WOMEN, GENDER AND WELL-BEING

2nd Annual 4W Summit on Women, Gender, and Well-Being
40th Wisconsin Women and Gender Studies Conference
April 27-29, 2017 
Pyle Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison 


Co-conveners:  UW-Madison 4W Initiative:  https://4w.wisc.edu/
University of Wisconsin Women and Gender Studies Consortium:  
https://womenstudies.wisc.edu/WSC/events/confer/annualconf/annualconf.htm


TRANSFORMATIVE EDUCATION:

Equity, Sustainability, Empowerment

https://womenstudies.wisc.edu/WSC/annualconf.htm

 

VANDANA SHIVA - Key Note Speaker

Thursday, April 27


* "Women Lead the Way: From Violence to Non-violence, from Greed to Sharing, from Hate to Love

5 Plenaries
https://womenstudies.wisc.edu/WSC/annualconf/speakers.html

·         Transformative Transnational Feminism: Theory and Praxis for the Future of Feminisms

·         Democracy, Gender and Transformative Education in Europe: The Case of Spain

·         African American Women Beyond the Stereotypes: Mental Health, Resilience, and Sustainability

·         Social Transformations to End Exploitation and Trafficking for Sex (STREETS): Survivor and Educator Perspectives on Human Trafficking Education

·         Multiple Ways of Knowing: Insights Grounded in Indigenous Experiences 

90 Concurrent Sessions by Faculty, Students, Community Activists 

https://womenstudies.wisc.edu/WSC/annualconf/sessions.html



*Register today for the whole 4W Summit:  https://charge.wisc.edu/womens_studies/register.aspx

*Register here for the free events only (plenaries and keynote):
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1RjbzeWBiAHRJ7iSXjA-2nEyouOqCVU_CgZ-JDFKR9mU/viewform?ts=58d92a2a&edit_requested=true
 

The 4W Summit co-convenors and sponsors are honored to be holding this conference under the auspices of the UNESCO Chair on Gender, Wellbeing, and a Culture of Peace as part of a global United Nations Platform on education, science, and culture.