Resolutions & Declarations

Regional Meetings

Luanda, Angola, 10 and 12 April 2014

Mexico City, Mexico, 01 June 2013

Istanbul, Turkey, 24 June 2012

Rabat, Morocco, 30 September 2011

Tequesquitengo, Mexico, 9 April 2011

Oslo, Norway, 10 April 2010

Porto Alegre, Brazil, 21 March 2009

Yerevan, Armenia, 17 March 2007

Managua, Nicaragua, 23 September 2006

Vienna, Austria, 29 April 2006

Limassol, Cyprus, 18 September 2005

Yaoundé, Cameroon, 16 April 2005

Mexico City, Mexico, 11 September 2004

Paris, France, 10 July 2004

  • The Headscarf: Symbol of identity or sign of oppression

Budapest, Hungary, 20 July 2003

Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, 23 February 2002

Maputo, Mozambique, 8 September 2001

Buenos Aires, Argentina, 22 March 2001

Rabat, Morocco, 15 July 2000

Madrid, Spain, 25-26 February 2000

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 27 March 1999

Birmingham, Great Britain, 9 February 1996

 

News

Next Council Meeting

United Nations, New York, 08 and 09 July 2015

SIW's Vision for Beijing+20 – Gender Equality, Democracy and Political Participation in a Global World

SIW Congratulates Members in Turkey for Record Increase in Female MPs

08 June 2015

The Socialist International Women (SIW) sincerely congratulates its member parties, the CHP and the HDP, for their exceptional performance in the general elections in Turkey...

Socialist International Women Statement Published by the United Nations

59th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), United Nations, New York, 09 to 20 March 2015

Statement published on the ocacion of the 59th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

Event: Beijing+20 - The Vision of the Socialist International Women

13 March 2015

59th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), United Nations, New York, 09 to 20 March 2015

Panel discussion hosted by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Angola to the United Nations and the Socialist International Women

Event: Beijing+20 - Gender Equality a Reality, Not a Dream

12 March 2015

59th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), United Nations, New York, 09 to 20 March 2015

Panel discussion hosted by the Socialist International Women

Statement on International Women's Day

08 March 2015

The Socialist International Women (SIW) strongly supports International Women’s Day (IWD) and the essential core principles it represents of upholding women’s rights, promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls...

Statement on the killing of activist Shaimaa el Sabbagh

24 January 2015

Shaimaa el Sabbagh was shot dead on 24 January 2015 allegedly by the Egyptian Police as she was on her way to lay flowers at the memorial of those killed during the Egyptian uprising on 25 January 2011, in Talat Harb Square, Cairo....

Statement on International Migrants Day

18 December 2014

Over 214 million human beings have migrated from their homeland to another country. Many experienced distressing, physically demanding and extremely dangerous journeys...

Council Meeting

Geneva, Switzerland, 15 and 16 December 2014

Beijing+20 - The Vision of the Socialist International Women and Women in Politics - The New Challenges

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

25 November 2014

On the occasion of International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, I would like to invite you to join the Socialist International Women (SIW) and take action to end violence against women...

Nigeria - Abducted Schoolgirls Global Week of Action

11 - 18 October 2014

The Socialist International Women joins forces with other women’s organisations around the world in calling on the Government of Nigeria to renew efforts for the immediate rescue of the abducted schoolgirls...

Video: Short interview of SIW President Ouafa Hajji (in French)

26 August 2014

Short interview of Ouafa Hajji, President of the Socialist International Women, in which she highlights the current situation of women in relation to violence, terrorism and extremism...

Barbara Prammer

11 January 1954 - 02 August 2014

It is with great sadness that we inform you that Barbara Prammer, former Vice-President of the Socialist International Women (SIW) from Austria passed away on 02 August 2014...

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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