WGMWG (now WIMN) Meets in Istanbul, 2015
WIMN members at AWID 2016 - Bahia, Brazil
WIMN in Geneva 5.13.17
WIMN in Geneva 5.13.17
WIMN in Geneva 5.13.17

International Women’s Day 2017: For Mobilization and Resistance to Claim the Human Rights of Women in Migration

On International Women’s Day 2017, the Women in Migration Network (WIMN) has released the statement, “For Mobilization and Resistance to Claim the Human Rights of Women in Migration.”  WIMN states, “On this International Women’s Day, the Women in … [Continue reading]

Catherine Tactaquin Open Democracy Interview: How can better policy empower women on the move?

Catherine Tactaquin, Executive Director of the US National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights and a member of the Women in Migration Network steering committee is featured in an interview by Open Democracy in preparation for International … [Continue reading]

Points on Gender & Migration for UN Global Compact on Migration

Women in Migration Network Contribution to the Fifteenth Coordination Meeting on International Migration, UNHQ, New York, 16-17 February, 2017 These points are a contribution to preparations for the UN Global Compact on Migration, to be negotiated … [Continue reading]

WIMN Civil Society Days 2016 Recommendations

The Women in Migration Network has developed a set of recommendations for each of the thematic areas of the Civil Society Days/ Global Forum on Migration and Development 2016.  These provide resources for civil society deliberations during the … [Continue reading]

WIMN at Global Forum on Migration & Development 2016, Dhaka, Bangladesh

The Women in Migration Network has a delegation of a dozen leaders at meetings related to the inter-governmental Global Forum on Migration and Development 2016 (GFMD) in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Members began with the People's Global Action on Migration, … [Continue reading]

Key Gender & Migration Points Towards the Global Compact on Migration

Gathered in Dhaka, Bangladesh for the Civil Society Days of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (8-10 December 2016), the Women in Migration Network (WIMN) launched a set of points for discussion towards a strong gender and rights-based … [Continue reading]

Protecting Migrant Domestic Workers: The international legal framework at a glance

This report is published by the International Labor Organization (ILO) through its Global Action Programme on Migrant Domestic Workers and Their Families. From the Summary: Worldwide, an estimated 67 million people over the age of 15 are domestic … [Continue reading]

WIMN Delegation Converges in Brazil at AWID Forum

The Women in Migration Network has brought together a delegation of 17 women from 11 countries for the 13th international forum of the Alliance for Women's Rights in Development (AWID), taking place in Bahia, Brazil, 8-11 September. See the … [Continue reading]

Conoce a las Mujeres Migrantes en Su Ruta Africana: Asedidadas y Sin Derechos

Alianza por la Solidaridad trabaja en Mauritania y en otras partes de África atajando los problemas y afrontando las causas de la migración, no sólo las consecuencias. Frente a la idea de "plaga" a la que el primer ministro ingles David Cameron hace … [Continue reading]

Spain: Constitutional Court Ruling On Exclusion of Undocumented Migrants From Health Services Ignores Human Rights Obligations

PRESS RELEASE The Center for Economic and Social Rights (CESR), Amnesty International, Médicos del Mundo, Red Acoge, REDER and semFYC reiterate that the Royal Decree 16/2012 contravenes international human rights norms and standards, and is … [Continue reading]