COVID-19 measures taken in the judiciary of the State of Quintana Roo, Mexico

The decision of a total suspension of work from March 23, 2020, until April 19, 2020, was made by the foremost authority to which five magistrates are attached. The general agreement establishes that the period can be shortened or extended as necessary, taking into account the phases declared by the state and federal governments. There will be no attention to the public, on
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The Philippine Women Judges Association (PWJA) donated masks to public hospitals

The Philippine Women Judges Association donated N95 masks (which are now in scarcity and ultra-expensive) to two public hospitals in dire need of such. Our medical/health workers/front liners are in more in danger. We need to protect them so they can protect us. For each region in the Philippines, women judges are spearheading fund drives to help the front liners. This blog post
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The Women Judges Association of Argentina (AMJA) provided training to adolescents on gender issues

The training took place in the framework of the commemoration for International Women’s Day before an auditorium made up of 450 students of Manuel Belgrano High School, according to Nuevo Diario. The issues addressed were gender perspectives, the materialization of public policies on the matter and international public order statements on gender awareness signed by the various Conventions incorporated into the National Constitution.

The Yemen Women Judges Forum held a workshop about the harmonization of the CEDAW agreement with national legislation

The Yemen Women Judges Forum held a workshop related to the harmonization of the CEDAW agreement with national legislation which took place in the city of Taiz on 14 March 14, 2020, in the presence of judges, academics and attorneys. The other parallel component of the activity was related to the Child Agreement that was held in the city of Sana’a on February
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The Yemen Women Judges Forum held a workshop about the harmonization of the CEDAW agreement with national legislation

March 8, 2020, in Mexico

A significant date can be celebrated, acclaimed, solemnized, commemorated. The question is: “In which category does International Women’s Day belong?” To define the above, we must first remember why International Women’s Day was established. As a woman, it is very common to receive greetings, flowers or some gift on March 8 to celebrate the date. However, the historical episode from which it originates
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