This year’s Global Day of Action for Stop Explosive Investment will take place on 23 May 2017. We ask our members to get involved in (1) calling on all financial institutions worldwide to end all investments in cluster munition producers, and to (2) encourage governments to adopt or enact legislation to ban investments in all companies that produce cluster munitions.
Co-founder of Defend International strongly condemned the Turkish airstrikes on Shingal and Rojava and suggested a no-fly zone for Rojava to prevent Turkey from violating international law.
Canadian nonprofits shared their best ideas for how to build a better world through technology. Some of the projects selected by Google.org Impact Challenges are transformational, and therefore we ask our members and friends to take part in choosing the winners.
We are pleased to inform our valued members and supporters that they can register to participate in the Leveraging Technologies for Women’s Economic Empowerment webinar hosted by Empower Women on February 9th.
Our colleagues have published a new report on Germany’s extraterritorial obligations under CEDAW and the Arms Trade Treaty related to arms transfers to India, Iraq, Mexico, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia and their impacts on women.