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4 January 2020 in London On 4 January, London Women in Black will commemorate and celebrate Cynthia Cockburn, beloved friend, sister, mother, grandmother and a pillar of Women in Black. We plan an afternoon of reminiscences, readings from some of Cynthia’s books, and songs she loved writing and singing, led by the Raised Voices choir, […]

Celebrating Cynthia


22-24 May 2020, Yerevan, Armenia Themes and workshops will include: Peace-building; Women’s rights, equality and liberation; LGBTI issues; Nationalism and Genocide; Feminism across borders; Lesbian feminist peace activism; Learning from the experiences of the Balkan wars; Connecting with our mothers. 24 May is International Women’s Day for Peace and Disarmament For more information on Women […]

International WiB Gathering Armenia


Here’s a short account from some Women in Black from London who attended this lovely celebration,It was a privilege and a pleasure to share in the celebration of the 25th anniversary of Leuven Women in Black (WiB) on 2 March 2019. Together with WiBs from many countries including Armenia, Austria, Croatia, England, France, Germany, Israel, […]

25 years of Women in Black Leuven. Celebration on 2 ...