Young Women's Alliance News and Events

Making a Movement

Making a Movement

In these turbulent times, it feels like I have forgotten about positive news stories, yet the moving photographs of the Women’s March reminded me that I am a proud feminist ...
Activism and the Six Degrees of Separation

Activism and the Six Degrees of Separation

By Zuleika Frost, YWA Advance 2016 Delegate

As part of the YWA Advance project run ...
Feminism: Change in 140 Characters

Feminism: Change in 140 Characters

By Catherine Walters, YWA Advance 2016 Delegate

For me, the best thing to happen in ...

The Age of the Superhero

The Age of the Superhero

We have been robbed of the role model that aimed to normalise a link between femininity, strength and heroism and we should demand her back! ...
The Young Women's Alliance at CEDAW - Final day

The Young Women’s Alliance at CEDAW – Final day

It's the final night in Geneva for Nina, Amelia and me, and our time here ...
The Young Women's Alliance at CEDAW- Day 3

The Young Women’s Alliance at CEDAW- Day 3

What a day! Today we went to the combined sixth and seventh periodic report for ...
The Young Women's Alliance at CEDAW 2017

The Young Women’s Alliance at CEDAW 2017

 Nina, Katherine and Amelia from NAWO's Young Women Alliance attended February's CEDAW meeting at the ...
Why Ending Gender Violence Begins by Empowering Young Women

Why Ending Gender Violence Begins by Empowering Young Women

By Mei Jayne Yew, YWA Advance Delegate 2016

Every woman has been told, by a ...