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Acknowledgement for yesterday, solidarity for tomorrow: Proposal for a solidarity-based approach to feminism
on 20th June, by Nelly

There are things that we as feminists ignore, and we ignore them because we take for…

Practicing feminist solidarity in difficult times in Brazil
on 20th June, by Nelly

A crisis always represents an opportunity, and in the case of Brazil, it represents a great…

Brazil teenage girl raped by 30 men speaks out
on 31st May, by Nelly

A 16-year-old girl in Rio de Janeiro was drugged and raped by about 30 men, who…

Beautiful, reserved and at home???
on 12th May, by Nelly

The week of April 18th, 2016 got off to a horrifying start for women in Brazil…

Poor Brazilian Women Carry the Greater Burden of the Zika Virus Epidemic
on 5th April, by Nelly

Much has been said about the Zika virus epidemic over the last few months and its…

Berta Zúñiga Cáceres’ speaks about her mother Berta Cáceres
on 1st April, by Nelly

Berta Zúñiga Cáceres from the Consejo Cívico de Organizaciones Populares e Indígenas de Honduras (COPINH) and…

Human Rights Defenders Paying a Heavy Price to Ensure Gender Justice
on 24th March, by Nelly

Berta Cáceres’ assassination reminds us of the systemic violence targeting women who dare to challenge patriarchy

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…

After The Sexual Harassment Of A 12-Year-Old Girl, Women Speak Out With #PrimeiroAssedio
on 13th November, by Nelly

Valentina Shulz is one of the many young chefs hoping to show off her culinary chops…

How A Brazilian Graffiti Artist Is Empowering Women Around The World
on 12th November, by Nelly

Panmela Castro is speaking out through her art to combat Brazil’s high rates of violence against…

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…

Youth Contest on Virtual Violence
on 2nd February, by Nelly

Adolescent girls and young women are victims of virtual violence that manifests itself through numerous cases…

Urgent Action: Release ‘the 17’ women in el Salvador
on 21st January, by Nelly

A series of pardon requests for a group of 17 Salvadoran women jailed with extremely long…

Claiming rights, facing fire: young feminist activists
on 20th October, by Nelly

Young women protest against the disappearance of students. Ayotzinapa, Mexico.Photo: Adriana García |Antonio Cortés, El Heraldo.…

El Salvador: Total ban on abortion is killing women and girls and condemning others to decades behind bars
on 3rd October, by Nelly

The government’s repressive and outdated total ban on abortion is blighting the lives of women and…

The LGBT, feminist and student voices behind Uruguay’s radical reforms
on 5th August, by Nelly

Photograph: Pablo Porciuncula/AFP/Getty One tiny country has been blazing a liberal trail across Latin America. In…

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