Women's International Democratic Federation
Women's International Democratic Federation (WIDF) is an international organization working for women's rights. WIDF was founded in Paris in 1945. The secretariat of WIDF is based in São Paulo, Brazil.
International Day for Protection of Children, observed in many countries as Children's Day on June 1 since 1950, is said to have been established by the Federation on its November 1949 congress in Moscow.
- Congress of American Women
- All-China Women's Federation
- National Assembly of Women
- Democratic Women's League of Germany
- National Union of Sahrawi Women
- International Communist Women's Secretariat
- International Socialist Women's Conferences
- Socialist International Women
Other post-1945 Communist front groups
- International Association of Democratic Lawyers
- International Federation of Resistance Fighters – Association of Anti-Fascists
- International Organization of Journalists
- International Union of Students
- World Federation of Democratic Youth
- World Federation of Scientific Workers
- World Federation of Trade Unions
- World Peace Council
- Peter Duignan; Lewis H. Gann (1996). The rebirth of the West: the Americanization of the democratic world, 1945-1958. Rowman & Littlefield. p. 306. ISBN 978-0-8476-8198-3. Retrieved 25 March 2012.
- Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones (1 June 1997). Eternal vigilance?: 50 years of the CIA. Frank Cass. pp. 107–. ISBN 978-0-7146-4807-1. Retrieved 25 March 2012.
- Women's International Democratic Federation. Contato
- Kate Weigand (7 October 2002). Red Feminism: American Communism and the Making of Women's Liberation. JHU Press. p. 204. ISBN 978-0-8018-7111-5. Retrieved 25 March 2012.
- Peter Duignan; Lewis H. Gann (1994). Communism in Sub-Saharan Africa: a Reappraisal. Hoover Press. p. 22. ISBN 978-0-8179-3712-6. Retrieved 25 March 2012.
- Gerald J. Bender; James S. Coleman; Richard L. Sklar (25 September 1985). African Crisis Areas and U.S. Foreign Policy. University of California Press. p. 294. ISBN 978-0-520-05628-2. Retrieved 25 March 2012.
- Robyn Rowland (1984). Women who do and women who don't join the women's movement. Routledge & Kegan Paul. p. 51. ISBN 978-0-7102-0296-3. Retrieved 25 March 2012.
- Children's Day
- Women's International Democratic Federation. Comitê de Direção FDIM – 2007 – 2011
- Latest version of the WIDF website (Dec.14, 2012) on the Wayback Machine. Only available in Portuguese.
- Women's International Democratic Federation (WIDF) Records, 1945-1979 Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College
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