Report on CSW62 Parallel Event: Challenges & Opportunities in Empowering Rural Girls

On March 15, 2018 in commemoration of International Women’s Day, Women’s Freedom Forum held a parallel event at the United Nations CSW62 (Commission on the Status of Women 62) in New York. The Panel Discussion titled, “Challenges & Opportunities in Empowering Rural Girls for SDG5″ took place at the Armenian Convention...

Summary Report: Uniting Voices Worldwide to Eliminate Violence Against Women

Summary Report: Uniting Voices Worldwide to Eliminate Violence Against Women

#UnitingWomenWorldwide for #16Days to eliminate #ViolenceAgainstWomen November 20, 2017 – U.S. House of Representatives On November 20, 2017 WFF organized a panel discussion and photo exhibition in the U.S. House of Representatives. This event initiated the 16 days campaign to eliminate violence against women. As part of the UN Campaign to...

WFF CSW61 Parallel Event – March 22, 2017

Women Standing Against Islamic Extremism: Meet Faces of Courage and Commitment Salvation Army New York, NY – March 22, 2017 On CSW61 Review Theme: Challenges and achievements in the implementation of the MDG’s for women and girls (agreed conclusions of the fifty-eighth session)   On March 22, 2017 Women’s Freedom Forum...

Report of Photo Exhibition: Women Against Islamic Extremism

Photo Exhibition: Women Against Islamic Extremism Meet the Faces of Courage & Commitment November 22, 2016 | 345 Cannon Caucus Room | U.S. House of Representatives  Many of us are aware that women and girls suffer most during and after war due to ravaged resources and women’s vulnerability to exploitation and sexual violence. But in regions where Islamic extremism is rampant,...

Report on CSW60 Event

Women Standing Against Islamic Extremism: Mothers for Peace: Faces of Courage & Commitment  CSW60 – United Nations – 2016 Women’s Freedom Forum Parallel Event United Nations Church Center, March 23, 2016 The theme of WFF’s parallel event this year was Women Standing against Extremism; stories of mothers for peace and...