NGO Forum on Women '95: Women's Journey to China
lazaroff at holistic.com
Mon Apr 10 18:52:25 EST 1995
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NGO (Non-Governmental Organizations) Forum on Women '95:
Woman to Woman Journey to Beijing, China
August 31-September 14, 1995
A unique Woman to Woman journey to Beijing, China, is being organized
to participate in the activity associated with United Nations' Fourth
World Conference on Women and to experience China's culture first-hand.
The purpose of the NGO Forum is to influence the Platform for Action
that UN member states will adopt in Beijing, and to hold a substantive
and celebratory Forum highlighting women's vision and strategy for the
world in the 21st century.
The Woman to Woman program is designed to provide a unique combination
of work on women's issues, building an international network of
relationships with other women, exploring significant cultural and
historical sites, and having intimate, one-on-one interactions with
In Beijing, the group will attend Forum sessions and events in accord
with the group interests. Sightseeing excursions set up in the Beijing
area will include the Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, and the Forbidden
City. Meetings will be arranged with key professional women and
officials of Chinese women's associations, to discuss how Chinese
women deal with changing roles and expectations in a society that
is fundamentally restructuring itself.
After the Forum the group will visit with women in their homes and at
work in southern China.
For more information on the journey, visit URL:
or send a request for further information to: womens-journey at holistic.com
Peace and good health,
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