WILPF events at AWID


In September 2016, WILPF facilitated a delegation of 19 women from 8 countries – including DRC, Chad, Syria, Cameroon, Nigeria, India, Colombia, and the UK – to the 2016 AWID Forum in Brazil. AWID’s 13th International Forum brought almost 2,000 participants together arond the theme: “Feminist futures: Building Collective Power for Rights and Justice.” There, WILPF cultivated solidarity among our global sisterhood. We shared our messages about the importance of disarmament and peace for feminist futures. And we contributed to six events including a feminist playbook for peace and launched our #MoveTheMoney interactive toolkit on feminist financing: