Our FWN booklet has been created to encourage women to stand to be a councillor. It is also an easy to navigate guide to help answer your questions, explain the […]
Inclusiveness and growth are not mutually exclusive but a complement of one another. With this event we would like to contribute to the discussion how an inclusive economy can be achieved. Growth and productivity are only two aspects of this matter, it also raises questions around education, health and sustainability, to only mention some. With the British exit from the European Union, a new economic model for the UK will have to emerge.
We are delighted to announce our next event in collaboration with the Fabian Society International Network – an informal drinks reception on Friday 24 February, 6-7.30pm with Laila Naraghi, Swedish MP and former advisor to Swedish Foreign Secretary Margot Wallstrom – one of the world’s greatest proponents of feminist foreign policy.
With terrorists, the refugee crisis and cyber attacks defying national borders, the standard foreign policy toolkit is looking increasingly more defunct. New forms of conflict demand innovative responses and some […]
We, at the Fabian Women’s Network, are proud of the work we have done this year. We have led pivotal work on women and Europe – in the year that […]
FWN Public Speaking Club will be kicking off 2017 with a mock British Parliamentary (BP) debate facilitated by a qualified trainer from the English Speaking Union on 26 January 2016, […]
From January to October 2016, at least 102 UK women were killed by men. According to the Counting Dead Women project, this is one woman every three days. On Friday, […]
The economy, industry and how we work has changed rapidly over the last two decades, largely due to digitisation, automation and globalisation. Having a closer look at how women and […]
FWN is calling on the British government to protect women’s hard won rights and commit to step in and support crucial programmes affected by the possible loss of European funding by signing our Fabian Women’s Rights Charter.
As I made my way to a screening of ‘The Divide’ at the Houses of Parliament last month, hosted by the Fabian Women’s Network Public Speaking Club, a […]