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In the X Anniversary of the Conference of Beijing on Women

Saturday, 8 October 2005
Palazzo Vecchio – Salone dè Dugento Florence

The International Conference “Declared Rights, Violated Rights”, that will be held in conjunction with the opening in Palazzo Strozzi of the international Art Exhibition WOMAN/WOMEN organized by Art for the World, NGO associated with the UNDPI, will gather together scholars, intellectuals, politicians and activists to assess the situation of women’s rights ten years after the Beijing UN Conference in 1995.

Ville de Carouge
March 8 – March 27 2005

Sao Paulo, SESC Paulista
March 9 – June 10, 2007

The Program

9.00 a.m.
Welcome Adresses

9.45 a.m.

Section One: “Gender”, Poverty, Quality of Life

12.30 a.m.

Buffet Lunch

2.30 p.m.
Section Two: Women’s Rights: Ten Years After Beijing

4.30 p.m.
Coffee Break

4.45 p.m.
Closing Panel: The violated Body. "Gender”, Violence and Armed Conflicts

7.00 p.m.
Future Prospectives

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