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Following the assassination of former MP and women's rights campaigner Mursal Nabisada in Kabul, the KJK reiterates its call for solidarity with women in Afghanistan. The Coordination of the Kurdistan Women's Community (KJK) is calling for an expansion of solidarity with the women's struggle in Afghanistan in light of the...
Women’s World Democratic ConfederalismWe are going through a historical process. What makes the era we live in historic isits potential for change. There are serious upheavals in many areas of life, fromsociety to politics, from economy to ecology. Where there is movement, there is alsochange. But it will be...
Chemical weapons have killed 44 guerrilla fighters since April. The KJK called for a common struggle. The Kurdistan Women's Community (KJK) pointed out that since the beginning of the Turkish invasion on 14 April, 44 guerrillas in South Kurdistan have been killed by chemical weapons. The Turkish state is resorting...
We learned with great rage the assassination of Nagihan Akarsel, member of Jineoloji Academy and longtime activist of the Kurdistan Women’s Liberation Movement. Her murder is one of a series of targeted killings of leading figures of the women’s revolution in Kurdistan by the fascist Turkish state. Nagihan Akarsel was...
On September 25, 2022, we experienced the deep pain of losing our dear friend Meredith Tax, who was treated for cancer for a long time. The death of Meredith Tax is a great loss for all humanity, especially women. As the Kurdistan Women's Movement, we first extend our condolences...
The KJK condemns the murder of Mahsa Amini by the Iranian morality police and calls for organised struggle against feminicide and the patriarchal system of rule: "Women's lives are precious and organised women are strong." Kurdish woman Jina Mahsa Amini was arrested on Tuesday during a family visit in the...
“We are responsible for standing up to genocide, holding those responsible to account, recompensing the Yazidi people and preventing new genocides,” said the KJK, marking the anniversary of the ISIS genocide in Shengal. KJK (Kurdistan Women’s Communities) Committee for Democratic Relations and Alliances released a statement marking the 9th anniversary...
The KJK praised the actions of patriotic people and women, as well as the YJA/STAR and HPG guerrillas fighting the Turkish genocidal war. “We call for expanded struggle to defeat the desperate enemy,” the KJK said. The Community of Kurdistan Women (KJK) released a statement emphasizing that they were empowered...
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...