History – Violence Against Women

Feb 21, 2006 at 04:36 PM The History of International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women On 19 October 1999, at the 17 th meeting of the Third Committee during the 54 th session of the General Assembly, the representative of the Dominican Republic on behalf of itself...

Violence Against Women Campaign ’06

Feb 21, 2006 at 04:35 PM International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women Click here for the Violence Against women poster What You Can Do: –          Email the poster “Violence against Women” to your network of friends, family and coworkers. –          Print and distribute the poster in public...

Women Responding to Fundamentalism

Oct 29, 2005 at 12:00 AM Panel: Women Responding to Fundamentalism  Cincinnati Museum Center Saturday, October 29, 2005 Fundamentalism, active in both Islamic and Christian faiths, is an extreme political and religious ideology grounded in patriarchal tradition that manifests itself through exclusive and oppressive doctrines, policies and structures. Agenda:  ...

CWEN Conference 2005

Aug 12, 2005 at 12:00 AM Speaking event at First National California Women’s Empowerment Network Conference  – A five day seminar – August 10 – 14, 2005 Women’s Freedom Forum held a conference on August 12, 2005 at the San Diego Hilton Hotel during the First National Conference of the California Women’s...

Islamic Fundamentalism and Women

Jul 10, 2005 at 12:00 AM National Press Club, Holeman Lounge, July 1, 2005 – Women’s Freedom Forum held a panel discussion entitled, “Islamic Fundamentalism and Women”. The discussion was aired live by CSPAN2 and various panelists spoke about women’s rights, equality and Islamic fundamentalism and how without the active involvement of...

Human Rights Day Briefing 2004

Briefing on the Deteriorating Human Rights Situation in Iran 777 UN Plaza (Church Building) , December 10, 2004 On December 10, 2004 , a briefing was held on the deteriorating human rights situation in Iran , by the Women’s Freedom Forum, in the UN plaza in New York , which...