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KJK denounced the Turkish attacks in South Kurdistan, saying “Our people, women, youth and the friends of our people should unite around the guerrilla resistance. The revolutionary people's war must be expanded in the face of this genocide." The Community of Women of Kurdistan (KJK) released a statement regarding the...
The Kurdistan Women’s Communities Coordination calls for this Newroz to be made a beacon of freedom and the beginning of a reckoning with fascism. On the occasion of the upcoming spring and resistance festival of Newroz and the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the organizing process of the Kurdish...
The Coordination of the Kurdistan Women’s Communities welcomes the large worldwide participation of women in the 8 March protests and sees it as a "departure that will define the century". On International Women's Day, countless people around the world took to the streets. Also in Northern Kurdistan, the strong participation...
KJK calls on all progressive, revolutionary and freedom-seeking women’s movements and groups to “collectively build World Democratic Women’s Confederalism with us and our organized sisters from all around the world.” The Kurdistan Women’s Communities (KJK) Committee for Democratic Relations and Alliances released a statement marking March 8, International Women’s Day. “Revolution is...
Calling the arrest of Kurdish teacher Zara Mohammadi in Iran a political measure against Kurdish identity, KJK called for a struggle against cultural occupation. The Education Committee of the Community of Women of Kurdistan (Komalên Jinên Kurdistanê, KJK) released a statement condemning the arrest of Zara Mohammadi in Iran as...
Remembering Sakine, Fidan and Leyla, KJK said, “The AKP-MHP government's misogynistic policies are aimed at the universal line of women's freedom in the person of Kurdish women. No power can stand in the way of women's desire for a free and equal life." The Community of Women from Kurdistan (Komalên...
Those responsible for the death of Garibe Gezer in a Turkish prison will be held accountable, says Rewşen Mardin of the KJK. Rewşen Mardin, a member of the Coordination of the Community of Women from Kurdistan (Komalên Jinên Kurdistan, KJK), answered journalist Zeynep Nergiz's questions in a programme broadcast on...
On the occasion of the upcoming International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the Community of Women from Kurdistan calls for a new beginning and the building of a women's system. The Coordination of the Community of Women from Kurdistan (Komalên Jinên Kurdistan, KJK) released a statement calling...
Like the YPJ in Rojava, women in Afghanistan and throughout the region must succeed in establishing their own system. Kurdish and Afghan women must fight together and learn from each other, says Besê Erzincan of the KJK. Besê Erzincan, a member of the KJK (Community of Women of Kurdistan), commented...