What's New

24 Jan 2017

An amendment to the agreement on intellectual property entered into force today (23 January) securing for developing countries a legal pathway to access affordable medicines under WTO rules.

17 Jan 2017
DAWN has released a new eBook: "Linking Gender, Economic and Ecological Justice: feminist perspectives from Latin America / Vinculando la justicia de género, económica y ecológica: perspectivas feministas desde América Latina".
30 Nov 2016
DAWN has joined more than 300 civil society organisations from across the Asian and Pacific countries negotiating the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership to reject TPP rules in the RCEP
19 Nov 2016
Geneva, 26 Oct (Kanaga Raja) -- A global alliance of civil society organisations (CSOs) and networks on 24 October presented a report assessing the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, as well as highlighting some of the structural obstacles and challenges to its achievement.
25 Oct 2016
In its ruling the Human Rights Committee held that by prohibiting and criminalizing abortion, and thereby preventing Ms. Mellet from accessing abortion services in Ireland, the state subjected her to severe emotional and mental pain and suffering. As a result, Ireland violated her rights to freedom from cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment, privacy, and equality before the law.
20 Oct 2016
Esta actividad tiene como objetivo discutir y analizar la ruptura de los contratos sociales y la fragilidad de nuestras democracias en el contexto actual de América Latina y el Caribe. Nos gustaría destacar y analizar las formas de intersección de la injusticia social y las respuestas del movimiento feminista y de mujeres, así como otros movimientos sociales, para resistir y trascender las abrumadoras fuerzas de la globalización que amenazan nuestras victorias en términos de derechos.
20 Oct 2016
Civil Society Reflection Group Report Launch: Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2016
20 Oct 2016
Framed in the XIII Regional Conference on Women in Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), DAWN is organising the workshop.
20 Sep 2016
Reflexiones para la implementación del Consenso de Montevideo sobre Población y Desarrollo