Subject: [fem-women2000 292] 6/6 Panel: Monitoring Women's Sexual and Reproductive Rights
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> 	"Monitoring Women's Sexual and Reproductive Rights"


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- INVITATION TO A PANEL EVENT 6. June at the Beijing+5 UNGASS 

 In collaboration with the 3 regional women's networks ARROW - Asian-Pacific Ressource and Research Centre, DAWN - Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN Africa), LACWHN - The Latin American and Caribbean Women's Health Network, K.U.L.U.-Women and Devlopment, Denmark, is inviting to:

PANEL event on:
"Monitoring the continued implementation of women's sexual and 
reproductive health and rights at a regional and global level"

Speakers are a.o.
Rashidah Abdullah, ARROW, Malaysia; Ana Maria Pizarro, SI MUJER, Nicaragua;
Litha Musyimi-Ogana, African Centre for Empowerment, Gender and Advocacy, Kenya;
Jyoti Gade, CHETNA, India, and Rowena Alwarez, ISSA, Philippines.

Place: Conference Room 4, United Nations Secretariat Building
Time:  Tuesday  6. June 2000 kl. 18.30 - 20.00
The panel will present results from an international one-week workshop event: "Workshop on Regional and Local Monitoring of the Implementation of Priority Areas within the ICPD Plan of Action"  held in Copenhagen in January - February 2000. The workshop was organised by K.U.L.U.-Women and Development in co-ordination with DAWN Africa, ARROW and LACWHN and had 14 participants from women's NGOs and networks in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
The results of the workshop is now published in a report to be launched and discussed at the panel event at the Beijing+5 UNGASS on 6. June.
Copies of the workshop report: "Monitoring Women's Sexual and Reproductive Rights" will be available at the panel event, or can be requested from K.U.L.U.-Women and Development's Beijing+5 delegation. - See contact adresses below.

At the Beijing+5 UNGASS K.U.L.U.-Women and Development  is represented by:
- Anushka Abeynayake, former KULU board/executive - government delegation

- Martha Salazar,
Member of KULUs working group on economic rights and wordtrade - NGO delegation

- MarieLouise Muff, new KULU board member - NGO delegation
Ibis gender group, a Danish NGDO

- Anne Lise Ebbe, KULU member organisation - NGO delegation
Women's International Leaue for Peace and Development - Danish chapter

Adresses during the B+5 UNGASS event:
>From June 1. - 9. at: 
Washington Jefferson Hotel
318 West 51st street, NY
Tel. 212 246 7550
Fax. 212 245 7622
>From June 4. - 9. and Anushka Abeynayake and Martha Salazar will stay at:
Hotel Dumont Plaza
150 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016  (between 3rd Avenue and Lexington)
Tel: +1 212 481 7600
Fax: +1 212 889 885
New Adress for K.U.L.U.-Women and Development:
Borgergade 14, 2. th
DK - 1300 Copenhagen K
Tel. +45 3315 78 70  Fax. +45 3332 5330
E-mail:  Website:

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