Gender-based dangers facing migrant and refugee women

According to UNHCR, in the summer of 2015, Europe experienced the highest number of refugees since the Second World War. An increasing number of them are women fleeing war-torn regions. They are young and unaccompanied girls, mothers, pregnant women, older women, women with disabilities and others, who have made a desperate attempt to seek secure shelter in Europe.


November 26th, 2015|Uncategorized @en|0 Comments

EWL 25th anniversary

On May 29, the European Women’s Lobby celebrated her 25th anniversary in Brussels with members from all over Europe and many feminist friends! On 30-31 May 2015, the European Women’s Lobby held an action packed Annual General Assembly in Brussels. Over 100 participants representing our members from across Europe came together to imagine and strategise for a Feminist Europe. […]

June 22nd, 2015|Uncategorized @en|0 Comments

Nordplus Adult project “Nordic Network for empowerment of immigrant women without prior education experience”

Scandinavian countries has lately experienced large inflow of immigrants from non-European countries where women account for 45 % of migrants with an employment rate 16.9% lower than of women of EU nationality. Among this group there is a large number of women with low educational/working experience, dependent on social welfare.

There is a wide range of […]

June 3rd, 2011|Uncategorized @en|0 Comments

“Womanist” International Istanbul Women”s Meeting

November 5th, 2010|Uncategorized @en|0 Comments