Cuban and US Collaboration Members at
2013 UN Commission on the Status of Women
Events and Delegations
2013 Women's Research Delegation to Cuba
& International Women's Conference in Havana!
Women Advancing Gender Equality,
Racial Justice and Sustainable Development
November 22-December 1, 2013
Current Issues and Actions
Center for Democracy in the Americas has released a short, two-part video documentary by independent investigative journalist Tracey Eaton whose film sheds light on the origins, failures, and future of the United States' policy toward Cuba's government.
"Diplomacy Derailed" and "Failure Compounded"
Lobby for Your Right as a US Citizen to Travel Freely
Defend Travel Today
For the 5 Cuban Heroes
Take Action the 5th of Each Month
Letter on Cuba Delivered to POTUS
Signed by over 55 NGOs including the US Women and Cuba Collaboration, LAWG coordinated a letter to President Obama asking him to use his executive authority to do more to normalize relations with Cuba. The letter was delivered via Rep. Barbara Lee's office on November 8th to the President and Secretary Kerry. See accompanying letter from Rep. Barbara Lee.
Announcing a new book by Dra. Norma Vasallo, Director of Gender Studies, University of Havana
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Our mission is to build a strong US women's movement dedicated to ending the US government blockade of Cuba and to creating mutually beneficial US–Cuba relations; our work is rooted in the concept of universal human rights, racial and economic justice, and women's rights.
- Right to Travel: Help us work to end all travel bans on US citizens for travel to Cuba, and on Cubans who cannot secure US visas to visit the US.
- Reality of Cuban Women's Lives: Learn about impressive public policy advances of Cuban women, and also about the harsh impacts of the US blockade on the lives of Cuban women and children.
- Advancing Global Feminisms: Join us as we learn how to share the lessons of global women's networks to advance the status of women globally and to build a strong US women's movement.