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Monday, June 04, 2007
Masculinity and the Other: An Interdisciplinary Conference
Location: Oxford, United KingdomMasculinity and the Other is an interdisciplinary conference at Balliol College Oxford on 29th and 30th August 2007. Scholars of all discplines working on masculinity are welcome to attend. The deadline for...
Monday, June 04, 2007
Women, Power and Peace
Location: Rhinebeck Campus: Rhinebeck, NY (US) What is peace? What is the connection between women and peace? What kind of power facilitates peace? What is the relationship between inner peace and peace in the world? How do we bring about just and...
Thursday, May 31, 2007
Women In Parliament: The Year In Perspective 2006
This annual brochure provides an overview and analysis of progress made and setbacks encountered by women in parliamentary elections and renewals in 2006. It presents data on women in national parliaments, regional and world trends, information on...
Thursday, May 31, 2007
Women At The Top 2005: Changing Numbers, Changing Politics?
This report focuses on women’s representation in political life in the United Kingdom, examining the feminization of politics and the integration of women and women’s perspectives into British politics. It identifies the causes of women’s under-...
Tuesday, May 29, 2007
Gender Differences In Mobilization For Collective Action: Case Studies Of Villages In Northern Nigeria
This research paper focuses on gender and social capital in northern Nigeria and attempts to fill some of the knowledge gaps withing existing gender relations. It discusses the impact of gender roles on collective action and access to resources.
Friday, May 25, 2007
Gender Equity in a Diverse Society
Concurrent sessions with themes such as Multicultural Issues,Academic Achievement, Civil Rights Compliance, No Child Left Behind,Title IX, Harassment Prevention, Teacher Effectiveness,STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics),...
Friday, May 25, 2007
Past Debates, Present Possibilities and Future Feminisms
This year's confrence will consider the role of the theatre and performance in feminism, the effect of increasing global mobility on women, and the often overlooked, vibrant culture of girls. The keynote will be given by The House On Mango Street...
Thursday, May 24, 2007
Women Leaders Of The World Leadership Development Program
Location: Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA, United StatesThe Women Leaders for the World Program is a residential leadership development program that sparks innovation, fosters global citizenship, and expands the capacity and network of women...
Thursday, May 24, 2007
Integrating Gender in Security Sector Reform Assessments
Organized by UN-INSTRAW, DCAF and OSCE-ODIHRExperts from around the world are invited to participate and share their views in three areas: how to ensure that SSR assessments and M&E processes are gender sensitive, how to conductgender audits of...
Wednesday, May 23, 2007
Gender and Identity in the Caribbean
Location: 1330 New York Avenue NW Washington, DC. Enrique V. Iglesias Conference Center - Inter-American Development Bank. Dr. Kwame Dixon will examine the literary discourse of Afro-Costa Rican writers with particular emphasis on the works of...
Monday, May 21, 2007
Engendering Policy and Politics
Location: Gender Research Network, School of Social Sciences, University of Manchester, Chancellor's Conference Centre.An international, interdisciplinary conference is supported by the British Academy, the Social Policy Association, the Jean Monnet...
Monday, May 21, 2007
Gender and Militarism
Location: Israel The Gender and Militarism Seminar, to be held in Israel in August 2007 will bring together activists and academics from all over the world to study the mutual connections between militarism and gender. Today it is becoming...
Monday, May 21, 2007
Humanitarian Education: Gender Aspect
Location: St. Petersburg, Russia During the Conference will be discussed a wide variety of interdisciplinary questions, which concern the term of the gender equality, which belong to the sphere of scholarly and practical interest of historians,...
Monday, May 21, 2007
Honor Killing: Crimes Against Women
Location: Freedom House. 1319 18th Street (Ballroom)Washington, DC. USA.Discussion with Rana Husseini, Jordanian Human Rights Activist and Journalist Internationally recognized, award winning journalist and human rights defender Rana Husseini broke...
Friday, May 18, 2007
Washington's Stars
We are excited to announce that the followingspecial guests will be in attendance - stay tuned for additionsSen. Susan M. Collins (ME)Rep. Tammy Baldwin (WI-2)Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18)Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-9)Rep. Nita M. Lowey (NY-18)Rep....
Thursday, May 17, 2007
Women For Hillary
Join Madeleine Albright, Bille Jean King and others to kick off the Women for Hillary Block party with Hillary Clinton at City Center Lot, H & 11th Streets NW, Washington DC. Tickets $20.00.For further information please visit Hillary Clinton...
Wednesday, May 16, 2007
Celebration of Women's Equality
Location: Sewall-Belmont House and Museum. 144 Constitution Avenue, NE. Washington, DC. USASpecial Guests: Congressional Sponsors of the Women;s Equality Amendment of 2007For more information, please visit Sewall-Belmont House and Museum's...
Tuesday, May 15, 2007
Empowerment Through Technology: Gender Dimensions Of Social Capital Build-Up In Maharashtra, India
This paper explores how and to what extent women and men have benefited from the build-up of social capital in technology uptake, and the role of women in this process. The focus of the paper is on collective action as a mechanism to stimulate...

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