On behalf of UNDP, UNEP, the Government of France and the Government of Costa Rica, we are pleased to announce that the final two discussions in the post-2015 consultation on Environmental Sustainability opened early this week.
May, 17, 2013 - May, 26, 2013
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Under the heading "Sustainable development - Human Rights: a common struggle?" the Forum 2013 will address the issue of sustainable development in relation to the human rights international law nearly a year after the Rio+20 international conference.
May, 22, 2013 - May, 25, 2013
Registration is open to everyone with no entry fees.
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This series of conferences started with About Women & Work in 2004. About Women & Vision is specifically designed to cater to the needs of motivated and aspiring female professionals in the Caribbean.
The 2013 Geneva Training Course offers an opportunity for participants with existing advocacy experience atdomestic or regional level to expand their knowledge and skills, and over the 2-week period in Geneva directly engage in lobbying and advocacy activities at the UN level.
May, 26, 2013 - June, 7, 2013
Our guest speakers are Davina Cooper, Professor of Law and Political Theory at the AHRC Research Centre for Law, Gender & Sexuality at the University of Kent, and Joyce Outshoorn, Professor of Women’s Studies at the University of Leiden.
May, 28, 2013
The seminar is free but registration is required by mailing Asa.Ekvall@ua.ac.be before May 14, 2013
Twenty activists –from a variety of countries – ranging from Pakistan to Kenya and from Ghana to Lebanon – will travel to The Netherlands and will share their stories regarding their work as allies for the Women, Peace and Security Agenda.
May, 28, 2013
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line “Peace: Men & Women as Allies
We invite civil society activists and journalists from Egypt and Iraq to follow our online training course on minority rights, freedom of religion and international advocacy. The course is open to applicants from Iraq and Egypt, and the course can be followed in Arabic or English.
June, 1, 2013 - September, 30, 2013
Complete application form by 10 June 2013
Starting with a keynote conversation by Dr. Murat Ademyr, the event will move to dialogue labs that will include, among others, Dr. Eliza Steinbock, photographer Emilie Jouvet, film maker Gala Vanting and sexologist Peter Leusink.
June, 8, 2013
15 euros, 10 euros for students: Tickets and more information
Warwick Institute of Advanced Study and Connecting Cultures Global Research Programme present: The Cultural Translation of Sexuality in European Context: a One Day Seminar
June, 10, 2013
Email S.Bassi@warwick.ac.uk by 3 June 2013
The aim of the workshop, starting from participants own research interests, is to provide an open space for participants to develop a meaningful conversation on the future and possibility of interdisciplinary research in gender and sexuality studies.
June, 12, 2013
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This programme is designed for professionals involved in policy planning, implementation and evaluation, including policy makers, development practitioners, public service managers, parliament staff and government officials.
June, 17, 2013 - June, 21, 2013
Recognising Diversity?: Gender and Sexual Equalities In Principle and Practice is organised by Sally Hines and Stefanie Boulila from the Centre for Interdisciplinary Gender Studies, University of Leeds.
June, 20, 2013 - June, 21, 2013
Online registration due June 7, 2013.
Evidence is an activist's most powerful asset. Used well, it can transform even the most difficult advocacy effort into an initiative that influences perceptions and actions around an important issue. People who are nationals of countries that don't need visas to enter Italy have until April 15th, 2013 to apply.
Register to participate in the CSO Development Effectiveness Training of Trainers taking place 24-27 June 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa!
June, 24, 2013 - June, 27, 2013
Register online as a self-funded participant through 15 May
FIAN International and ETO Consortium in cooperation with Austrian NGOs convening an NGO Conference to strengthen the Human Rights movement globally. Central aim of the NGO conference is to formulate a strong NGO declaration “Vienna+20”.
June, 25, 2013 - June, 26, 2013
LAGESEC 2013 is an interdisciplinary summer school focusing on language, gender, and sexuality and its implications for citizenship in the geopolitical area of the Balkans.
July, 1, 2013 - July, 14, 2013
Complete the application form by 24 May 2013
July, 1, 2013 - August, 30, 2013
During the past half year members of WIDE+ have worked on writing down the vision, mission, governance structure and strategies for the new network WIDE+. In the upcoming meeting members will take decisions on these issues, and further discuss the course of strategic and operational actions.
The course focuses on specific issues related to disability and community-based rehabilitation in the context of development.
The popular Gender Training Workshop seeks to provide workshop participants with a solid understanding & skills in core concepts, gender analysis frameworks and gender strategies that can improve the effectiveness of your organization’s programmes and projects in working with women and men, boys and girls.
July, 15, 2013 - July, 19, 2013
Includes 3 months of post-workshop online mentoring and coaching to facilitate the application of tools in the workplace. Full details are available at our website.
Intensive lectures and master classes. Afternoon seminars with the lecturers; all particfipants are required to prepare a paper and will have the opportunity to present and discuss it with all the other participants and receive direct input from the lecturers.
August, 15, 2013 - August, 23, 2013
Send Application form including paper abstract
The CSBR Sexuality Institute brings together leading sexual and reproductive rights activists, academics and researchers and include lectures, group work, round-tables, panels, site visits and film screenings, as well as a methodology to engage participants' own experiences around sexuality.
WOCAN has developed a powerful and effective course - Reframing Leadership for Gender Equality - based on its extensive experience of gender and leadership development within agriculture and natural resource environments.
August, 26, 2013 - August, 30, 2013
Register here by 2 August 2013
The main focus of the upcoming IASSCS International Conference will be the increasing commodification of social and sexual relationships, in both sexual/erotic and emotional dimensions.
The Sixth Asian and Pacific Population Conference (APPC) will be convened by ESCAP in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), with a view to serve as an intergovernmental platform for the Asia-Pacific preparations for the special session of the General Assembly on the International Conference on Population and Development beyond 2014.
September, 16, 2013 - September, 20, 2013
Sonke Gender Justice Network, the MenEngage Africa Network and the Women’s Health Research Unit at the University of Cape Town are proud to host the second MenEngage Africa Training Initiative course: ‘Masculinities, Leadership and Gender Justice in Sub-Saharan Africa’
September, 16, 2013 - September, 26, 2013
Complete the online application by 31 May 2013
Peace Women Across the Globe and Sangat – a South Asian Feminist Network invite women leaders, activists and peacebuilders to apply for a 3 week mediation training course.
September, 18, 2013 - October, 8, 2013
Complete the Application form by 20 May 2013
A Multi Track Gender Sensitive Mediation Training Course organized by Peace Women Across the Globe (PWAG) and SANGAT – a South Asian Feminist Network in collaboration with Tewa, Nepal
September, 18, 2013 - October, 8, 2013
Fill out the Application Form and send it together with a motivation letter (800-1000 words) and your CV by 20 May 2013