Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Women's World 2011

From the CNW Group
"Canada will host the Women's Worlds 2011,the first Women's Worlds forum to be held in the country, thanks to supportfrom the Government of Canada. A global forum held every three years on a different continent, connecting women through gender(ed) research and interdisciplinary scholarship, Women's World 2011 will be hosted jointly by representatives of Carleton University, the University of Ottawa, the Université du Québec en Outaouais and Saint Paul's University.

During a 31-month period, from July 1, 2008 to March 31, 2011, the Women Build Up to the Forum project will establish six regional networks. Through those networks, 100 participants will raise awareness about the forum and its themes, and create a medium through which women of various backgrounds can participate in the event."

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