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You’re Invited!

Posted: 2022-09-16 17:17:20

It’s Time to Celebrate! You’re invited to WEI’s 10th Anniversary Virtual Celebration on October 20th at 11 am ET. Please join us for a community celebration of WEI’s 10-year milestone! During the event, you will hear from leaders across our movement while we honor the legacy of our pioneering founder, Stephanie Ortoleva. Together we’ve achieved […]

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Join Us: Pacific Needs Assessment Publication Launch Event

Posted: 2022-08-17 18:17:59

Please mark your calendar and join Women Enabled International, the Pacific Sub-Regional Office of the United Nations Population Fund, and the Pacific Disability Forum for the launch of three groundbreaking resources documenting the lived experiences of women and young people with disabilities around sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), gender-based violence (GBV), and access […]

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WEI Responds to Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization Decision

Posted: 2022-06-24 15:34:32

Women Enabled International is deeply distressed by the Supreme Court of the United States’ decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization today, which overturns a nearly 50-year legal precedent and eliminates a federal right to abortion in the United States. As a result of this decision, abortion could become illegal or severely restricted in […]

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Quarterly Newsletter: Celebrating Partnership and Community at WEI

Posted: 2022-05-03 15:03:25

Dear Disabled Women’s Rights Supporter, Women Enabled International is the sole international human rights advocacy organization focusing exclusively at the intersection of gender and disability, but ours is not a solo mission.  Everything we do is in collaboration with feminists with disabilities at the regional and national levels. This edition of WEI e-news offers examples […]

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WEI Joins INGOs in Filing Amicus Brief to the European Court of Human Rights on Poland’s Abortion Law

Posted: 2022-01-26 21:04:19

Women Enabled International joins eight other leading international human rights organizations in filing an amicus brief before the European Court of Human Rights on Poland’s restrictive abortion law.  “Restrictive abortion laws such as Poland’s are contrary to international and European human rights standards and public health guidelines. They compromise women’s freedom, dignity, health, and lives. Our […]

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