Athens, Greece, 27-28 January 2006

List of Participants

Socialist International Women Pia Locatelli
Marlène Haas

Full member organisations

ALBANIA
Social Democratic Women of Albania, PSD Ingrid Shuli
ALBANIA
Socialist Women’s Forum of Albania, SPA Majlinda Keta
  Saemira Pino
  Rajmonda Stefa
ALGERIA
National Secretariat for Women’s Affairs, FFS Kahina Bouagache
ANDORRA
Social Democratic Party of Andorra, PS Mariona González Reolit
Olga Areny Sánchez
ARMENIA
Women’s Committee, ARF Armenian Socialist Party Maria Titizian
Hripsime Charoutounian
Dira Tsoukala
Marie Rose Kervoran
AUSTRALIA
Australian Labor Women’s Network, ALP Sue West
AUSTRIA
Austrian Social Democratic Women, SPÖ Barbara Prammer
Maria Jonas
BELGIUM
Inter Federal Women’s Commission, PS Christie Morreale
BRAZIL
National Women’s Movement, PDT Miguelina Paiva Vecchio
Edialeda Salgado
BULGARIA
Union of Socialist Women for Parity and Solidarity, BSP Nadya Radeva
Deniza Slateva
CAMEROON
Social Democratic Front, SDF Chantal Kambiwa
CHILE
National Women’s Secretariat, PPD Elizabeth Rubio
Maria Antonieta Saa
Sofia Prats
CROATIA
Social Democratic Women’s Forum, SDP Mirjana Feric-Vac
CYPRUS
Socialist Women’s Movement, EDEK Marcia Alexaki
Roula Mavronikola
Anna Giannokou
CZECH REPUBLIC
Social Democratic Women, CSSD Hana Majlingova
DENMARK
Commission for Equality, Social Democratic Party Kirsten Johannsen
Anne Sofie Allarp
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Dominican Federation of Social Democratic Women, FEDOMUSDE, PRD Yadira Henríquez Núñez
Leonor Sánchez Baret
María Estela de la Cruz
Luz del Alba Threvein
Silvia García
ECUADOR
Women’s National Secretariat, PID Magdalena Chauvet
  Maria Fernández Salvador
FINLAND
Social Democratic Women in Finland, SDP Tarja Kantola
FRANCE
National Secretariat for Women’s Rights, PS Michèle Sabban
GERMANY
Federation of Social Democratic Women, SPD Lissy Gröner
GREAT BRITAIN
Labour Party Women, The Labour Party Sue MacMillan
GREECE
Women’s Department, PASOK Nora Katseli
Soula Efthimiou
Antigoni Karali — Dimitriadi
Ana Karamanou
Effie Bekou
Sotiria Dalla
Maria Zervaki
Titina Pantazi
HUNGARY
Women’s Section, MSzP Zita Gurmai
HUNGARY
Women’s Alliance, MSzDP Marta Bonifert
IRELAND
Labour Women’s National Council, The Labour Party Mary E. Flynn
ISRAEL
Forum for Gender Equality, Yachad Party Ester Levanon Mordoch
MOROCCO
National Secretariat for Women, USFP Ouafa Hajji
Saadia Benshili
MOZAMBIQUE
Organisation of Mozambican Women, OMM, Frelimo Party Amélia Matos Sumbana
NETHERLANDS
Labour Party, PvdA Hannie Stuurman
Marije Laffeber
Saskia Duives
NICARAGUA
Women’s Commission Sandinista National Liberation Front, FSLN Margarita Zapata
PAKISTAN
Women’s Wing, Pakistan People’s Party, PPP Begum Bealum Hasnain
Mehrunnisa Afridi
ROMANIA
Social Democratic Women, PSD Rovana Plumb
SPAIN
Secretariat for Equality, PSOE Maribel Montaño
SWEDEN
National Federation of Social Democratic Women, SAP Carin Jämtin
TUNISIA
Permanent Women’s Secretariat, RCD Mounira Aouididi
VENEZUELA
National Women’s Secretariat, AD Cynthia García
Dianela Parra
Liz Maria Marquez

Consultative member organisations

GABON
Progressive Women’s Movement, PGP Chantal Evila
SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO
Women’s Forum, SDP Olgica Milojevic
UKRAINE
Ukranian Roses, SPDU Olena Skomoroshchenko
Svitlana Kniazieva

Observer member organisations

IRAN
Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan, PDKI Shikofeh Ghobadi
  Asrin Ghobadi
IRAQ
Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, PUK Shanaz Ibrahim Ahmed
Kafiyeh Abdullah
Razan Aziz Salih
Fraternal organisations
Socialist International, SI Luis Ayala
International Union of Socialist Youth, IUSY Yvonne O’Callaghan
Associated organisations
Party of European Socialists, PES Emma Reynolds
Guests
Greece George Papandreou
Aliki Moschis – Gauguet
SIW Secretariat
  Julia González
  Valérie Pierres

 

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62nd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), United Nations, New York, from 12 to 23 March 2018

Parallel Event hosted by the Socialist International Women (SIW), PES Women and Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS)

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Council Meeting

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The UN Sustainable Development Goals – Gender Sensitive Budgeting and Climate Change

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The First Hundred Years

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This book tells the history of the first one hundred years of the Socialist International Women

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