IRIW

AcronymDefinition
IRIWIndependent Reads, Independent Writes (computer programming)
IRIWIslamic Republic of Iran Webcasting
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NWAC and IRIW were two national organizations that highlighted the struggles First Nations women were facing under the Indian Act and demonstrated that indigenous women would take the lead, not the white-dominated feminist movement.
(18) The support of the National Action Committee on the Status of Women, a national lobby group for the Canadian women's movement, created new political opportunities for IRIW. But it must be stressed that non-status women's defense of their rights was grounded in an articulation of their identity, and citizenship claims that was significantly different from the mainstream women's movement's focus on gender-based discrimination.
(16.) Non-status Native women in Alberta founded IRIW in 1971 because the Voice of Alberta Native Women would not support legal action to amend the Indian Act.