NEWS, UPDATES & INFO

Updates from International Women* Space, news about migrant and refugee rights in Germany and other relevant information/tips

#GeorgeFloyd and actionable support now – A message from Black Lives Matter Berlin

Black Family, many of us need to mourn, many of us are angry, many of us feel the need to do something, please reach out to us and let us know what you need.…


Read More

Umfrage von der Charité: Auswirkungen von Corona auf unsere psychische Gesundheit und mentaler Zustand?

Charité: "Wir haben ein online Fragebogen „Corona-Angst“ entwickelt. Er geht um die Auswirkungen der Corona Pandemie auf unsere Psyche."


Read More

We will never stop to organize, to protest, to demand justice for those killed by racists | Aktionstag 8. Mai

Speech by Jennifer Kamau from International Women* Space at the Demo Aktionstag 8. Mai with Aktionsbündnis Antira - ABA: Today we are here to remember the 8th…


Read More

Struggles of women* on the move Alarm Phone – Women and LGBTQI+ Report, April 2020

When the crowd gathered for the Women’s Day demonstration on March 8, 2020 at 10am in front of Cinema Riff at Grand Socco in Tangier, Moroccan feminists,…


Read More

FUNDRAISING FOR THE SOLIDARITY NETWORK OF WZ RIO

Women collectives from the West Zone of Rio de Janeiro self organized together a solidarity campaign – Teia de Solidariedade Zona Oeste - to attend…


Read More

Welcome to Europe re-launches their Multilingual Webguide: Independent information for refugees and migrants coming to Europe

Created in 2010, this project was born in the struggles against the border regime and for a decade has been providing information and contacts in almost all…


Read More

Corona-Reports aus Geflüchtetenunterkünften: Das Schweigen brechen!

Der International Women Space (IWS) veröffentlicht aus gegebenen Anlass Corona-Lager-Berichte. Die Corona-Lager-Berichte sind Audioaufnahmen persönlicher…


Read More

Decolonization in Action Podcast: Migrant Chronicles in the Age of Coronavirus

For migrants living in Berlin, COVID-19 is raising questions about the health conditions of loved ones living abroad, as well as the rise of draconian measures…


Read More

Women from the IWS-Break Isolation Group report about their situation in the Lagers

The Break Isolation Group (BIG) at International Women* Space is a group of self-organised refugee women that was formed in February 2019 as a result of the…


Read More

Protest in Zeiten von Corona: Gegen Abschiebung, Verdrängung, und Unterdrückung

Motto: Die Zeit steht nicht still – Achtsamer Protest in Zeiten von Corona und Ausnahmezustand. Die Protestierenden sammelten sich einzeln und in…


Read More

Gesundheitsversorgung sicherstellen! Lager auflösen! Menschen und ihre Rechte schützen!

Während Bundes- und Landesregierungen in nahezu allen Lebensbereichen strikte Maßnahmen gegen eine weitere Ausbreitung der COVID-19-Epidemie ergreifen, werden…


Read More

Schlafplätze und Rückzugsorte gesucht – Solidarität in Zeiten von Corona

Die aktuelle Corona-Krise und die damit einhergehenden notwendigen Einschnitte in unser alltägliches Leben treffen uns alle. Jedoch gibt es Personengruppen,…


Read More

Strengthening Innovative Solutions to Protect Female Migrant and Refugee Rights

New publication - with input from Jennifer Kamau - provides innovative solutions and lessons learned from a transnational collaboration among national migrant…


Read More

#AFROZENSUS – Erfahrungen teilen, Politik verändern, Gesellschaft gestalten

More than one million people of African descent live in Germany. In the large #AFROZENSUS online survey, which will be launched in the spring of 2020, the life…


Read More

It’s not a party – It’s a fight | 8th March 2020

All around the world the fight against fascism is getting louder and stronger and women* are taking the lead of this revolution. The patriarchal system and the…


Read More

We need a feminist revolution! – IWS Speech, 8th March 2020

Hello women of the world! We need a feminist revolution! We need to end capitalism! Capitalism is patriarchal and racist and we can only end patriarchy and…


Read More

Message of solidarity from Yuli Riswati on International Women’s Day

It is truly a pleasure for me to convey this message of solidarity to you. When we as women around the world try to connect to each other to celebrate and…


Read More

IWS speech | March to commemorate the African victims of enslavement, colonialism and racism

For the 14th year, the Committee for an African Monument in Berlin organised a march to commemorate the African victims of enslavement, trafficking enslaved…


Read More

Wir müssen Widerstand leisten.

Das Morden wir nicht aufhören solange wir nur Schweigeminuten einlegen, Gedenkmärsche veranstalten und Reden halten. Es wird nicht aufhören solange…


Read More

In Gedenken an Hanau: We are angry, but not surprised!

We, the International Women* Space would like to show our solidarity with the families of the nine victims of the terrorist attack in Hanau last night! And…


Read More

Webinar Recording: Counter Voices of migrant women against neo-right Populism and other threats

This webinar “Counter Voices of migrant, including refugee and undocumented women against neo-right Populism and other threats in Europe: Strategies and…


Read More