International Conference on Sustainable Development 2014

International Conference on Sustainable Development 2014 South Africa Protea Hotel Water Front Richards Bay Corner of Bridgetown and Pioneer Roads, Tuzi Gazi Waterfront, Richards Bay 3900, South AfricaDecember 02 - 03, 2014 Important Dates: Last Day to submit Abstract / Paper / Presentation - November 5, 2014 Last date to Issue Notification of acceptance - November 10, 2014 Last date to submit final paper and authors' registration - November 15, 2014Note: Abstracts/Papers, acceptances issued on a rolling basis until November 05, 2014. Please submit your Abstract/Paper early as possible QUICK LINKS - South AfricaCall…Read more

WGEA New Pay Equity Campaign

  MEDIA RELEASE  30th September 2014  It’s an incredible fact, but research shows that when CEOs have a daughter, the pay gap shrinks in their organization! So economic Security4Women (eS4W) is a proud supporter of the Workplace Gender Equality Agency’s (WGEA) new pay equity campaign featuring ‘Daughter Water’ a magical potion designed to help CEO’s conceive baby girls. “If a quirky conversation starter like ‘Daughter Water’ is needed to bring the gender pay gap, and its causes and consequences, out into the open, then I am all for it” said Sandra Cook, Chair…Read more

Chat For Change

Calling all young advocates!   Chat For Change is an initiative which aims to link passionate young human rights advocates (aged 10-30) from around the world up with opportunities to speak out in their schools, communities and the wider world. This is done through 4 free programs, each of which allows the messages of our "Chatters" to reach a wide community through our own social networks and those of our Supporter Organisations.   The programs offered include: Video Chatter - monthly video competitions for youth around the world  Blog Chatter- monthly blog submissions for youth…Read more

Annual Civil Society Dialogue on Women, Peace & Security

On behalf of the Australian National Committee for UN Women, the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID), the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) and the ANU Gender Institute I would like to invite you to the 2014 Annual Civil Society Dialogue on Women, Peace & Security. Bringing together prominent academics, civil society representatives and government officials, the dialogue will explore progress made on the implementation of the National Action Plan for Women, Peace and Security as well as good practices for ensuring women’s full participation in peace processes.  Register today…Read more

Beijing +20 Review Survey & Factsheet

JERA International is currently undertaking the B20 Review. If you wish to participate please complete the following survey by clicking the link below! Survey: http://esurv.org/?u=Beijing20 Beijing +20 Review Fact Sheet  2015 marks the fourth review of the Beijing Platform for Action (BPAF) and the twentieth year of its existence as a major blueprint to advance women’s rights.  The Beijing Platform for Action (1995) is a landmark agreement that identifies a range of actions governments, the United Nations and civil society groups should take to advance women’s human rights and make gender equality a reality.…Read more