Mexican women urge men to boycott all-male forums

Mexican women urge men to boycott all-male forums
 

A group of young Mexican women has created a manifesto asking men not to take part in panels or conferences where there is not a single female speaker.
Con Nosotras, meaning With Us (women), was launched this week in the country's second-largest city, Guadalajara.
Their one-page declaration [in Spanish] also asks institutions and organisations to commit to making more women's voices heard at events, from public debates to round-table discussions.
"To take into account only a male viewpoint on issues that concern us all, abuses, discriminates and perpetuates inequality," concludes... read more

 
1 December 2016 in World News, Views: 30
Source: BBC
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