IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #280  Aug 10, 2005

16 Days of Activism: 25 Nov to 10 Dec 2005

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #279  Jul 12, 2005

GENDER AND ICT ISSUES AT WOMEN'S WORLD CONGRESS

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #278  Jul 06, 2005

1000 WOMEN FOR THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE 2005

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #277  Jun 26, 2005

Fijian Feminist dies

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #276  May 11, 2005

Global Alliance for ICT Development: Another opportunity for women to lobby for gender analysis and perspectives in the Information Society

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #275  Apr 12, 2005

WOMEN'S GROUPS EXPRESS DISAPPOINTMENT WITH UN SECRETARY-GENERAL'S MILLENNIUM SUMMIT REPORT

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #274  Mar 23, 2005

WOMEN ACTIVISTS AT UN GAIN UNEQUIVOCAL AFFIRMATION OF BEIJING PLATFORM FOR ACTION

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #273  Mar 23, 2005

REPORT FROM UN CSW/BEIJING PLUS 10

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #272  Mar 10, 2005

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY 2005: WHAT THE WORLD'S PRESS WROTE

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #271  Feb 20, 2005

IWTC SIDE EVENTS DURING THE UN COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN/BEIJING + 10 MEETINGS, February 28-March 11, 2005

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #270  Feb14, 2005

WOMEN ACTIVISTS AT THE WORLD SOCIAL FORUM Part Two

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #269  Jan 25, 2005

FEMINISTS GATHER AT WORLD SOCIAL FORUM

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #268  Jan 14, 2005

DIGITALL FUTURE: A NEW GLOBAL FEMINIST ONLINE PUBLICATION

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #267  Jan 08, 2005

ONLINE DISCUSSIONS FOR CSW @ WOMENWATCH

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #266  Dec 02, 2004

HIV-AIDS AND VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #265  Nov 24, 2004

GLOBAL CAMPAIGN AGAINST GENDER VIOLENCE

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #264  Nov 5, 2004

ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: ONLINE DISCUSSION

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #263  Oct 31, 2004

Beijing+10 Online Conference (Oct 04-Jan 05)

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #262  Oct 05, 2004

GENDER AND MEDIA IN AFRICA AND GLOBALLY

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #261  Sep 26, 2004

BEIJING PLUS TEN: CSW 49th SESSION, 28 February to 11 March 2005

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #260  Sep 01, 2004

AN ASIA-PACIFIC BULLETIN ON WOMEN IN POLITICS

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #259  Aug 25, 2004

16 DAYS OF ACTIVISM AGAINST GENDER VIOLENCE

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #258  Aug 15, 2004

LEADERS GATHER TO REVIEW PACIFIC PLATFORM FOR ACTION

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #257  Aug 05, 2004

PARTICIPATION OF NGOS IN CSW 2005

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #256  July 22, 2004

Pt 2: WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY REPORT

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #255  July 22, 2004

WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY ALTERNATIVE REPORT PLANNED

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #254  July 13, 2004

GLOBAL NGO INPUT TO BEIJING PLUS 10 REVIEW REQUESTED

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #253  July 08, 2004

WOMEN’S ADVOCACY GROUPS AT THE UN MEET WITH THE UN DEPUTY SECRETARY GENERAL

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #252  July 02, 2004

ASIA-PACIFIC NGO FORUM, BANGKOK

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #251  May 12, 2004

ASIA PACIFIC NGO FORUM ON BEIJING PLUS 10:
CELEBRATING WOMEN’S GAINS. CONFRONTING EMERGING GENDER ISSUES.

