- Posted September 26, 2013 by
Wadad alhasnwai announces the establishment of the first current of the Iraqi feminist
In a press conference held in the province of Diwaniyah political activist Wadad al hasnawi launced the first Iraqi feminist movement and the formation of its General Secretariat in the presence of intense public and media .
According to the founding statement , Wadad al hasnawi the former head of Human Rights committee in the province of Diwaniya, said " because the suffer of Iraqi women , marginalization , subordination of political , social and economic ,and despite their participation in public life and thire position in the political and administrative places , still the influence of patriarchal society is a key obstacle to its full role and their performance.
Adding : the Iraqi women remained hostage to the decisions of powerful political forces, and suffer from poverty , destitution and unemployment in our society , which suffers from a lack of community justice .
Pointing the reasons for the founding of this trend said : In order to remove the injustice done to the Iraqi Women , to achieve equality with men , have real participation in public life, enable the women to take the lead in the life , and in response to the call of many Iraqi activists we established the current of the Iraqi feminist, in order to reach a new Iraqi reality of social justice .