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Women in Black are very worried about our sisters in Armenia, who – yet again- are living through another period of armed conflict. Just after midnight on 13 September 2022, Azerbaijan launched a major attack against Armenia and began shelling towns and villages in south Armenia, using high-calibre firearms, artillery and drones. By the end […]

Supporting Women in Black Armenia



Women in Black are protesting around the world, from London (photo above) to Serbia (text below) Anti-war protest  On the occasion of the aggression of the Russian Federation against the Republic of Ukraine, Women in Black organize a protest in mourning and silence “Stop the war in Ukraine!” on Saturday, February 26, 2022, at 12 […]

Stop the war in Ukraine!



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“For me it is essential to always move forward from the patriarchal culture of war to my feminist culture and vision of peace. Annelise Ebbe During the year 2020, we Mujeres de Negro (Women in Black) have expressed our opinion about various current topics that have seemed especially important to us. We want to say […]

Neither docile, submissive not silent



In these times of confinement, when the pandemic is killing so many people and causing many others to suffer, we reflect beyond our own needs to the health of the planet and all humanity. Facing the sorrow for so many human losses because of the commercialization of care facilities and attention to our elders, we […]

In Lockdown, Challenge to Our Social Model



Statement from Women in Black, Madrid, 30 March 2020 en español abajo ♀ Invest less in military spending and more in education and health. With what we spent on a Eurofighter fighter plane, we could build two hospitals or 25 schools. We must reduce spending on social and military control, reduce its accumulated debt and […]

It is not a war but a health emergency


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


The international Women in Black gathering in Armenia has sadly been postponed due to the Corona virus pandemic. At the present time, it is impossible to know whether the gathering will take place later this year, or whether it will have to be delayed until next year. We will update this space when a decision […]

International WiB Gathering Armenia