clip of Ma Pu Sein from the Nobel Women’s Initiative film, “This Is My Witness”

It’s not just about hope and ideas. It’s about action.

Shirin Ebadi