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #250  March 08, 2004

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY ACTIVITIES WORLDWIDE COUNTRY ACTIVITIES

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #249  March 04, 2004

THE ROLE OF MEN AND BOYS IN ACHIEVING GENDER EQUALITY

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #248  February 26, 2004

CURRENT STATE OF DISCUSSIONS ON BEIJING PLUS 10

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #247  February 26, 2004

PREPARATIONS FOR THE 48TH COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN (CSW) MARCH 1-12, 2004

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #246  February 26, 2004

PART TWO: WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY: REPORT OF EXPERT GROUP MEETING

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #245  February 23, 2004

PART ONE:WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY: REPORT OF EXPERT GROUP MEETING

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #244  February 9, 2004

PASSAGES IN THE LIVES OF THREE WOMEN'S HUMAN RIGHTS LEADERS
 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #243  February 2, 2004

WORLD SOCIAL FORUM: FEMINIST GROUPS EXAMINE ORGANIZING STRATEGIES

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #242  January 30, 2004

WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY: MOVING 1325 INTO ACTION!

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #241  December 16, 2003

Women Fight to Keep Human Rights Centre Stage

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #240   December 12, 2003

Civil Society Addresses Issues for WSIS

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #239  November 22, 2003

IMPORTANT GENDER EQUALITY PROGRESS MADE AT WSIS RESUMED SESSION IN GENEVA

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #238  November 13, 2003

A GLOBAL CALL TO ACTION!!
UNIFEM AND ALL WOMEN AND DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES UNDER THREAT
 

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #237  October 30, 2003

SHARON CAPELING-ALAKIJA: REMEMBERING A LIFE OF SERVICE

 

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #236  October 21, 2003

AWARDS FOR WOMEN'S HUMAN RIGHTS AND PEACE ACTIVITIES:A WAVE OF RECOGNITION.

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #235  October 21, 2003

WOMEN'S ISSUES AT THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND PREPARATIONS FOR THE 48th SESSION OF THE UN COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN (CSW) IN 2004

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #234  October 21, 2003

WSIS AROUSES CONCERNS AROUND PRESS FREEDOM

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #233  Sept 26, 2003

CIVIL SOCIETY AT WSIS SPEAKS OUT IN FINAL PRESS RELEASE

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #232  Sept 12, 2003 

LIBERIAN WOMEN DEFINE THEIR ROLE IN THE RECONSTRUCTION PROCESS

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #231 July 22, 2003 

WOMEN AND LAW

 

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #230 June 10, 2003 

GENDER AND FEMINIST TRAINING INSTITUTES



IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #228 April 23, 2003
SOME THOUGHTS ON THE GLOBAL WOMEN'S MOVEMENT
 


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #227 March 15, 2003
CSW AGREED AND NOT AGREED CONCLUSIONS!!
 


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #226 March 14, 2003
Gender, Media and ICTs at the CSW:
Delegates compromise on a few points, continue debates on others


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #225 March 12, 2003
WOMEN, MEDIA AND ICTS: UN/CSW DELEGATES
DEFER DELIBERATION ON CONTENTIOUS POINT


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #224 March 8, 2003
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY ACTIVITIES WORLDWIDE COUNTRY ACTIVITIES


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #223 February 17, 2003
UPDATE ON UN AND NGO ACTIVITIES FOR THE COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN, MARCH 2003


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #222 February 5, 2003
WOMEN MAKE STRIDES IN INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #221 February 5, 2003
THE FIGHT FOR GENDER JUSTICE CONTINUES!
INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT ELECTIONS UPDATE


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #220 January 25, 2003
WSIS NGO GENDER STRATEGIES WORKING GROUP (WN-GSWG*) LAUNCHES E-MAILING LIST


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #219 January 23, 2003
YAYORI MATSUI, JAPANESE WOMAN JOURNALIST AND ACTIVIST


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #218 January 17, 2003
WSIS UPDATE: REPORT FROM THE GENDER FORUM AT THE WSIS ASIA/PACIFIC REGIONAL MEETING IN JAPAN


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #217 January 17, 2003
WSIS UPDATE: WHERE ARE THE WOMEN AT THE ASIA/PACIFIC REGIONAL MEETING?
also
CIVIL SOCIETY PARTICIPATION IN WSIS PROCESS THREATENED:


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #216 January 15, 2003
UN COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN (CSW)
TO MEET IN NEW YORK, MARCH 3-14, 2003
.


