Workshops for Women
The Women's Centre of Douglas College runs workshops throughout the school year for women attending or interested in attending the College. Those in December include Montreal Massacre vigil, December 6, and Talking Circle, December 21. For more information or to reserve a place in the workshop, call (604) 527-5486.
6th International Interdisciplinary Congress on
The Congress, held every three years since 1981, aims to bring together scholars and practitioners from a wide range of disciplines. Themes for the 6th Congress include Global Restructuring, Women's Studies, Feminist Politics, Health and Sexuality, After Cairo, Copenhagen & Beijing, Community Education, etc. Contact Festival City Conventions, P.O. Box 986, Kent Town, South Australia, 5071. Tel. 61-8-363-1307, fax 61-8- 363-1604.
Fourth Women's Global Leadership Institute
Women from all regions of the world are welcome to participate in the two-week Institute which will focus on connections between human rights and violence against women including violations of women's reproductive and socio-economic rights. Participants should have worked on these issues or related concerns for at least two years in either professional or volunteer capacities. The Institute seeks to strengthen women's human rights movements around the world, and to make human rights law and mechanisms more accessible. For an application or more information, contact Susana Fried, Institute Coordinator, Center for Women's Global Leadership, Douglass College, 27 Clifton Avenue, new Brunswick, NJ, 08903, USA, tel. (908) 932-8782, fax (908) 932-1180, e-mail email@example.com.
Women and Sexuality
The focus of the 18th annual Guelph Conference and Training Institute on Sexuality is women's sexuality. The aim of the conference is to help participants better understand the relationship and sexual problems facing our society. Pre-conference workshops run from June 15-17 and post-conference workshops run from June 21-21. Contact the Office of Open Learning, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, N1G 2W1, tel. (519) 767-5000, fax (519) 767-1114.