• The International Women’s Alliance is a global alliance of anti-imperialist grassroots-based women’s organizations, institutions, alliances, networks and individuals committed to advancing national and social liberation. Contact IWA at internationalwomensalliance@gmail.com

The Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) call on the Indonesian President, Joko Widodo to halt the planned execution of Mary Jane Veloso and grant her a full re-trial. APWLD is convinced that Mary Jane Veloso was not granted a fair trial. Mary Jane is a victim of exploitation. Accused of drug … Continue reading

Stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso

An urgent action appeal to save the life of a woman migrant worker on death row in Indonesia issued by IWA member GABRIELA in the Philippines The race for time started as the nation awaits the end of the 72 hours deadline for Mary Jane Veloso’s execution possibly on April 28. Mary Jane Veloso, an … Continue reading


March 8, 2015 Women Fight for Equality, Peace and Rights! Resist Militarization, Fascism and War! On International Working Women’s Day, member organizations of the International Women’s Alliance (IWA) stand together with women all over the world who have been resisting violence in all its forms: imperialist wars of aggression, state violence and political repression, police … Continue reading

Solidarity Message to the Palestinian People from IWA Member GABRIELA Philippines

Solidarity Message to Palestinian People In behalf of the hundreds of thousands of Filipino women fighting for genuine peace and justice, GABRIELA National Alliance of Filipino Women condemns in the strongest term, the recent attacks and bombings by the Zionist government of Israel against the Palestinian people. We strongly condemn the imperialist governments lead by … Continue reading

Historic resolution adopted to hold TNCs accountable for global human rights violations

For Immediate Release 15 July 2014 Contact: Judy Hatcher, Executive Director, Pesticide Action Network North America: 415.625.9030; judy@panna.org Sarojeni Rengam, Executive Director, Pesticide Action Network Asia & the Pacific: 604-6570271 or 604-6560381; sarojeni.rengam@panap.net Pesticide Action Network (PAN) International welcomes the Human Rights Council resolution, adopted Jun 26 2014, to develop an international, legally binding mechanism … Continue reading

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Irene Fernandez Our Sister in Struggle

The International Women’s Alliance pays its highest tribute to Irene Fernandez, our sister in anti-imperialist struggle as we mourn her passing. We honor the full life of service to the oppressed and exploited peoples of the world that she has led. We hope that her life and work inspires women of the world to struggle … Continue reading

International Women’s Group Expresses Concern Over Violation of UN Rules on Women in Custody in the Case of Andrea Rosal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Reference LIZA L. MAZA Chairperson, International Women’s Alliance internationalwomensalliance@gmail.com +63 917 828 6015   International Women’s Alliance Chairperson Liza L. Maza expressed concern over the arrest of nine month pregnant Andrea Rosal last March 27 and the reported denial of her access to legal advice for hours after her arrest in violation … Continue reading

Women Globally Resist the Terrors of Imperialism and Capitalism

Press statement March 8, 2014 Reference: Liza Maza, Chairperson of the International Women’s Alliance, internationalwomensalliance@gmail.com International Women’s Alliance Statement on International Women’s Day 2014 Women Globally Resist the Terrors of Imperialism and Capitalism The world has become a terrifying  place for women. Imperialist powers take all opportunities to interfere and to expand their influence and … Continue reading

Urgent Action Alert: Justice for Yolanda (Haiyan) Victims!

Dear Sisters in IWA,   Warm greetings!     We are writing to ask for your support as we call for JUSTICE for TYPHOON YOLANDA (Haiyan) VICTIMS. This year’s commemoration of the International Women’s Day will take on Philippine President NoyNoy Aquino’s criminal negligence of the Filipino women especially those in Eastern Visayas, the most devastated … Continue reading

Declaration of the Peoples’ Global Camp, 3-6 December 2013

Development Justice Now! Junk WTO! We, representatives of people’s organizations, social movements and political forces come together in the People’s Global Camp (PGC) in Denpasar, Bali on December 3-6, 2013 to collectively expose, resist and call to junk the renewed neoliberal offensives of the World Trade Organization. We bring the experiences of struggles from Australia, … Continue reading


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