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #215 January 13, 2003
WORLD SUMMIT ON THE INFORMATION SOCIETY (WSIS).
UPDATE ON PLANS AND PREPARATIONS INCLUDING GENDER INPUT


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #214 December11, 2002
WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY ACTIVITIES TO MARK SECOND ANNIVERSARY OF SC RESOLUTION 1325
Also
DEBATE ON POSSIBLE FIFTH WORLD CONFERENCE ON WOMEN IN 2005.


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #213 October 25, 2002
WOMEN PEACE MAKERS SPEAK OUT AT THE UNITED NATIONS


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #212 October 23, 2002
A FACT SHEET ON WOMEN AND ARMED CONFLICT


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #211 October 21, 2002
THE IMPACT OF VIOLENT CONFLICT ON WOMEN AND GIRLS.
STUDY RELEASED TODAY BY UN SECRETARY GENERAL


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #210 October 18, 2002
AWID'S GLOBALIZE THIS! CAMPAIGN.


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #209 September 23, 2002
SUPPORT THE NOMINATION OF WOMEN JUDGES ON THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT (ICC)


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #208 September 20, 2002
PUTTING GENDER ON THE AGENDA OF WSIS: AN UPDATE


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #207 September 12, 2002
AN ERA OF WOMEN LEADERS ENDS AT THE UN


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #206 September 6, 2002
WSSD CONCLUSIONS AT A GLANCE


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #205 September 3, 2002
UN EARTH SUMMIT MORE ABOUT "SUSTAINABLE GREED"
THAN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT ACCORDING TO FIRE
WEBCAST INTERVIEWS



IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #204 August 22, 2002

FIRE JOINS INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS FOR LIVE WEBCASTS
FROM FORMER WOMEN'S PRISON AT WSSD, JOHANNESBURG


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #203 August 21, 2002

THE WORLD GATHERS FOR THE WORLD SUMMIT ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (WSSD), August 26 to September 4, 2002, JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA.


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #202 August 20, 2002

THE KAMPALA KNOW HOW DECLARATION


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #201 August 19, 2002

WOMEN'S ANTI-DISCRIMINATION COMMITTEE HOLDS EXCEPTIONAL SESSION IN NEW YORK FROM
5 TO 23 AUGUST 2002


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #200 August 16, 2002
KNOW HOW 2002:
A SAFARI INTO THE WORLD OF WOMEN'S INFORMATION


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #199 August 16, 2002
ARTICLE ON US GOVERNMENT POLICIES
ON WOMEN WORLDWIDE,
New York Times


IWTC WOMEN"S GLOBALNET #198 July 18, 2002
PUTTING GENDER ON THE AGENDA OF THE
WORLD SUMMIT ON THE INFORMATION SOCIETY (WSIS)


IWTC WOMEN"S GLOBALNET #197 June 5, 2002
WOMEN, YOUTH AND SCIENTISTS
SPEAK OUT AT WSSD PREPCOM IN BALI


IWTC WOMEN"S GLOBALNET #196 May 23, 2002
MESSAGE FOR INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S
DAY FOR PEACE AND DISARMAMENT,
MAY 24, 2002


IWTC WOMEN"S GLOBALNET #195 May 10, 2002
KIDS DEMAND ACTION FROM WORLD
LEADERS AT UN SPECIAL SESSION ON CHILDREN


IWTC WOMEN"S GLOBALNET #194 May 3, 2002
UN SPECIAL SESSION ON CHILDREN 8-10 MAY 2002, NEW YORK


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #193 April 16, 2002
SPECIAL ACTION ALERT FROM THE WOMEN'S CAUCUS FOR GENDER JUSTICE! URGENT CALL FOR GENDER PARITY AMONG ICC JUDGES!


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #192 April 12, 2002
WOMEN'S GROUPS WELCOME THE NEW INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT AND A NEW ERA OF ACCOUNTABILITY FOR CRIMES AGAINST WOMEN


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #191 April 10, 2002
UN Says Elderly Will Outnumber Young For The First Time.


