[Marxism] THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON GENDER AND DISASTERS

Dogan Gocmen dgn.gcmn at googlemail.com
Sun Jun 8 12:53:44 MDT 2008


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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 
http://www.genderanddisaster2008.org <http://www.genderanddisaster2008.org/>

For any queries, email to Ms. Derya Keskin Demirer at 
_info at genderanddisaster2008.org_

*Contact address:
*Yücel Demirer ve Güven Bak?rezer

Kocaeli Üniversitesi

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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