Monday, January 12, 2009

Global Women Strike and International Women Count New Year Events

The Global Women’s Strike and International Women Count Network have organised five events with a wide range of speakers from Bolivia, Canada, England, Guyana, haiti, India, Iraq, Ireland, Palestine, Peru, Spain, Tanzania, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, USA and Venezuela.

  1. Grassroots Struggle Against Sexism and Racism: An International Comparison
    Saturday 31 January, 9.30am-5.30pm
    Bolivar Hall, Venezuelan Embassy, 54 Grafton Way, London W1 5AJ
  2. Our Debt to Haitians - the First to Abolish Slavery
    Sunday 1 February, 10.30 -5.30pm
    Bolivar Hall
  3. Rape and Prostitution - A Question of Consent
    Tuesday 3 February, 6.00 – 8.00pm
    Committee Room 6, House of Commons
  4. Invest In Caring, Not Killing: Valuing the Work of Caring for People and the Planet
    Saturday 7 February, 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Bolivar Hall.
  5. Rediscovering Tanzania’s Ujamaa - Tribute to the Great Ntimbanjayo Millinga and the Ruvuma Development Association
    Sunday 8 February, 1.30 - 5.30pm
    Bolivar Hall

More information on the events can be found here or you can contact the group:

Crossroads Women’s Centre, 230A Kentish Town Rd, London NW5 2AB
Tel: 44 (0)20 7482 2496 Email:

Originally posted on The Femilist 19.12.08

Charlotte Cooper

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