BLOGS

Check out our blog for noteworthy articles and op-eds by our team, partners and allies on the current state of women's human rights, and how there is much to be done for gender equality.

Presentation by Umyra Ahmad and Ishita Dutta

February 18th, 2018

Download: EHRN Regional Conference_Session 3.1 IWRAW Asia Pacific Presentation

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How the ‘business case’ for gender equality sidelines human rights

February 18th, 2018

Originally published on Open Democracy’s website, written by Sanyu Awori. Women’s rights at work are an investment in their dignity. If we want to talk about economic returns, let’s scrutinise corporate tax breaks and illicit financial flows instead. The case for gender equality at work is increasingly being made with economic arguments. The corporate consultancy […]

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What do women’s rights have to do with the SDGs and the Internet?

February 18th, 2018

Originally published on Resurj’s website, written by Sachini Perera Short answer, everything I recently attended the Sri Lankan Internet Governance Forum (IGF) where I spoke on a panel that discussed the linkages between the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Internet. My intervention was framed around two questions. Technology and Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) […]

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