Lifting Up Iraqi Women’s Voices

Women In Islam, Inc founder Aisha Al-Adawiya recently attended a conference of WAFDI, Women’s Alliance for a Democratic Iraq.  WAFDI is comprised of Iraqi women living in Iraq as well as abroad, including many women leaders in Iraq’s new parliament.  WAFDI believes that women are a fundamental component for sustainable peace and democracy in the

R2P: Responsibility to Protect

  Aisha al-Adawiya, the Founder of Women In Islam, Inc. & Board Member Sarah Sayeed recently attended a briefing at the UN on R2P: The Responsibility to Protect.  As explained by Marion Arnaud of the International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect, R2P is a new international security and human rights norm to encourage countries to work