On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Dr. Widad Akreyi says “Justice and equality are human rights. To bring about the change we desire, we must safeguard our rights in our respective communities, where people from all genders, backgrounds, ethnicities, lifestyles and belief systems can come together to form global champions for gender equality.”
The report Emerging Solutions for Gender Equality 2018 is available online. It provides an analysis of the HeForShe Champions initiative.
Dr. Widad Akreyi, a multi award-winning peace-builder and co-founder of Defend International, condemns prejudice and calls on you to join us and unite against anti-Semitism and all forms of hatred.
The UN World Youth Report: Youth and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development has been released. The report delves into the role the 2030 Agenda can play in enhancing youth development efforts.
Defend International is pleased to inform its members and supporters that they can register to participate in International Metropolis Conference, scheduled to take place from 24 to 28 June 2018 in Canada.
The 2018 edition of International Migration Outlook has been released. It provides an analysis of recent developments in migration movements and policies in OECD countries and some non member countries.
Dr. Widad Akreyi, co-founder of Defend International, was presented with the 2018 International Woman Harmony Award for devoting her life to defending human rights. She received the award on November 23rd at the Signorelli Theatre in Cortona during a ceremony broadcasted by RTV 38.