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June 15, 2022, 8:09 p.m.
WDI stands in solidarity with Anna Kerr
Women’s Declaration International (WDI) stands in solidarity with Anna Kerr, Principal Solicitor at the Feminist Legal Clinic and WDI’s country contact for Australia, following her suspension from the Green Party of New South Wales. Read our full statement.
June 7, 2022, 2:54 p.m.
WDI stands in solidarity with Christina Ellingsen
WDI supports Christina Ellingsen, our Norwegian country contact, who is under investigation by police for tweets in which she said men cannot be women, lesbians or mothers. Christina faces up to 3 years in prison if convicted.
May 26, 2022, 5:32 p.m.
Norwegian feminist facing prison for 'hate speech'
Christina Ellingsen of WDI Norway is being investigated by police after a man who pretends to be a lesbian made a report against her for 'hateful' tweets that stated men can not be women. If convicted, Christina could be sentenced to up to 3 years in prison.
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May 24, 2022, 8:34 a.m.
WDI Australia publishes political survey results
WDI Australia has published a report on the results of its survey of Australian politicians. Read the summary of responses, which indicates that none of the parties can be consistently relied upon to defend women’s sex-based rights. The full data set can be made available.
May 16, 2022, 5:09 p.m.
WDI Scotland responds to gender recognition bill consultation
Download the WDI Scotland response on our Resources page
May 16, 2022, 4:54 p.m.
WDI offers support to Ms Shono in Japan
WDI offers support and solidarity to Ms Shono Yoriko, a distinguished Japanese writer who is suffering unacceptable abuse, smears and cancellation for defending women’s sex-based rights. We call on the literary establishment in Japan to condemn Ms Shono’s treatment and offer her their support.
May 15, 2022, 9:48 a.m.
German Children’s Show Under Fire For “Advertising” Self-Identification Laws
Popular German kids' TV show criticised after featuring a man who claims a female 'gender identity' telling children that being a woman involved wearing skirts and walking in high heels. WDI Germany is quoted in this article. Read more on Reduxx.
May 13, 2022, 7:38 p.m.
WDI Australia sends survey to political candidates
WDI Australia has sent out a survey with nine questions on women's rights to political candidates. Read more in the Star Observer.
May 9, 2022, 7:21 a.m.
WDI issues statement on Madrigal-Borloz's 'Report on Gender Theory'
The WDI Legal Committee has issued a statement to the United Nations Office for the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) on the 'Report on Gender Theory' by independent expert Victor Madrigal-Borloz. Download our statement on our Resources page.