Por Soraya Rodríguez Ramos

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4 years of the April rebellion in Nicaragua: neither forgetting nor impunity

Human rights violations are still present in Nicaragua, at the hands of the Ortega-Murillo regime. It marks 4 years of the April Rebellion.

Working towards establishing an early emergency system against trafficking in Ukrainian refugees

One of the greatest dangers that women, girls and adolescents face is to be captured by trafficking networks for the purpose of sexual exploitation.

Women artists: art, gender equality and politics

On World Art Day, we look at the situation of women artists and their contribution to equality and women's rights

The pandemic and its impact on women: an analysis two years later

Today marks two years since the WHO’s declaration of the pandemic. We analyse the consequences of the pandemic and its impact on women.

For decent and equal wages: European Equal Pay Day 2022

The European Parliament is preparing its position on the proposal for a new Directive that will establish a binding obligation of pay transparency.

40 years of epidemic: making positive progress in the fight against HIV/AIDS

COVID-19 has reversed some of the achievements to date in the fight against AIDS and has jeopardized the achievement of the 2030 Agenda.

A step forward in the EU against gender-based violence: ending cyber violence against women

Last week, at the plenary session of the European Parliament, we adopted a report calling for more efforts by the European Union to end gender-based cyberviolence.

There will be no peace without women in Afghanistan

Government and army in the face of an advance by the Taliban. That is why Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani travelled Wednesday to the US to discuss new avenues for action with Biden.

The brave women of Belarus

In Belarus, the fraudulent elections of 9 August, in which Alexander Lukashenko claimed 80 % of the votes against opposition candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, marked the last border of fear after 26 years of rule of the Lukashenko regime.

Turkey’s Big Leap Back

Turkey has just withdrawn from the Istanbul Convention, which was launched in 2011 to prevent and combat violence against women.