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Women’s fair has been held in Pirot


This text is a translation from an article in jugmedia, the local online media : Source Women’s fair has been held in Pirot PIROT – Association “Women of the south” with support of the Tourist organization, Youth office, Sports center, Hydropower Pirot and local government organized manifestation under the name “Women’s fair“. More than 25 women from Pirot and Babušnica… Read more »

Beyond Borders Performance in Sofia

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Beyond Borders

Beyond Borders: Linking Our Stories started as a peace-building initiative between  Turkish and Armenian women in 2012. The group has used storytelling, non-verbal communication, body-movement and performance art as methods to build trust and solidarity among women across the closed Turkish-Armenian border.  In the spring of 2015 the group joined the Feminist Caravan in Bulgaria and shared their methods with… Read more »

Mauthausen nazi concentration camp : Women Struggle for memory and recognition


Feminist Caravan in Mauthausen concentration camp Decades have past since Second World War has finished but still feminists and lesbians from Austria and Germany are visiting concentracion camp sites in these countries, to commemorate all those who were “unfortunate“ to be different and unsuitable and thus were killed by atrocities of Nazi regim. Women struggle so that these monstrocities never… Read more »

Witches of campus – Kampüs Cadıları


On March 10, 2015, the Feminist Caravan was in Antakya, Turkey With their big, pointed purple hats and their feminist chants, the Campus Witches (Kampüs Cadıları in Turkish) do not go unnoticed in the demonstration’s procession. We set off to meet them. Kampüs Cadıları is an organization created by female students to enable women to self-organize, shed light on and… Read more »

Barbara’s trip in the caravan

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Barbara joined the Feminist Caravan from Izmir to Thessalonikki. She was almost at the end of her own trip :  a bicycle tour around the world, more than 3 years of travel ! She lives in the caravan about 2 weeks and she wrote few articles about her life with us : The caravan in Izmir (Turkey) 2 weeks in… Read more »

Women’s solidarity venue

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In Thessaloniki, the Caravan met women from the Women’s solidarity venue. Here is an interview made by the World women’s conference. Voula Taki is one of the feminist activist that create this women house. Source Greece: Interview with Voula Taki Our readers are very interested in the mood of the people in Greece. What is your opinion on the blackmailing… Read more »

World March of Women in Solidarity with Vio Me !


The Feminist Caravan was in Thessaloniki in March 2015. We met the Vio.Me workers and the members of the solidarity committee: we went to their street action and sale, we supported them in court and we visited their factory. Friday 20 March – selling products and informing people in the street Monday 23rd March – The trial This Monday morning… Read more »