International Women's Day 2010

Achieving Equality in Parliament – WAFE – 8th March 2010

Posted in 2010 03 08, London by womeninlondon on 17 February 2010

WAFE [Women worldwide Advancing Freedom and Equality]

Invites you to a meeting on:

Achieving Equality in Parliament

On International Women’s Day, 8th March 2010 ,in the House of Lords, Room G from 6:00-8:00pm

Chair: Baroness Harris of Richmond

6.00 Welcome from Chair and WAFE update from Elizabeth Sidney
6.15 Peter Facey, Director of Unlock Democracy and expert in democratic reform
6.40 Agneta Stark, Co-Founder of Stödstrumporna, a Swedish feminist Network which made a big impact on the 1994 election with the threat of a ‘Women´s Party’
7.05 Kate Growcutt, former Chair of the Young Fabians
7.35 Julie Smith, Deputy Director of the Centre of International Studies, Department of Politics and International Studies, Cambridge University
7. 55 Conclusion

Discussion will take place in the pub!

We have a galaxy of speakers this time which leaves no time for discussion so we have decided to book space in the Westminster Arms pub following the meeting. You are all invited continue with an informal discussion there.

Registration is essential for this event. Please email for details.


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