TRANSBORDER FEMINIST ENCOUNTERS

17 May

Finally Transborder Feminist Encounters is happening!

The conference will take place next weekend on the 26th and 27th of May in Taksim Hill Hotel.

As the capacity of the workshops is limited, registration is required (please send a mail to: Amargi_staj@yahoo.com). Both panels are open to all women and trans. We invite you all to join us and be part of it!

The general outline of the program is as following:

First Day
09:30 – 11:00 Panel: “Current Feminist Approaches against War”

Speakers:  Nükhet Sirman; Cynthia Cockburn; Pınar Selek (video recording); Parvin Ardalan

11:15 – 13.30 Regional Presentations

Tunisia, India; Egypt; Turkey; Lebanon; Iraq; Iraqi Kurdistan

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 – 16:30 Regional Presentations

Turkey; Cyprus; Armenia; Iran; Libya; Israel; Palestine

16:45 – 18:00 Simultaneous Workshop Sessions

Proposed Titles of the Workshops:

* Constitutions

* Violence and Conflicts

* Representation

* Organizational Issues, Networking, Strategizing

 

Second Day
9:30 – 13:15 Simultaneous Workshop Sessions (continued)

* Constitutions

* Violence and Conflicts

* Representation

* Organizational Issues, Networking, Strategizing

13:15 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-15:15 Presentations on workshop outcomes. General Evaluation

15:30-17:00 Panel: “New Feminist Tactics for Peace”

Speakers: Karen Gabriel; Seda Altuğ

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