Women's Worlds Congress - Hyderabad INDIA

International Interdisciplinary Congress on Women - a brief

The first Women's Worlds Congress was held at Haifa University in December of 1981.

It was the first world-wide interdisciplinary gathering to focus on research pertaining to women's issues and to be open to all interested researchers and activists.

Since then, WW has taken place every three years in different parts of the world.

YEAR COUNTRY HOST THEME
1981 Israel Haifa University The New Scholarship
1984 Netherlands Groningen University Strategies and Empowerment
1987 Ireland Trinity College Visions and Revisions
1990 USA Hunter College Realities and Choice
1993 Costa Rica Univ. of San Jose Search, Participation, Change
1996 Australia Univ. of Adelaide Think Global - Act Local
1999 Norway Univ. of Tromso Genderations
2002 Uganda Makerere Univ. Gendered Worlds: Gains and Challenges
2005 Korea Ewha Univ. Embracing the Earth: East-West North-South
2008 Spain Computense Univ. Equality is not a Utopia
2011 Canada Carleton University & University of Ottawa Inclusions, Exclusions, Seclusions: Living in a globalized world

Hyderabad, India is the location of the 12th Women's Worlds (WW) in 2014. Hosted by the University of Hyderabad and is headed by Prof Rekha Pande, the brain behind bringing this conference to India.

Our theme for this conference is "Gender in a changing world". We hope to achieve a lot with the varied views, experiences and sharing of women from around the globe and invite you to come and be part of the change we define in our world.

The conference will move from Hyderabad, India to Brazil for the 13th Woman's World (WW) in 2017 !











Please contact for Conference Queries
Professor Rekha Pande
Director, Women's World, 2014, India.
University of Hyderabad, P.O. Central University,
Hyderabad- 500 046, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA
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Sharon Neetal
KW Conferences Pvt Ltd
1st Floor, Trade Fair Office Bldg.
HITEX Exhibition Centre, Madhapur
Hyderabad 500084, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA
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