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Posted by on Oct 31, 2016 in General News, Uncategorized

Canadian Voice of Women for Peace having its annual conference  at Saint Mary’s University

Canadian Voice of Women for Peace having its annual conference at Saint Mary’s University

PRESS RELEASE   For Immediate Release – Friday, October 28, 2016     Halifax to host national women’s peace conference November 4-6 Canadian Voice of Women for Peace having its annual conference at Saint Mary’s University     (Halifax) – The Canadian Voice of Women for Peace (VOW) is holding its annual Conference in Halifax, with delegates coming from as far away as Victoria, British Columbia.  The theme is “Women Taking Action for Peace:  Personal, Political, Global.”  Hosted by Nova Scotia Voice of Women for Peace and co-sponsored by Saint Mary’s University, it will take place November 4-6.  All events are open to the public.     On Friday, November 4, the Conference will begin with a free public panel and discussion on military sexualized violence with Dr. Shelly Whitman, Dr. Maya Eichler and Tamara Lorincz from 7:00-9:00 p.m. in Room 101 of the Atrium Building at Saint Mary’s University. On Saturday, November 5, the public is invited to attend presentations and workshops from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. in the...

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Posted by on Oct 11, 2016 in Uncategorized

Billeting and Accommodation for VOW conference 2016

Billeting and Accommodation for VOW conference 2016

ACCOMMODATION NEEDED –  PLEASE FILL IN REQUESTED INFORMATION Canadian Voice of Women for Peace members from across Canada look forward to attending the National Conference being held at Saint Mary’s University in Halifax Friday through Sunday, November 4-6, 2016. Do you wish to be billeted ? or Be accomodated in hotel /B&B Would you share a two a room with 2 queen or double beds? The name of the person you wish to share with Or, willing share with any other delegate If you wish a billet or hotel room to be reserved please fill in information requested below Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions you might have. NAME: ADDRESS CONTACT  email: Telephone: Please complete the above and return to mrigby@chebucto.ca as soon as possible.  Hotels/large B&Bs within walking distance and direct buses are listed here (the choice is limited because a large festive event is being held in Halifax at the same time as the VOW conference Garden South Park Inn, 1263 South Park Street...

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Posted by on Sep 28, 2016 in Uncategorized

VOW CONFERENCE BILLETS AND HOTELS  

VOW CONFERENCE BILLETS AND HOTELS  

  ACCOMODATION NEEDED –  PLEASE COPY AND PASTE THE INFORMATION BELOW INTO AN EMAIL AND SEND TO mrigby@chebucto.ca OR EMAIL info@vowpeace.org and we will end you an email form IF YOU CAN HOST PLEASE CONTACT  mrigby@chebucto.ca Canadian Voice of Women for Peace members from across Canada look forward to attending the National Conference being held at Saint Mary’s University in Halifax Friday through Sunday, November 4-6, 2016. Do you wish to be billeted ? or Be accomodated in hotel /B&B Would you share a two a room with 2 queen or double beds?                                                                                                              The name of the person you wish to share with   _______________________                      ...

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Posted by on Sep 13, 2016 in Uncategorized

Past Outstanding Women Award Winners

Past Award Winners  In 2016, five outstanding women were given awards.  click here to read more In 2015, five outstanding women were given awards.  click here to read more In 2014,  four outstanding women were given awards. Click here to read more 2014 ...

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