On March 5th, UN Women Executive Director, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka presented UN Women’s newest report “Women’s rights in review 25 years after Beijing”, on March 5th New York City. The Feminist Alliance for Rights was invited to reflect on the role of the feminist movement in this journey. Our colleague Anya Victoria, Senior Program Coordinator of FAR, took this opportunity to […]
The following statement has been endorsed by more than 1600 individuals and women’s networks and organizations from more than 100 countries, to demand States the adoption of a feminist policy to address the extraordinary challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic in a manner that is consistent with human rights standards and principles. This initiative was initiated by women from the Global South […]
The Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) is the Global Coordinator for FAR. For over 25 years CWGL has been at the forefront of global feminist organizing and movement-building by bridging voices for social justice and self-determination and operating through an intersectional framework of gender, human rights and economic policy.
FAR organized a consultative session on the effects of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) on women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) on November 8th, 2019 in the eve of the Nairobi Summit on the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD). The meeting was attended by feminist and SRHR activists from Nigeria, Kenya, Sierra Leone, Uganda and South Africa, working […]
FAR’s governance structure consists of a Steering Committee composed by feminists representing constituencies and organizations that have regional representation and work at the national level.The Steering Committee members are the main focal persons of FAR in their regions. In January 2020, our alliance welcomed two new members from the Caribbean and Central Europe, who will provide guidance and support to […]