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Women in Black (WiB) worldwide

Internationale Website : www.womeninblack.org
here you find information on who we are, our herstory, and for as far this is possible you can find here a list with information from all WiB groups worldwide.

International WiB mailing-out list in the english language: if you want to subscribe, sent a mail with a short introduction to mailing-out list

International INTERACTIVE WiB e-list:if you want to subscribe to this INTERACTIVE WiB e-group, go to http://groups.yahoo.com/group/interactiveWiB and follow the instructions. To get subscribe it is needed to introduce yourself.

WiB Leuven webblog special for this conference (Dutch language)




Belgian feminist / peace sites:

Amazone Belgian Congress- and meeting center for Equal Rights for Women and Men. With information about Belgian women organisations.

Divazine The newswebsite Divazine wants to visualize women as well in the local as in the international news, bring intresting backgroundinformation, wants to prick stereotypes and stimulate discussions

Nederlandstalige Vrouwenraad Dutch-speaking Women Council

Wereldvrouwenmars WorldWomensMarch Belgium

Women's Day Belgium

 

Local Women in Black groups:

Frauen in Schwarz Wien

Frauen in Schwarz Hamburg - Duetschland


international feminist - peace - ecologist activists

Act Together
Act Together: Women Against
http://www.acttogether.org/index.htm

ASWAT
Palestinian Lesbian Feminist group who also is against the occupation and the Apartheids Wall
http://www.aswatgroup.org/english

Bat Shalom
Bat Shalom is the Israeli side of The Jerusalem Link, an Israeli-Palestinian partnership of women for peace
http://www.batshalom.org

Coalition of Women For Peace
which brings together 9 different Israeli women's peace organizations
http://www.coalitionofwomen.org

Code Pink
CODEPINK is a women initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement that seeks positive social change through proactive, creative protest and non-violent direct action.
http://www.Codepink4peace.org

El Taller
international network for south-south NGO
http://www.eltaller.org

Engender
South African group focused on gender, to contribute to building equitable, just and nonviolent societies of people in South Africa and elsewhere.
http://www.engender.org.za

Faslane365
http://www.faslane365.org

FIRE
Radio International Feministas - International Feminist Radio, Costa Rica
http://www.fire.or.cr/

Global Sisterhood Network
the Global Sisterhood Network largely consists of feminists from around the world who work hand-in-hand, irrespective of class,colour or creed,in a collaborative effort to create improved lives for women.
http://www.global-sisterhood-network.org

Grandmothers For Peace
non-profit organization, was formed in May of 1982 at the height of the Cold War
http://www.grandmothersforpeace.org

Madre
MADRE supports community development and training that enables women to play leadership roles in their homes, communities, countries and the international arena
http://www.madre.org

Machsom-Watch
a human-rights group of women who monitor checkpoints and seek to prevent the abuse of Palestinians at these checkpoints
http://www.machsomwatch.org

New Profile
raises awareness about increasing millitarism in Israeli society and supports conscientious objectors to millitary service
http://www.newprofile.org

NOW
Network of Oxford Women for Justice and Peace and WiB Oxford
http://www.nowpeace.org.uk

Remembering Greenham Common 25 years later
http://www.yourgreenham.co.uk//#homepage

Greenham Women's Songbook
http://www.guardian.co.uk/yourgreenham/songbook/

the Rainforest Information Centre
http://www.rainforestinfo.org.au

Ruta Pacifica
http://www.rutapacifica.org.co

WILPF
women's international league for peace and freedom
http://www.wilpf.int.ch

WLUML
Women Living Under Muslim Law
http://www.wluml.org

Peace Women in Conflict Zones
site of wilpf focused on women in conflict zones,
http://www.peacewomen.org

 

Funders

Global Fund For Women
grants to women's groups
http://www.globalfundforwomen.org

Mama Cash
http://www.mamacash.nl/english

PeaceWomen
Some links from the Peacewomen Project (not updated since 2002))
http://www.peacewomen.org/resources/tools/funds/fundindex.html

Women For Women International
http://www.womenforwomen.org

Women Fundings Network
http://www.wfnet.org

 

More:

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Cynthia Cockburn
Cynthia's research reports on WiB and other feminist antimilitarist activism worldwide. One of the reports in on WiB Belgium

AFSC Video
Please take a moment to watch this two-minute movie from the American Friends Service Committee. It is a compelling and stark invitation to renew our commitment to waging peace in our homes, at our places of work, in our neighborhoods and in our multiple communities.  AFSC "Wage Peace" Movie (2 minutes)

http://www.thewallofhate.org/film/thewall.wmv
Wall of Hate/Wall of SHAME/Apartehidswall - Muur van Haat/Muur van SCHAAMTE/Apartheidsmuur

Nalini Lasiewicz says about her song"Women for Peace" that it was inspired by the brave actions, vigils and publications produced by the Belgrade WIB members during the war regime.  Please feel free to use it on your own websites...it is a gift to my sisters in WIB.

Peace, Propaganda & The Promised Land
A film about US Media & the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.  An absolute MUST to see !
the film takes 1 hour and 19 minutes, but it for sure is worth your time

Lama Hourani van GAZA
http://gazasunflower.blogspot.com

 
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