May 14, 2017
openDemocracy Feature: What would a world without barriers to feminist solidarity look like?
Exclusive conference coverage from openDemocracy 50.50: Jennifer Allsopp reports from the first day of of the 2017 Nobel Women’s Initiative conference. . ““We want all the barriers down,” declared Nobel peace prize winner Mairead Maguire yesterday, opening the 10th anniversary…READ MORE >
Meet Yanar Mohammed, Iraq
Yanar will be joining us in Germany for our 2017 international conference: A GLOBAL FEMINIST RESISTANCE: the evolution and revolution—adapting to survive thrive! Read her profile, and learn about her work supporting women fleeing dangerous living situations…READ MORE >
Meet Julienne Lusenge, Democratic Republic of Congo
Julienne will be joining us in Germany for our 2017 international conference: A GLOBAL FEMINIST RESISTANCE: the evolution and revolution—adapting to survive thrive! Read her #16Days profile, and learn about her work supporting survivors of…READ MORE >
openDemocracy Feature: Jody Williams—Women Fight Back
Exclusive conference coverage from openDemocracy 50.50: Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams writes about Women Fight Back: from survive to thrive ahead of our Evolve the Mvmt conference. The rising backlash against women’s rights, as well…READ MORE >
September 27, 2016
When We Are Bold now available!
Nobel Women’s Initiative is pleased to announce the release of “When We Are Bold: Women Who Turn Our Upsidedown World Right” – a collection of 28 profiles of women who boldly work for change, by…READ MORE >
June 08, 2017
Laureate Mairead Maguire Renews Call for End to Siege of Gaza
Nobel Peace Laureate Mairead Maguire continues to urge peace and an end to the Israeli occupation of Palestinian lands in recent speech at the Women’s Boat to Gaza Conference at the Swedish Parliament. “We demand…READ MORE >
May 08, 2017
Canada, it’s time to be bold: Leymah Gbowee meets Canadian PM
“There are 10 000 Malalas and 10 000 Leymahs in every community. Go find them and support them.” With those words, Nobel Peace laureate Leymah Gbowee and Iraqi feminist activist Yanar Mohammed kicked off a…READ MORE >
June 19, 2017
Nobel Women release 2016 Annual Report!
Nobel Women’s Initiative is pleased to announce the release of our 2016 Annual Report! 2016 was a big year as we celebrated the organization’s 10th anniversary, released a book and more—and we’re so excited to share…READ MORE >
June 14, 2017
United Nations: Abolish Nuclear Weapons!
Call on the United Nations to ban nuclear weapons in war! Nuclear weapons pose an ongoing threat to international peace and security. They are the only weapons of mass destruction that the United Nations has not…READ MORE >
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