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EWL cosigns text calling for the abolition of surrogacy

EWL cosigns text calling for the abolition of surrogacy
[Brussels, 31 March 2015] The European Women’s Lobby (EWL), the Center for Bioethics and Culture (USA), the French « Collectif pour le Respect de la Personne » ( CoRP), and several associations (...)

Action/2015 Gabon song!

CSW59 Political Declaration: Women’s organisations in Europe and North America call on UN member states to Commit, Accelerate and Invest in women’s and girls’ human rights

CSW59 Political Declaration: Women's organisations in Europe and North America call on UN member states to Commit, Accelerate and Invest in women's and girls' human rights
[Brussels and New York, 19 March 2015] When meeting in March 2015 in New York, in the framework of the 59th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW59), UN member states were (...)
 

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European Women’s Lobby written statement for the 57th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

The European Women’s Lobby (EWL) is the largest umbrella organisation of women’s associations in the European Union (EU) and works to promote women’s rights and equality between women and men. We (...)

EWL Statement to Russian Government: Free Pussy Riot NOW!

EWL Statement to Russian Government: Free Pussy Riot NOW!
[Brussels, 10 August 2012] The litmus test of working democracy in any country is that the artists have the freedom of expression even when they criticise, make a satyr or openly mock official (...)

EWL delighted at award of Nobel Peace Prize to 3 women’s rights and peace activists

EWL delighted at award of Nobel Peace Prize to 3 women's rights and peace activists
[Brussels, 07 October 2011] The European Women’s Lobby (EWL) is delighted at the announcement that this year’s Nobel Peace Prize will, for the first time ever, be awarded to three women for ‘their (...)
 

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Join our Beijing+20 activities all year long in 2015!

Join our Beijing+20 activities all year long in 2015!
[Brussels, 11 December 2014] 2015 will be a very special year for the European Women’s Lobby (EWL): we will celebrate our 25th anniversary and commemorate the 20 years of the Beijing Platform for (...)

Help Save Prostituted Women in India! #Punishthepimp not the Women!

Help Save Prostituted Women in India! #Punishthepimp not the Women!
[New Delhi, India, 11 November 2014] Three million girls and women are trapped in prostitution in India. Most are between nine and thirteen years of age. The majority are from scheduled castes (...)

Speak out for 5 October - International Day of No Prostitution

Speak out for 5 October - International Day of No Prostitution
[Montréal, 3 October 2014] The 5th of October is the International Day of No Prostitution. you can make your voice heard towards a world free from prostitution! Make a picture of yourself with (...)