Blog

  • What the suffragettes started, we need to finish

    Feb 05, 2018
    February 6th marks a hundred years since the British parliament passed the Representation of the People Act. Our Head of ...
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  • A brighter future for young girls in Ethiopia

    Feb 01, 2018
    Thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery, Womankind is working with Setaweet, an Ethiopian feminist movement, to deliver a groundbreaking curriculum ...
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  • Interview with an activist: Durga Sob in Nepal

    Jan 30, 2018
    Today, we celebrate the work of our longstanding partner Feminist Dalit Organisation (FEDO), who work to advocate on behalf of ...
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  • Breaking the silence: lesbian, bisexual and trans women campaigning for freedom from violence

    Dec 08, 2017
    A guest blog by Philippa Drew, Womankind supporter and Trustee of the Human Dignity Trust and the Kaleidoscope Trust.
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  • Womankind Worldwide welcomes new Chair, Maggie Baxter

    Dec 05, 2017
    Womankind Worldwide is delighted to announce the formal appointment of Maggie Baxter OBE as our new Chair.
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  • Honouring Women Human Rights Defenders

    Nov 27, 2017
    Womankind is marking Women Human Rights Defenders Day to shine a spotlight on their work as they champion a women’s ...
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  • Gender inequality and the rush for land: a perfect storm for women’s rights in Uganda

    Nov 27, 2017
    Around the world women represent 70-80% of small holder farmers. They work in fields and gardens to put food on ...
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  • Justice for women is key to ending violence

    Nov 24, 2017
    25th November is the International Day to End Violence against Women and, this year, more than ever, women are saying ...
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  • International Agreements on Women’s Rights: A Framework for Action

    Nov 13, 2017
    We look at the role of women's movements in pushing for women’s rights to be enshrined in international law.
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  • Women working together in Zimbabwe - A Coalition of Hope

    Oct 31, 2017
    The women of Zimbabwe face many challenges. Ahead of the 2018 elections, we're working in partnership with the Women's Coalition ...
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