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Equal Rights International Equal Rights International (ERI) was founded by British feminists to promote women's equal rights internationally. The women of ERI, based in Geneva, lobbied the League of Nations and the International Labour Organi... Equal Rights International (ERI) was founded by British feminists to promote women's equal rights internationally. The women of ERI, based in Geneva, lobbied the League of Nations and the International Labour Organization in support of the Equal Rights Treaty, the Montevideo Nationality Treaty, labor laws for both men and women, and equal status for women. The ERI merged with the World Woman's Party in 1941. Most material on the ERI in Women and Social Movements International speaks to the organization's relationship with the World Woman's Party (WWP) and Alice Paul. Show more Show less 1930 4 9 1
Equality Now Founded in 1992, Equality Now is a New York-based NGO focusing on the protection and promotion of women’s human rights internationally. The group documents and protests human rights violations, and it aims to rais... Founded in 1992, Equality Now is a New York-based NGO focusing on the protection and promotion of women’s human rights internationally. The group documents and protests human rights violations, and it aims to raise awareness of such injustices. Equality Now created the Women’s Action Network to coordinate the efforts of international actors, addressing issues of violence against women and of economic and political discrimination against women. WASMI includes annual reports on the work of Equality Now between 1993 and 2008. Show more Show less 1992 13 2