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النسويات حول العالم يطالبن بالإضراب النسائي العالمي في 8 مارس/آذار 2020

رداً على الوعود غير المتحققة التي تقدمت بها الحكومات على مسار إعمال حقوق الإنسان والمساواة والتنمية والسلم لجميع النساء، دعت أكثر من 95 منظمة نسوية من أكثر من 36 دولة حول العالم إلى الإضراب النسائي العالمي في اليوم الدولي للمرأة (8 مارس/آذار 2020). تحت شعار “إذا أضربت النساء يتوقف العالم” يطالب الإضراب النساء من جميع أنحاء الأرض بالكف عن العمل أو الإبطاء في العمل، سواء كان رسمياً أو من أعمال الرعاية، وأن يتجمعن تحت لواء المطالبة بحقوق الإنسان الخاصة بالمرأة.
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Press Release: Feminists Around The World Call For A Women’s Global Strike On March 8, 2020

In response to unkept promises made by governments to advance human rights, equality, development and peace for all women, more than 95 feminist organisations from over 36 countries worldwide call for a Women’s Global Strike on International Women’s Day (March 8, 2020). Under the theme, “If women stop, the world stops”, the strike calls women from every corner of the world to stop or slow down their formal or care work and come together to demand women’s human rights. To read the full press release click here.

Press Release: On Labour Day, Feminist Groups Reiterate Call for A Women’s Global Strike

On May Day, feminists, women’s groups and social justice movements are demanding a just, fair and equitable world  that includes, a living wage, no gender wage gap, ending gender-based violence, food sovereignty for all communities, and women’s access and control over resources and livelihoods.

To read the full press release in English, Tagalog, Bahasa Indonesia and Russian, please visit this link.

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In an effort to learn from the past, we have compiled 40 examples of politically significant strikes in various parts of the world in the following publication ‘A Dangerous Unselfishness – Learning from Strike Actions’, and reflected on what lessons the peoples’ movements can take forward for future political actions.  


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