O novo modelo para as organizações de mulheres no Brasil

  • August 17, 2015

Por Françoise Girard “Estamos mais ou menos acostumadas com esse novo modelo, onde não há financiamento”, disse Sueli Carneiro, do grupo feminista negro Geledés, quando encontrei com ela e com suas colegas em São Paulo há algumas semanas. “Os grupos estão sobrevivendo basicamente de forma virtual, usando comunicação online como ferramenta de mobilização”. O Geledés…

Meet Our Partner: Centro Feminista de Estudos e Assessoria (CFEMEA)

  • August 13, 2015

Guacira Oliveria of Centro Feminista de Estudos e Assessoria in Brazil speaks about the challenges of advocating for women's and human rights in a newly conservative political climate.

The New Normal for Brazilian Women’s Organizations

In a time when funding for women's rights groups in Brazil has dried up, organizations are turning to online activism, public events, and art to continue their work.

Partner: Centro Feminista de Estudos e Assessoria (CFEMEA)

  • November 12, 2013

The Centro Feminista de Estudos e Assessoria (CFEMEA, or “Center for Feminist Studies and Advisory Services”) was created in 1989 to monitor the implementation of women’s rights and gender equality as defined in the 1988 Brazilian federal constitution. The organization monitors legislation and tracks government budgets, educates lawmakers about issues impacting women, advocates for progressive…

Founder of Our Partner CFEMEA Named Fellow of WomenChangeMakers

Centro Feminista de Estudos e Asssessoria (CFEMEA), or the Feminist Center for Studies and Advisory Services is a nongovernmental, non-profit organization in Brazil that works for the citizenship of women and gender equality. It fights for a just, democratic society and state in an autonomous and non-partisan way.Founded on feminist thought, CFEMEA actively participates…