Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 20 and 21 November 2009

List of Participants

Socialist International Women Pia Locatelli
Marlène Haas

Full member organisations

AUSTRIA
Austrian Social Democratic Women Maria Jonas
Social Democratic Party of Austria, SPÖ  
BRAZIL
Labour Women Action, AMT Miguelina Vecchio
Democratic Labour Party, PDT Maria Eugenia Steyer
  Ildemar Barbosa
BULGARIA
Union of Socialist Women for Parity and Solidarity Deniza Slateva
Bulgarian Socialist Party, BSP  
CAMEROON
Social Democratic Front, SDF Chantal Kambiwa
COLOMBIA
Women's Organisation Lorenza Santos
Liberal Party of Colombia, PLC  
COSTA RICA
Women’s Movement Clara Lieberman
National Liberation Party, PLN
CROATIA
Social Democratic Women’s Forum Mirjana Feric-Vac
Social Democratic Party, SDP  
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Dominican Federation of Social Democratic Women, Janet Camilo
FEDOMUSDE Digna Reynoso
Dominican Revolutionary Party, PRD Larissa Fernandez
  Silvia Garcia
  Luz del Alba Tevenin
  Amancia de la Cruz
GREECE
Women's Department Antigoni Karali-Dimitriadi
Panhellenic Socialist Movement, PASOK
GUATEMALA
Women's Secretariat Maura Estrada
National Union for Hope, UNE Edna Soto de Késtler
HAITI
Union of Haitian Social Democrats Jessie Benoît
  Marie Noel
  Aurora Bellefleur
  Nadege Simplice
   
  Armide Fort
  Snelle Joseph
  Sherlyne Perrier
MEXICO
National Women's Organisation, ONMPRI Margarita Zapata
Institutional Revolutionary Party, PRI  
MOROCCO
National Secretariat for Women Ouafa Hajji
Socialist Union of Popular Forces, USFP Touria Majdouline
NETHERLANDS
Women’s Organisation Marije Laffeber
Labour Party, PvdA  
NORWAY
Norwegian Labour Party Women Lise Christoffersen
Norwegian Labour Party, DNA  
SPAIN
Secretariat for Equality Maribel Montaño
Spanish Socialist Workers' Party, PSOE  
VENEZUELA
National Women's Secretariat Isabel Carmona
Democratic Action, AD Aixa López
  Valeria Gómez
VENEZUELA
Movement for Socialism, MAS Sonia Pacheco
  Carmen González

Consultative member organisations

IRAN
Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan, PDKI Parvanah Heidari
UKRAINE
Ukrainian Roses Olena Skomoroshchenko
Social Democratic Party of Ukraine, SDPU  
VENEZUELA
PODEMOS Maribel Castillo Aloni
  Norma García

Observer member organisations

RUSSIAN FEDERATION
A Just Russia Party Alla Kyzmina
Natalya Velikaya

Associated member organisations

Party of European Socialist, PES Lesia Radelicki

Observers

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC Sara Solís
Dominican Federation of Social Democratic Women, Mirna Santos
FEDOMUSDE Katy Nova
Dominican Revolutionary Party, PRD Gisela Nova
  Vilmania Arzeno
  Agne Berenice Contreras
  Mary Sánchez
  Josefa Castillo
  Melania Salvador
  Manola Santana
  Xiomara Guante
  Regina Bureo
  Cecilia Guzmán
  Marianela Pérez
  Virginia Mañon
  Carmen Cabrera
  Ina Gil
  Amarilis Peralta
  Dulce Maria Peralta
  Francia Sánchez
  Inés Matos
  Jocelyn Marínez
  Ana Maria Pierrot
  Estela Ozuna
  Miriam Abreu
  Julissa Hierro
  Maria Mercedes Ortiz
  Cristiana Rodríguez
  Giseida Mercado
  Rochi Duncan
  Sandra Albbot
  Dennise Llaverias
  Norma Alvarez
  Michel Arnaud
  Gloria Furcal
  Milagros Martínez
  Mireya Mazara
  Juana Paredes
  Sonia Jiménez
  Faride Raful
  Minerva Casalinovo
  Yolada Santaella
  Mery Peña
  Valeri Vega
  Olaya Dotel
  Zoila Rojas
  Marianela Ramírez
  Roxanna Oviedo

 

SIW Secretariat
  Janice Flower
  Paune Branagan

 

News

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

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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

UN Climate Change Conference 2016

Conference of the Parties (COP22), United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Marrakech, Morroco, 07 to 18 November 2016

Parallel event hosted by the Socialist International Women (SIW), the Forum of the African Women Post 2015 and Jossour Forum of the Moroccan Women, Bab Ighli Site, Green Zone, 14 November 2016

Former SI President António Guterres to become next UN Secretary General

06 October 2016

The Socialist International Women (SIW) would like to congratulate António Guterres on being chosen as the next Secretary-General of the United Nations.

Council Meeting

28 and 29 June 2016

The UN Sustainable Development Goals – Gender Sensitive Budgeting and Climate Change

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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