Women's World 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.
|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 !