Blog

  • Pan African Feminism – how is unity gained amongst so much diversity?

    Apr 13, 2017
    Our Movement and Network Capacity Manager, Laura Brown, has been spending some time with FEMNET, the African Women’s Development and ...
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  • The power of radio for women’s movements

    Apr 12, 2017
    Radio plays such an important role for women’s movements to communicate about women’s rights, gender equality and initiate positive open ...
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  • Finding Womankind’s role in supporting the African women’s rights movement

    Mar 17, 2017
    Our Movement and Network Capacity Manager, Laura Brown, blogs about Womankind's role in supporting the African women’s rights movement as ...
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  • Women have left the building: why the women's strike matters

    Mar 08, 2017
    Our Policy Manager, Chiara Capraro, blogs about why Womankind supports a Day Without A Woman
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  • #MovingMountains on International Women's Day, and every day

    Mar 08, 2017
    This International Women’s Day, we are celebrating the women’s movements changing the world for women.
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  • “One day, the old mothers came to perform the ritual. I was told not to cry”

    Feb 06, 2017
    Our blog for Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation: FGM is a violation of the human rights of ...
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  • Attack on aid is an attack on women's rights

    Jan 31, 2017
    Barbara Dockalova, our Policy Manager for Violence Against Women and Girls, blogs about the increasing attacks on overseas aid and ...
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  • Introducing the Maasai women’s movement

    Jan 26, 2017
    We recently visited our partner organisation, FIDA Kenya, to meet the women transforming their communities and improving the lives of ...
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  • And Still We Rise – why we’re marching for women’s rights this weekend

    Jan 20, 2017
    We support the strong call by the women’s march on Washington, and the solidarity shown through dozens of sister marches, ...
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  • Wins for women’s rights in 2016

    Dec 30, 2016
    Here is our roundup of some of the past year’s biggest success stories for women’s rights from around the world......
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