CAWN is actively supporting the Las 17 y más campaign which demands the freedom of women wrongly sentenced to life imprisonment following miscarriages or obstetric complications in El Salvador. El Salvador has a ban on abortion under all circumstances, including when pregnancy is a result of rape or when abortion is required to save a woman’s life. […]
3 February 2015 CAWN has translated an interview to Salvadoran feminist, ex guerrillera and defender of women’s rights Morena Herrera. Recently the group she leads to decriminalize therapeutic abortion in El Salvador achieved a landmark success after a year campaigning. Read more about it!
‘Stories of El Salvador: Voices of Women‘, an exhibition in London on the struggles of Salvadoran women 5 January 2015 CAWN’s wishes all our supporters and followers a very happy 2015. We invite you all to visit a new film & photographic exhibition documenting the challenges of living in the Central American country of El […]
11 August 2014 CAWN warmly welcomes the support of Jean Lambert MEP. Jean is a Green Member of the European Parliament and voices like hers are crucial to save women’s lives and to free unjustly incarcerated women in El Salvador. CAWN thanks Jean Lambert wholeheartedly. Jean has issued a statement calling for the abolition of […]