[Marxism] THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON GENDER AND DISASTERS
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THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON GENDER AND DISASTERS:
"CONSTRUCTING THE FUTURE IN RELIEF WORK: LEARNING FROM WOMEN'S
EXPERIENCES IN CULTURALLY DIVERSE CONDITIONS
Date: 8-11 October 2008
Location: Derbent Hotel -- Kocaeli, Turkey
Workshop Host: Kocaeli University, Faculty of Economics and
Administrative Sciences, Turkey
Deadline: July 15, 2008
Kocaeli University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences,
Turkey, seeks proposals for participating in an interdisciplinary
international workshop for the victims of the recent disasters,
emergency responders, relief workers, volunteers of voluntary
organizations, governmental representatives, as well as the researchers
who focus on gender related disaster topics.
The event will cover topics that integrate the gender perspective into
all natural disaster related policies and decision-making processes with
the consideration of cultural differences.
Lodging, breakfast and some meals will be provided for all participants.
Limited funds available for travel support for the international
participants coming from the non-Western world.
The language of the meetings will be Turkish and English. Simultaneous
translation will be provided for all of the sessions.
Participants will be notified by August 10, 2008.
For more information please visit our website at
For any queries, email to Ms. Derya Keskin Demirer at
_info at genderanddisaster2008.org_
*Yücel Demirer ve Güven Bak?rezer
I.ktisadi ve I.dari Bilimler Fakültesi
Siyaset Bilimi ve Kamu Yönetimi Bölümü
Umuttepe Yerles,kesi 41380 I.zmit/Kocaeli
Phone: +90-262-303 16 05
Fax: +90-262-303 15 03
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