WINE women meet IFLA’s Women Information and Libraries Special Interest Group.

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On August 14th. 2010 representatives of WINE (Maria Gronroos, KILDEN, ; Silvia Radicioni, Biblioteca delle Donne, Bologna; Berith Backlund, Kvinnsam, and Tilly Vriend, Aletta, ) met Maria Cotera a.o. of IFLA’s Women’s Special… Continue reading

UN resolution 1325 ten years on

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Ten years after UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security was adopted by the UN Security Council, the issue of the role of women in war and conflict has achieved… Continue reading

“At the limit of what a person can bear”

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New PhD-thesis from Norway: Most pregnant women whose foetus is proven to have a genetic abnormality choose to have an abortion, but reaching that decision is a painful, exhausting process for most of… Continue reading

The boundaries of desire

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NEW PhD-thesis from Norway: Post-apartheid South Africa: A white professor is accused of sexually harassing a coloured student and loses his job. His daughter is gang raped by a group of black men.… Continue reading

Amazone, its history and its aims

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Learn more about Amazone. Interview with Mieke Van Nuland, first director of Amazone, the federal resource centre for the equality between ♀/♂, Brussels-Belgium, (1995-2009).

THE EQUALITY ♀/♂ WEB IN AN ENLARGED EUROPE

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Now available, edition 2010 of

THE EQUALITY ♀/♂ WEB IN AN ENLARGED EUROPE
a selection of national equality bodies, women’s organizations, women’s studies and resource centres in the EU 27

Athena book series results

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The Athena3 network has jointly developed modules, teaching materials and programmes, and conducted extensive research and published reports about didactic and educational aspects of the interdisciplinary field. You can find (and download) teaching… Continue reading

BEYOND EUROPEAN GENDER STUDIES – TRANSVERSAL CONNECTIONS

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The first ATGENDER  conference will take place in Brussels on February 18 and 19, 2010. WINE meeting will be on Thursday 18th February. The preliminary program and all information can be found here.

Fragen project ;partners met for the first time in Amsterdam

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European women’s libraries and scholars from all over Europe are working together on the Fragen project which aims to collect the most important texts from the feminist movements of the second part of… Continue reading

ATGENDER, the European Association for Gender Research, Education and Documentation was founded officially on September 30, 2009.

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The last day of Athena – for now at least – was thus the first day of ATGENDER. This means that there is continuity in our networking also on an institutional level. ATGENDER,… Continue reading