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #190 April 10, 2002
WOMEN WORLDWIDE CELEBRATE
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY 2002



IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #189 March 28, 2002
WOMEN SPEAK OUT AT THE UN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FINANCING FOR DEVELOPMENT.


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #188 March 26, 2002
REPORT FROM THE 46TH SESSION OF THE UN COMMISSION
ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN
(UN/CSW)


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #187 March 12, 2002
JOINT INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY DECLARATION BY
THREE SPECIAL RAPPORTEURS FOR WOMEN'S RIGHTS


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #186 March 12, 2002
ESTHER OCLOO, WOMAN LEADER AND
MICROLENDING PIONEER FROM GHANA. 1919-2002



IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #185 February 5, 2002
NGO EVENTS PLANNED FOR THE CSW, MARCH 2002

IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #184, January 17, 2002
CALENDAR OF UN EVENTS OF SPECIAL RELEVANCE
TO
WOMEN AND DEVELOPMENT
ACTIVITIES, JANUARY TO SEPTEMBER 2002



IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #183, December 31, 2001
UPDATE ON THE 46th SESSION OF THE UN COMMISSION ON THE
STATUS OF WOMEN, MARCH 4-15, 2002, NEW YORK



IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #182, December 6, 2001
PERDITA HUSTON, FEMINIST ACTIVIST, WRITER, DEVELOPMENT
COMMUNICATOR AND HUMANITARIAN DIES


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #181, November 30, 2001
TRAINING AND RESOURCES FOR WOMEN AND INFORMATION
COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES (ICTs)


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #180, October 30, 2001
INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN
GLOBAL WOMEN'S FORUM


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #179, September 25, 2001
HEAR THE VOICES OF WOMEN


A NOTE OF THANKS TO WOMEN'S GLOBALNET READERS


SPECIAL NOTE TO READERS OF
IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET, September 12, 2001


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #176, August 30, 2001
UPDATE ON GENDER AT THE WORLD CONFERENCE AGAINST RACISM


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #175, August 9, 2001
THE BEIJING AGENDA: GENDER AND RACISM


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #174, Part 1, August 1, 2001
WOMEN, PEACE, ARMED CONFLICT AND DISARMAMENT


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #174, Part 2, August 1, 2001
WOMEN, PEACE, ARMED CONFLICT AND DISARMAMENT


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #173 JULY 24, 2001
NEWS AND RESOURCES IN GENDER, SCIENCE, AND TECHNOLOGY


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #172 JULY 10, 2001
"WOMEN IN THE FOREFRONT OF THE BATTLE AGAINST HIV/AIDS" SAYS KOFI ANNAN, AS UN HIV/AIDS SPECIAL SESSION CONCLUDES.


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #171 June 29, 2001
ISTANBUL + 5: "ADEQUATE SHELTER FOR ALL" REVISITED
WITH A FOCUS ON
GENDER AND OTHER NGO ACTIVITIES


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #170 June 21, 2001

GLOBAL CRISIS-GLOBAL ACTION: SPECIAL
UN SESSION ON HIV/AIDS, 25-27 June 2001

WHAT ARE SPECIFIC GENDER CONCERNS AND ISSUES?



IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #169 April 11, 2001

THE BEIJING AGENDA: HIV/AIDS AND RACISM


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #168 March 26, 2001

OUTCOMES OF THE 45th SESSION OF THE UN COMMISSION
ON THE STATUS OF
WOMEN, 6-17 March 2001


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #167 March 5, 2001

WOMEN MAKE THE NEWS 2001:


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #166 February 26, 2001
AGENDA FOR THE 45th SESSION OF THE UN COMMISSION ON THE
STATUS OF WOMEN,
MARCH 6 16th, 2001, NEW YORK, PLUS
OTHER UN ACTIVITIES.

