Guo was not from a peasant background nor had she any experience in cultivation, yet she had transformed a weedy cotton field into a large organic vegetable farm. She had lived in her home village during childhood but then went to Tianjin and rarely gone back since. After more than 30 years when she went […]
Yang came from a relatively well-off rural family but was determined to be independent after high school. She married into an urban impoverished family and worked hard to earn a living with her husband. During pregnancy she took a relatively light job in a packaging factory making aluminum imprints. Yet, it had given her aluminum […]
Click the name and check out the new articles. Laila Chiasmi Garcia (Spain) Lui Lai Hung (China, Hong Kong SAR) Writing Palestine’s Comprehensive History A Tool of Resistance and Freedom PeaceWomen Across the Globe NEWS (March 2017) Story of Heena Shahnawaz Mother’s Choice: caring for Hong Kong’s pregnant teenagers and their babies since 1987
Source From South China Morning Post Inspired by a series of Post stories in 1986 about Hong Kong’s teen pregnancy problem, four Hongkongers set up a place where single mothers could receive help, acceptance and counselling, and expanded it into a child care home When Pinky discovered she was pregnant, at age 17, she […]
Patriarchal Pakhtun society has some of the gory and inhuman cultural practices that is used against women to control their behaviour, attitudes, choices and movement. One of such practice is killing of woman if she defies or challenge the man’s so called honour. Although, the practice of killing woman for defending honour is also practiced […]
Original article： Wenn dieser Newsletter nicht richtig angezeigt wird, klicken Sie bitte hier. Dear Supporter PWAG is both, a dynamic network and committed organization! This means we always have some news to share with you. This time we like to give you an update on the personnel changes in our International Office and some information […]
“The archaeologist is busy analyzing stones/ in the rubble of legends he searches for his own eyes/ to show/ that I am a sightless vagrant on the road/ with not one letter in civilization’s alphabet/ meanwhile in my own time I plant my trees/ I sing of my love.” Mahmoud Darwish In light of […]
New Wikipeacewoman stories [22/8/2016] Click the names and check out their stories. Cristina Vasiloiu (Romania) Sandhya Roy (Bangladesh) Swadat Troicher Tagirova (Switzerland) Swechhya Sangroula (Nepal)
[12/7/2016] Uploaded Li Chun-nei Jenny、Lee Jung Ok、Cristina Isabel Cardozo Saravia、Chantana Wungaeo、Awa Ba、Ana Christina Couto Amorim、Alicia Ojeda Santana、Aleida Guevara ‘s story.
[12/7/2016] Uploaded Eliana Apaza、Dulcineia Pavan、Donna Haraway、Christine Menz、Chantana Wungaeo、Cecile Mukarubuga、Anuradha Chenoy、Anita Rampal、Aida Abu-Ras、Naruemon Thabchumpon、Beatriz Bissio、Teng Wei、Tani Barlow、Mayling Oey-Gardiner、Maria Eugenia Santana、Maria Dolores Alicias’s story.