Archive for May, 2009

Women in Technology in conjunction with The British Computer Society are holding a networking event open to men and women around the theme “Achieving in the Technology Profession” Date: 24th June 2009 Time: 6pm Location: IET, Savoy Place, London, WC2R 0BL Speakers are: • Jo Alma, Head of IMD Technology for Europe & Asia at […]

Recently formed pressure group Boris Keep Your Promise – Save London’s Last Rape Crisis Centre are having a launch event in London Date: 4th June Time: 7pm Location: Resistance Gallery, 265 Poyser Street, E2 9RF Boris Johnson’s pre-election campaign material made a great deal of his promise to pay for three new rape crisis centres […]

Venue: SMOLLENSKYS, THE STRAND, WC2R OAA Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm The Downing Street Project Network is hosting an event to get the momentum of gender parity and political change going before their launch on June 10th. Come along and meet the outstanding Julie Gilbert who has built WOLF Means Business – a network of 35,000 […]

OBJECT – in conjunction with London Feminist Network, Anti-Porn London and Scary Little Girls – is delighted to offer a fantastic Stop Porn Culture training session led by US Feminist researcher and activist Rebecca Whisnant. Rebecca was one of the founder members of the U.S. National Feminist Anti-Pornography Movement and has co-edited Global Feminist Ethics, […]

Taken from UK Parliament eConsultations website “The Speaker’s Conference on Parliamentary Representation has been asked to look into the reasons why women, disabled people and people from ethnic minorities are under-represented in the House of Commons, and to recommend ways in which the situation can be improved. The Conference is also looking at issues of […]

Ann Macleod from BBC Current Affairs Development is currently conducting background research into how women access information on abortion in the UK. I am looking to speak to women between 16-24yrs who have had experience of requesting an abortion on the NHS. I am also interested in speaking to women who have had an abortion, […]

One for the diary! Fawcett and Unison are organising a public rally in Parliament to urge the Government to strengthen equal pay law reforms. Attend the rally and make your voice heard. Date: Monday 8th June Time: 6.30pm-8.30pm Venue: Committee Room 16, Houses of Parliament, London SW1A 0AA Click here for map To register your attendance, […]