 


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #165 February 22, 2001
HIGHLIGHTS OF NGO PLANS AT THE 45th SESSION OF THE UN
COMMISSION ON THESTATUS OF WOMEN, MARCH 6 16th, 2001,
NEW YORK.


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #164, January 16, 2001
NEW IWTC WEB-SITE AT https://www.iwtc.org


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #163, December 5, 2000
BEIJING PLUS FIVE FOLLOW-UP ACTIVITIES IN THE ASIA/ PACIFIC REGION


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #162, November 25, 2000

NOVEMBER 25: INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE
ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN


IWTC WOMEN'S GLOBALNET #161, November 20, 2000

LAUNCHING OF NEW IWTC WEB-SITE!


IWTC Women's GlobalNet Issue #160, November 12, 2000
GENDER, AIDS AND RACISM THE FOCUS OF 45TH SESSION OF
UN COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN, MARCH 2001


Issue 159, November 3, 2000

UNPRECEDENTED UN RESOLUTION ON WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY!

-Security Council Resolution S/2000/1044



Issue 158, October 2, 2000

CEDAW OPTIONAL PROTOCOL GOES INTO FORCE!!


Issue 157, October 2, 2000

HISTORIC UN OPEN SESSION ON WOMEN AND ARMED CONFLICT!

-Coalition of NGOs Preparing Joint NGO Statement for Open Session



Issue 156, September 25, 2000

TWO NGO ELECTRONIC BULLETINS THAT GIVE
UPDATES ON UNITED NATIONS ACTIVITIES

- A. UN UPDATE: United Nations Association of the USA -UNA-USA
- B. ICC UPDATE: CICC Secretariat



Issue 155, July 25th, 2000

WOMEN FIGHT FOR THEIR PLACE IN POLITICS

-Women and Politics in the Middle East
-Women and Politics in Africa
-Women and Politics in Asia/Pacific
-Where Theres a WILL, Theres a Way (International)
-New Book Published on Womens Participation in Politics



Issue 154, July 14th, 2000

GENDER AND INFORMATION COMMUNICATION
TECHNOLOGIES (ICTS) FOR DEVELOPMENT

-ECOSOC High Level Segment on ICTs for Development
-Outcomes of the Global Knowledge II (GKII) Conference
-ITU (International Telecommunications Union) Task Force on Gender Issues
-Research, Policy, Action!



153 July 5th, 2000

MEDIA WORLDWIDE REPORTS ON BEIJING PLUS FIVE.

-European Parliament Beijing + 5 Womens Conference Delegation Gives Mixed Verdict
-Argentina: Women to Enjoy Free Access to Birth Control
-Malaysia Going All Out to Promote IT to Women
-Justice Still Eludes Women
-Grim Observations Made in NGO Alternative Global Report
-Women: Two Steps Forward, One Step Back?



Issue 152, 20 June 2000

WOMEN'S MEDIA NETWORKS SPREAD THE NEWS DURING UNITED NATIONS
SPECIAL SESSION ON WOMEN

-WomenAction 2000, Global Network of Womens Information and Media Organizations



Issue 151, June 6, 2000

UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY SPECIAL SESSION OPENS IN NEW YORK



Issue 150, June 1, 2000

MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS INITIATIVES

-Global Media Initiative For Beijing +5 Special Session
-Global Survey Results Shared at May International Leadership Conference
-Global Survey Results Shared at May International Leadership Conference
-Directory of Womens Media Underway
-Journalist Encounter Planned
-Journalist Accreditation



Issue 149, June 21, 2000

EDUCATION AND TRAINING FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS

-International Grassroots Women's Academy, Salzgitter, Germany
-International Women's University, Hannover, Germany
-Country Report Cards Issued on Countries' Commitment to "Education For All"
-International Symposium on: "International Perspectives
- Featured Book from Women, Ink.: Gender, Education and Training



Issue 148, June 21, 2000

WOMEN AT THE CENTRE OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMY PT 2

