Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico, 14-15 November 2008

List of Participants

Socialist International Women Pia Locatelli
Marlène Haas

Full member organisations

ANGOLA
Organisation of Angolan Women, OMA Adélia Pires de Carvalho
Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola, MPLA Alice Paulina Dombolo
ARMENIA
Women's Committee Maria Titizian
ARF Armenian Socialist Party Anahit Stepanian
AUSTRIA
Austrian Social Democratic Women Bettina Stadlbauer
Social Democratic Party of Austria, SPÖ Maria Jonas
BRAZIL
Labour Women Action, AMT Miguelina Vecchio
Democratic Labour Party, PDT
COLOMBIA
Women's Organisation Lorenza Santos Barbosa
Liberal Party of Colombia, PLC Griselda Janeth Restrepo
Karmen Peña
CÔTE D'IVOIRE
Women's Organisation of the Côte d'Ivoire Marie Odette Lorougnon
Popular Front, OFFPI Hué Lou Simone
Côte d'Ivoire Popular Front, FPI
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
CPDS Women's Organisation Epifania Avomo Biko
Convergence for Social Democracy, CPDS
FINLAND
Social Democratic Women in Finland Merja-Hannele Vuohelainen
Finnish Social Democratic Party, SDP
GREECE
Women's Department Antigoni Karali-Dimitriadi
Panhellenic Socialist Movement, PASOK
MEXICO
Secretariat for Gender Equality Martha Dalia Gastélum
Party of Democratic Revolution, PRD Hortensia Aragón
Nallely Hernández
Zaida Arias
Hilda Sánchez
MEXICO
National Women's Organisation, ONMPRI Beatriz Paredes
Institutional Revolutionary Party, PRI Lourdes Quiñones
Esthela Ponce
Patricia Retamoza
Yolanda Rodríguez
NORWAY
Norwegian Labour Party Women Lise Christoffersen
Norwegian Labour Party, DNA
PAKISTAN
Women's Wing Fozia Behram
Pakistan People's Party, PPP
PORTUGAL
National Department of Socialist Women Maria Manuela Augusto
Socialist Party, PS
SPAIN
Secretariat for Equality Maribel Montaño
Spanish Socialist Workers' Party, PSOE Soledad Cabezon
Candela Mora

Consultative member organisations

UKRAINE
Ukrainian Roses Svitlana Kniazieva
Social Democratic Party of Ukraine, SDPU

Observer member organisations

RUSSIAN FEDERATION
A Just Russia Party Alla Kuzmina
Marina Dobrovolskaya
Marina Sazonova
   
National Union of Saharawi Women, UNMS Fatma el Mehdi
Polisario Front  

Guest organisations

Zapata Foundation Margarita Zapata
Ginette González
SIW Secretariat
  Janice Flower
Julia González

 

 

News

Nobel Peace Prize 2018

05 October 2018

The Socialist International Women (SIW) would like to warmly congratulate the Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi campaigner Nadia Murad on winning the 2018 Nobel peace prize for their work on combating sexual violence...

Obituary - Maria Jonas

01 February 1940 - 25 September 2018

We were deeply saddened to hear today that our comrade and friend Maria Jonas, former Secretary General of Socialist International Women, has died at the age of 78 years...

Coucil Meeting

Geneva, Switzerland, 28 and 29 June 2018

For a World 50-50 in 2030 – The Great Challenges

Socialist International Women denounces brutal attacks on Palestinian demonstrators

17 May 2018

The Socialist International Women strongly denounces the use of lethal fire by Israeli military forces against Palestinian demonstrators in Gaza on Sunday 14 May 2018...

Connecting Rural Women – E-Development and Rural Women's Empowerment

16 March 2018

62nd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), United Nations, New York, from 12 to 23 March 2018

Side Event hosted by the Permanent Mission of Mongolia to the UN; the Mongolian People’s Party; Socialist International Women(SIW) and PES Women

Empowering Rural Women: Granting Universal Rights to Sexual and Reproductive Health Services

15 March 2018

62nd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), United Nations, New York, from 12 to 23 March 2018

Parallel Event hosted by the Socialist International Women (SIW), PES Women and Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS)

International Women's Day Declaration

08 March 2018

In solidarity and recognition of the immense societal, economic and political achievements of women and girls worldwide Socialist International Women is proud to support International Women’s Day (IWD) 2018...

Statement on Unilateral Decision by the United States of America to Recognise Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel

07 December 2017

The Socialist International Women (SIW) disapproves the decision of President Trump to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and relocate the US embassy there from Tel Aviv...

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

25 November 2017

Socialist International Women affirms its support for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women as an opportunity to focus on the continuing suffering and oppression of women and girls worldwide, and the vital roles that governments and individuals have in creating positive change...

Council Meeting

Barcelona, Spain, 21 and 22 November 2017

Democracy in Crisis, Populism on the Rise - Where do Women's Rights fit in?

Council Meeting

United Nations, New York, 14 July 2017

Rural Areas, Media and ICT - New Challenges and More Opportunities for Women’s Empowerment

In Memory of Carmen Chacón

13 March 1971 - 09 April 2017

The Socialist International Women was deeply saddened to receive the news of the death of Carmen Chacón on 09 April 2017 at the age of 46 years...

Council Meeting and XXI Congress

25 - 27 February 2017

Gender Inequality in the World Today – Understanding the New Challenges and Ending Gender Inequality by 2030

Publications

The First Hundred Years

A Short History of Socialist International Women

By Irmtraut Karlsson

This book tells the history of the first one hundred years of the Socialist International Women

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