Celebrating Women's Achievements Past and Present

Thursday, March 5, 2009 - 01:00 to 05:00


Members of various organizations in Vancouver, including Women’s Organizations, NGOs, community groups, students and individuals, have joined together in order to put on a special event in celebration of this year International Women’s Day.

This event will consist of a panel of speakers including; Shelagh Day, Kasari Govender and Asia Czapska. The panellists will address the achievements made by the women’s movement in the past, the current challenges still facing women and most importantly what actions are needed in order to continue defending women’s rights and gender equality at home and abroad.

There will also be a musical performance given by the Solidarity Notes Choir and Poetry will be read by Mami Norwich, Magnolia Villalobos and Shauna Paull.  Light snacks and refreshments will also be provided for all those who attend!

For more information and to reserve a seat contact Cody.

Vancouver Public Library
350 West Georgia Street Alice MacKay Room
Vancouver , BC
49° 16' 48.9468" N, 123° 6' 53.064" W
British Columbia CA
Cody Yorke

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