The international news agency Le Journal Afrique recently interviewed Aminetou Mint Moctar, Executive Director of WLP Mauritania/l’Association de Femmes Chefs de Famille (AFCF), about her anti-slavery activism.
WLP partners from around the globe will organize and participate in a number of activities for the 16 Days Against GBV, which runs from November 25 to December 10.
WLP launched Feminist Advocacy, Family Law and Violence against Women: International Perspectives, on November 1, 2018 in conjunction with the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security (GIWPS). Leading women's rights advocates from around the globe provided remarks on the status of discriminatory family laws and structures that perpetuate inequality and violence both in the home and in communities. An expert panel led a discussion around these issues, highlighting effective strategies for reform.
Agenda for a 2017 Youth Training of Trainers Institute on young women's leadership and advocacy to end violence against women organized by WLP Zimbabwe/Women's Self-Promotion Movement in Harare.