"The OPSEU Provincial Women’s Committee invites applications for the 2017 Women’s Conference – Women Rising 2017 to be held November 3-5, 2017 at the Chelsea Hotel (33 Gerrard Street West)!
This year’s conference promises to be particularly exciting. We are pleased to present a thought-provoking roster of speakers, panel discussions, artists and performers. Our goal is for members to go home with ideas for immediate action in their communities. We are looking for a rich mix of conference participants with diverse backgrounds and points of view.The goal of the conference is to educate and raise awareness so that women feel inspired, motivated and encouraged to “rise up” and take action. The conference will also provide skills-based workshops focusing on building solidarity, unity and cohesion in the following areas:
- Violence against Women: Educating and Campaigning for Change
- Women and Environmental Awareness
- Poverty, Economics and Work
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