-"Women in Informal Employment Globalizing and Organizing" (WIEGO)
-The International Association for Feminist Economics (IAFFE)
-Focus on Women and Globalization at UN Special Session for Beijing + 5
- Featured Book from Women, Ink. "Progress of the Worlds Women" UNIFEM



Issue 147, May 12, 2000

WOMEN AT THE CENTRE OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMY PT 1

-New "Gender and Trade Network" Formed at WTO Meeting
-"Funders Network on Trade and Globalization" formed
-Women's International Coalition for Economic Justice Formed
-"Women's Eyes on the World Bank" Campaign Makes Progress in Latin America



Issue 146, May 5, 2000

SPOTLIGHT ON THE ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

-World March of Women 2000 launched March 8 in 90 countries
-Women's Caucus for Gender Justice Seeks Women's Support in Creation of ICC
-Urgent Action Needed to Protect Human Rights of Trafficked Women and Girls-
-Womens Human Rights Network Links Partners Worldwide
-New Web-Sites Launched to Eliminate Violence Against Women
-Featured Book from Women, Ink. "Unnatural Deaths of Women in Marriage".

Issue 145, April 25, 2000

UPDATE ON PREPARATIONS FOR BEIJING PLUS FIVE SPECIAL SESSION

-NGOs Meet With UN/DAW
-Ongoing Work on the "Outcomes Document"
-New PrepCom Bureau Chairperson Appointed
-Possible Participation of Heads of State and Other Dignitaries in Special Session
-NGOs: Registration and Accreditation Details
-Update on NGO Alternative Reports

Issue 144, April 13, 2000

2000: INTERNATIONAL YEAR FOR A CULTURE OF PEACE.
WOMEN AS PEACE-BUILDERS AND PEACE MAKERS WORLDWIDE


-Voices from the Peace Front:
-NGO Women and Armed Conflict Caucus
-Women Building Peace: From the Village Council to the Negotiating Table
-A Global Group of Women Human Rights and Peace Activists Redefine Security
- Living Memorial to Widows of War Web-site to be unveiled April 30, 2000.
-UNESCO Supports Women's Initiatives for Peace
-New Resources Highlight Women's Roles in Peacemaking



Issue 143, March 31, 2000
NGO ALTERNATIVE REPORTS FOR THE SPECIAL SESSION ON BEIJING PLUS FIVE IN JUNE, 2000



142 March 26, 2000

OUTCOMES FROM THE PREPCOM FOR THE SPECIAL SESSION ON BEIJING PLUS FIVE IN JUNE

-Confirmation and Affirmation of the PFA and Beijing Declaration
-Largest Number of NGOs Ever to participate in CSW/PrepCom
-Six Signatories Added to Optional Protocol of CEDAW
-Identification of Future Actions and Priorities in Final Outcomes Documents
-Specific Targets Set
-Future of the CSW
-NGO Input at the PrepCom
-NGO Participation at the Special Session
-What About a Fifth World Conference on Women?



Issue 141, March 21, 2000

SUMMARY OF OUTCOMES FROM THE UN COMMISSION ON
THE STATUS OF WOMEN, FEBRUARY 28 TO MARCH 2, 2000

-General Themes that Emerged from Governments:
-Common Themes Put Forward by NGOs at the CSW
-Panel on Emerging Issues
-Four Resolutions Adopted



Issue 140, March 15, 2000

UPDATE ON PLANS AND PREPARATIONS FOR THE SPECIAL SESSION IN JUNE

-Registration of Accredited NGOs
-Application by New NGOs
-NGO Working Session June 2-3, 2000
-Activities Planned by US Host Committee
-NGO Alternative Reports



Issue 139, March 6, 2000

CONGO BEIJING+5 FACT SHEET # 2

-PrepCom
-Special Session
-Late-Breaking News!
-World March of Women Website



Issue 138, March 3, 2000

GLOBAL HAPPENINGS FOR MARCH 8, 2000,
THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY OF THE NEW MILLENNIUM!

-UN Town Hall Meeting
-Media Women to Assume Editorship for the Day
-World March of Women
-Global Womens Strike
-Special Television Programmes