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More than 150 organizations call on king to release bahraini activist
on 23rd September, by Nelly

 Originally published on Thursday, 18 September 2014 Update: 19 September 2014: We are happy to…

Egypt – Update: Trial Of Women Human Rights Defenders Postponed
on 18th September, by Nelly

On 13 September 2014, the Police Institute near Tora postponed the trial of the seven women…

An interview with Abir Copty on Palestine, feminism and the BDS movement
on 21st August, by Nelly

Photo credit: Christopher Hazou This is an interview with Abir Kopty, recorded via Skype on August…

Sign the petition: Release Young Women Human Rights Defenders Immediately
on 10th July, by Nelly

On 21 June 2014, seven women human rights defenders (WHRDs) were arrested along with 16 other…

Sexual assault and the state: A history of violence
on 8th July, by Nelly

This article contains strong language and graphic sexual content. Photo by: Virginie Nguyen ​Hend (not her…

Statement From The Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition On The Arrest Of Egyptian WHRDs
on 4th July, by Nelly

The Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition (WHRDIC) condemns the arrest of seven women human rights…

Turkish Women Use Twitter to Fight Sexual Harassment
on 22nd April, by Ghadeer Malek

Source: The New York Times By CEYLAN YEGINSU Thousands of Turkish women have taken part in…

CREA's Sexuality, Gender, and Rights Institute: Exploring Theory and Practice | 21-29 June, 2014 | Istanbul, Turkey
on 8th April, by Ghadeer Malek

Applications are due on or before 15 April 2014. To apply online, click here. If you experience…

This WEDNESDAY, 19th of March: 'Guests on the Wire' session on Women's Rights in the Post-2015 Agenda
on 17th March, by Ghadeer Malek

**Registration is now closed. If you have registered and have not received instructions yet, please email

Call for Solidarity: We, the Women, are in Taksim in Istanbul on the 8th of March!
on 4th March, by Ghadeer Malek

Dear Young Feminist Wire members, Below is a statement by the Istanbul Feminist Collective announcing and…

Are women's movements a force for change? – podcast by The Guardian
on 24th February, by Ghadeer Malek

Global Development Podcast banner from The Guardian Dear Young Feminist Wire members, This month’s Global development…

Take Back the Tech Digital Love Story: Love in the Times of the Internet
on 18th February, by Ghadeer Malek

Source: Take Back the Tech Taken from Take Back the Tech…

Qahera – The hijabi superheroine (kicking misogyny's butt since 2013)
on 14th February, by Nelly

It’s not everyday you read a comic-strip where the superheroine says in a speech bubble: “I…

Generations in Dialogue: Beyond the Blame Game
on 29th October, by Loubna H. Skalli

 By Loubna H. Skalli* Hanna@American.edu For four days during this past June (11-14, 2013), The Young…

QAHERA: Hijabi Superhero comic on sexual street harrasment
on 12th September, by Ghadeer Malek

Dear Young Feminist Wire members, This new comic by QAHERA, a comic artist blogging about the…

FEMEN: You’re Doing It Wrong
on 19th June, by Nelly

Click on the image to listen to an audio interview with Paola Salwan Paher as she…

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