Re:Gender works to end gender inequity and discrimination against girls and women by exposing root causes and advancing research-informed action. Working with multiple sectors and disciplines, we are shaping a world that demands fairness across difference.
Power MATTERS: Reshaping Agendas through Women’s Leadership June 6-7, 2005 New York City
POINTS FOR ACTION
On June 6-7, 2005, over 350 scholars and activists came together to discuss the reshaping of agendas, across a number of issue areas. Out of these discussions grew a series of points for action, which follow the summaries posted below. (Note: summaries for all sessions coming soon)
Women's Voices Matter: Women Elect to Speak June 6, 2004: NCRW Member Center Day June 7, 2004: Open to the Public Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, Washington, DC
When privatization widens economic gaps and diminishes public services, women's voices matter. When Medicare, social security, and reproductive rights are under threat - and the government commissions charged with advancing women's rights are disbanded - women's voices matter. When internationally, U.S. aid commitments to women's education and health abroad are not met, women's voices matter.