Keeping Your Balance in a Changing World
Het Second International Convocation of Unitarian Universalist Women wordt gehouden van 4 tm 7 oktober in Marosvásárhely/Târgu Mureş, Transylvania, Roemenie.
The Convocation is the second international meeting of U*U women and people from liberal faiths committed to initiatives to improve women’s lives worldwide.
For the latest news and updates, please register online through icuuw.com
The languages of the conference are English and Hungarian. Translations will be available for most presentations.
Where and how much?
Early bird registration (by March 31st, 2012) is estimated to be $300 per person including hotel (airfare not included). Full registration price is estimated to be $350 per person including hotel (airfare not included) after March 31st, 2012. Registration includes accommodation. Scholarships will be available.
BELIEVE TOGETHER - Honor our Unitarian heritage; share our faith stories and how we live our values in the family and in the community.
THINK TOGETHER - Learn about: the four pillars of human development theory; the new UN Women entity dedicated to improving the status of women worldwide; efforts to prevent family violence; and programs to ensure educational opportunities for girls.
SING TOGETHER - Make time for yourself: meditation practices and other ways of coping with stress; honor the choices we make as women.
ACT TOGETHER - Live through the global economic crisis; learn how to count and value women’s uncompensated labor;and explore the challenges facing the worldwide micro-credit and finance industry.
CHANGE TOGETHER – Define our partnership across cultures; maintain local values and culture in a global community;develop women’s leadership skills; and use the democratic process for community improvements.
NB Deze uitnodiging geldt voor alle vrouwen en vrouwelijke voorgangers die zich aangesproken voelen.
ds. Tina Geels, een van de deelneemsters en predikant bij de Woudkapel, meldt dat de NPB lid wordt van de ICUU. www.woudkapel.nl