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Lesbiennes, bi, trans, afro-féministes, travailleuses du sexe… L’autre manif du 8 mars
on 8th March, by Nelly

Dimanche, diverses associations et collectifs – LGBT, pro-travailleurs du sexe, afro-féministes… – ont défilé dans les…

Before International Women’s Day, Feminist Five And Their Lawyers Are Called in by Police
on 8th March, by Nelly

Just before International Women’s Day on March 8, the Feminist Five activists in China, as well…

Kiddle search engine removes block on ‘gay,’ ‘puberty’ after criticism
on 3rd March, by Nelly

Kiddle, a website billed as a “visual search engine for kids,” was criticized on Twitter this…

Young Somali activist sentenced to death for being a lesbian
on 4th February, by Nelly

How a young Somali activist for women’s rights fled her homeland after she was outed as…

Activists are sending abortion pills to women with Zika
on 2nd February, by Nelly

Yesterday, the WHO declared Zika a global emergency—but, despite the fact that it’s linked to serious…

Jan 25, 5 years later: On the revolution that I missed
on 26th January, by Nelly

Every year, on January 25, I have the same thoughts. I don’t have any memories to…

Journalist Ruqia Hassan murdered by Isis after writing on life in Raqqa
on 8th January, by Nelly

Islamic State militants murdered a journalist who wrote about daily life in occupied Raqqa, having accused…

El Salvador: ‘I had a miscarriage. The judge accused me of murder’ – video
on 17th December, by Nelly

For Salvadoran women who suffer a miscarriage, the physical and emotional trauma of losing a child…

Sierra Leone legalizes abortion
on 16th December, by Nelly

Photo credit: Ipas Women with unwanted pregnancies in Sierra Leone will no longer have to undergo…

Garbage knows no social class, but fighting it does
on 7th December, by Nelly

Photo credit: Joelle Hatem Accentuated by the scorching summer heat, the pestilential smell of rotting garbage…

“From impunity to justice” research site explores the fight to end tech-related VAW
on 10th November, by Nelly

On 9 November, 2015, the Association for Progressive Communications released a new mini-site (http://www.genderit.org/onlinevaw ) for the“From impunity to…

Aya Chebbi: Redefining Feminist Narratives in Tunisia
on 23rd October, by Nelly

Aya Chebbi is an award winning Pan-African feminist activist and blogger. In recognition of her achievements,…

#FeesMustFall Student protests force us to look in the mirror
on 22nd October, by Nelly

  Photo credit: Imraan Christian In the past few days, students at the University of Witswatersrand…

Women’s Global Call for Climate Justice Campaign Poster Design Contest
on 16th September, by Nelly

Calling all women, girls and feminist artists! Women and girls of all ages, in all our…

Bangladesh gets its first lesbian cartoon character
on 11th September, by Nelly

Since February this year, four Bangladeshi liberal bloggers have been brutally murdered, stoking fears that space…

The girls aiming to change Africa: young activists speak out
on 2nd September, by Nelly

Five activists from countries across Africa talk about the issues that affect their lives, from disability…

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