Women of Palestine: A celebration for International Women’s Day 2012 – various cities ~ 5, 7, 8, 10 March 2012

5 March 2012 at 7:06 pm

Join us in a series of meetings with Palestinian women speakers from Gaza, the West Bank, Lebanon and Nazareth to hear about their place in social, cultural and political life and learn about the role of women in the struggle for justice for Palestinians.

Organised by Palestine Support groups from Bradford, Halifax, Huddersfield, Manchester, Rochdale and York.

Monday March 5th: HUDDERSFIELD 7.00pm. (Contact 01484 450945)
Public meeting and discussion HWG/03, The Harold Wilson Building, University of Huddersfield, HD1 3DH

Wednesday March 7th: SHEFFIELD 6.00pm (Contact 07946 557740)
Women only event: food, social and singing followed by talk at St Matthew’s Rooms, Carver Street, Sheffield S1 2FE

Thursday March 8th: BRADFORD 6.00 pm (Contact 07920 729734) and ROCHDALE 7.00pm (Contact 07985 624968)
Public meetings: University of Bradford, Richmond Road, BD7 1DP and, Crescent Radio, Devon Street Rochdale.

Saturday March 10th: MANCHESTER 1.00pm and 7.00 pm (Contact 01706 648104)
Women only afternoon workshops with Palestinian speakers and guest Reem Kelani (Free entry)

Open evening social event, celebratory meal and singing by Body of Sound. £10 and £5 concessions. (Pay on door.) Both events at the Saffron Restaurant, 107 Cheetham Hill Road, Manchester M8 8PY

More info:
* http://halifaxfriendsofpalestine.org.uk/
* http://www.sheffieldpsc.org.uk/content/events/sheffield-psc-event/details/174
* http://www.psc-manchester.org.uk/?p=259

Check http://www.palestinecampaign.org/index9b.asp?m_id=1&l1_id=4&l2_id=99&Content_ID=2400

Entry filed under: 2012 03 05, 2012 03 07, 2012 03 08, 2012 03 10, North West, Yorkshire and Humberside. Tags: .

International Women’s Day events calendars updated ~ 2nd March 2012 Candlelight vigil for Marian Price – Derry ~ 8th March 2012

red women’s symbol with black continents


International Women's Day!March 8th, 2012
IWD is celebrated all over the world on 8th March

Recent Posts

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 84 other followers

March 2012
« Feb   Mar »

%d bloggers like this: