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In this section, we feature writings from members of the Young Feminist Wire community, and other analysis by and about young feminist activism. If you would like to write for the #YFWire, contact us!

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Call for blogs: Young Feminist Advocates and the Post 2015 Development Framework
on 19th August, by Nelly

Are you a young feminist advocate? Have you or your organization engaged with the Post 2015…

#AbortTheStigma: campaigning to end abortion stigma
on 11th August, by Nelly

Youth Ki Awaaz (YKA) is a media platform for young Indians to “address some of the…

The Violence of Women’s Month Campaigns
on 7th August, by Nelly

Danielle Bowler* talks about how she dreads the wave of campaigns that have become associated with

African Women’s Day from a young African feminist perspective
on 30th July, by Nelly

African Women’s Day is celebrated annually on July 31. The day marks the first Pan-African Women’s…

#SayHerName: a must read article about Sandra Bland
on 22nd July, by Nelly

We interrupt our summer break to #SayHerName and to honor #SandraBland. Sandra Bland should not be…

11 Afghan women that will make you reconsider your life choices
on 16th July, by Nelly

Young Feminist Wire member Helena Kakar has been featured as one of 11 women that are…

Egypt: Country of remarkable, yet jailed, women
on 16th July, by Nelly

“No country in the world is safe for women human rights defenders, yet Egypt is particularly…

BuSSy: a place for untold gender stories in Egypt
on 6th July, by Nelly

A group of passionate young Egyptian women and men with a strong belief in the value…

Call for Participation: 13th AWID International Forum on Women’s Rights and Development
on 6th May, by Nelly

This invitation is for those who believe in futures free from gendered oppressions, the realization of…

Call for blogs: We want to know how young feminists from around the world are raising awareness about gender-based violence
on 21st April, by Nelly

Dear Young Feminist Wire Members, Feminist activists have been using the months of April and May…

Complete AWID and FRIDA’s Mapping Young Feminist Organizing Survey
on 7th April, by Nelly

***The deadline has been extended to May 4th*** Do you work with a young women-led or…

Young feminist uses menstrual pads to spread feminist messages
on 18th March, by Nelly

The Young Feminist Wire recently spoke to Elonë Kastrati, a young feminist from Germany, about the…

My reflections on building an inclusive youth-led movement
on 8th March, by Nelly

Several years ago, I felt that there was an urgent need to build a youth-led, pro-human…

Imprisoned young feminist activist Yara Sallam finalist for the 2015 Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk
on 6th March, by Nelly

Yara Sallam, finalist for the 2015 Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk…

Ayotzinapa: The Socialization of Pain
on 5th February, by Nelly

Have you heard any news about Iguala?, asked one of the participants of the education…

Respectability Politics: A Bane of Zimbabwean Women’s Organising?
on 23rd January, by Nelly

Photo credit: Nelly Bassily I realise that many people will most likely be familiar with respectability…

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