Resolutions & Declarations

Council Meetings

Istanbul, Turkey, 08 and 09 November 2013

Lisbon, Portugal, 01 and 02 February 2013

Cape Town, South Africa, 26 August 2012

San Jose, Costa Rica, 20 January 2012

Athens, Greece, 28 and 29 June 2011

Paris, France, 12 and 13 November 2010

Andorra la Vella, Andorra, 17 and 18 June 2010

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 20-21 November 2009

Petrovac, Montenegro, 26-27 June 2009

Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico, 14-15 November 2008

Athens, Greece, 26 June 2008

Stuttgart, Germany, 8 September 2007

Santiago, Chile, 3-4 November 2006

Athens, Greece, 27-28 January 2006

Tel Aviv, Israel, 19-20 May 2005

Johannesburg, South Africa, 12-13 November 2004

Madrid, Spain, 4-5 February 2004

Rome, Italy, 17-18 January 2003

Casablanca, Morocco, 28-29 May 2002

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 23-24 November 2001

Lisbon, Portugal, 26-27 June 2001

Brussels, Belgium, 7-8 April 2000

Buenos Aires, Argentina, 27-28 June 1999

United Nations, Geneva, 20-21 November 1998

Oslo, Norway, 15-16 May 1998

New Delhi, India, 7-8 November 1997

Rome, Italy, 18-19 January 1997



Regional Meeting

Luanda, Angola, 11 and 12 April 2014

The Millennium Development Goals: The Vision of the Socialist International Women for the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Event: Gender Equality and Women’s Rights in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

14 March 2014

58 Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), United Nations, New York, from 10 to 21 March 2014.

Panel discussion hosted by the Permanent Mission of Mexico to the United Nations and the Socialist International Women.

Michelle Bachelet Wins Presidential Elections in Chile

16 December 2013

We hereby wish to convey our warmest congratulations to Michelle Bachelet on her victory in the presidential elections of Chile...

Nelson Mandela

18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013

The Socialist International Women (SIW) was deeply saddened by the death of Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first black president and Nobel Peace Prize winner. We would like to send our wholehearted condolences to Nelson Mandela’s family, to everyone at the African National Congress (ANC) and to the South African people who have lost their ‘father of the nation’...

Declaration: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

25 November 2013

Ending gender violence is high on the agenda this International Day to End Violence Against Women – now highlighted every 25 of the month in UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon’s UNiTE to End Violence against Women campaign...

Council Meeting

Istanbul, Turkey, 08 and 09 November 2013

The Millennium Development Goals and Post-2015 Development Agenda

Conference 'Women and the Arab Spring'

Reims, France, 04 October 2013

The Socialist International Women participates in the conference 'Women and the Arab Spring' organised by the city of Reims in partnership with the University of Reims...

Convention 'Winning the Future with Equality in Europe'

Seville, Spain, 08 June 2013

The Socialist International Women participates in the convention 'Winning the Future with Equality in Europe' organised by the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE)...

Regional Meeting

Mexico City, Mexico, 01 June 2013

Equal pay, working conditions and informal work

Article: Ending the War against Women

02 February 2013

On Valentine’s Day, countless couples will celebrate romance by candlelight. On the same day, one billion women and men worldwide will stand up to shine a light on the darker side of gender relations...


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