Webinar: International Initiative to Promote Women's Rights to Social Security and Protection

Thu, 19/04/2012 - 10:00

Online webinar

International Webinar Series from University of Ottawa and UNSW

10:00 - 12:00 EST
“Current Situation : UN Perspective”
Emmanuelle St-Pierre Guilbault (ILO), Maya Stern Plaza (ILO), Prof Frances Raday (Israel),
Maria Virginia Bras Gomez (Portugal), Dr. Magdelana Sepúlveda Carmona (UN)

13:30 - 15:30 EST
“Thinking outside the Box from a Feminist Perspective: a New Right to Social Security?”
Dr. Shahra Razavi (UNRISD), Prof Judy Fudge (Canada), Prof Hester Lessard (Canada), Prof Mary Murphy (Ireland)

10:00 - 12:00 EST
“International and Regional Experiences: Gender and Social Security”
Luis Jimena Quesada, President of the European Committee of Social Rights,
Prof Francie Lund (South Africa), Prof Maxine Molyneux (UK)

20:30 - 22:30 EST
“Looking for Feminist Principles in Framing Women’s Right to Social Security:
Different world – Different perspectives?”
Prof Dianne Otto (Australia), Mankui Li (China), Priti Darooka (India)

More information in the attached flyer, including login details.

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Webinar poster - 285KB PDF