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HarassMap: Ending the social acceptability of sexual harassment
on 9th March, by Nelly

  Dear Young Feminist Wire members, On this International Women’s Day, with the theme “A promise…

Body and Mind: A Tale of Women’s Oppression
on 23rd January, by Paola Salwa Daher

By: Paola Salwa Daher I find writing about women’s body image, self-esteem and their relationship to…

Getting to Zero: Pink Life
on 5th December, by Ghadeer Malek

As part of AWID’s Getting to Zero project today we are profiling the work of Pink…

Dana Bakdounis and the Uprising of Women in the Arab World
on 26th October, by Nelly

Like hundreds of young women and men all across the Arab world and beyond, Dana Bakdounis,…

Nazra for Feminist Studies: Manual on Women Human Rights Defenders
on 30th August, by Ghadeer Malek

Source: Nazra for Feminist Studies   Report   Manual on Women Human Rights Defenders – Arabic…

An Egyptian Young Academic Analyzing the Power Dynamics in Egypt: The shape of Egypt’s second republic
on 29th August, by Ghadeer Malek

Most Egyptians will come to remember 13 August 2012 as more than just another long hot…

The Private is Political But My Body is Not Owned by the State
on 28th June, by Charlotte Soulary

The last weeks have been restless in defending body’s rights, and it seems that politicians from…

An Inspiration to Young Women around the World
on 12th June, by Ghadeer Malek

Source: Qantara.orgAn increasing number of Muslim women are competing in sports. They face numerous challenges…

Young egyptian woman speaks out against harassment with a piece called "I felt Evil"
on 6th June, by Nelly

Source: Zaghaleel By: Nihal Saad* Published on June 4, 2012 Saturday evening I went to Tahrir…

Turkey: Women say no to the abortion ban
on 4th June, by Charlotte Soulary

Source: Say No Abortion Ban TO THE POLICIES OF THE PRIME MINISTER AND THE GOVERNMENT THAT…

Karama Delegation to AWID Forum 2012
on 15th May, by Nelly

Source: www.el-karama.orgA delegation of six youth leaders and women activists from Lebanon, Libya, Egypt, Iraq,…

Egypt's Nazra for Feminist Studies brings Graffiti 7arimi Campaign to the AWID forum
on 21st April, by Nelly

Nawara Belal from Egypt’s Nazra for Feminist Studies spray paints and explains the Graffiti 7arimi campaign…

Collective analysis for radical change, or how I discovered (and applied) popular education
on 21st April, by Paola Salwa Daher

By: Paola Daher As human beings, in this day and age of technology, we are constantly…

Impressions from a young feminist on Day 1 of the 2012 AWID forum
on 20th April, by Paola Salwa Daher

Gita Sen asks: Who needs or wants a larger share of a poisoned pie? By: Paola…

Kurdish Women: Resilience In The Face Of Double Discrimination
on 13th April, by Nelly

Source: AWID friday file Kurds living in Turkey mainly inhabit the East and South-East of Turkey.…

Syria: Activist Rima Dali Arrested in Damascus for Calling for End to Killing
on 10th April, by Nelly

Source: Global Voices by: Leila Nachawati Rego UPDATE: To protest Rima´s detention and that of all…

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