WOMEN’S EQUALITY DAY IN SAN FRANCISCO: REGISTER NOW
A CALL TO ACTION
WOMEN’S EQUALITY DAY
4:00 – 7:00 PM
Saturday, August 26, 2017
African American Art & Culture Complex
SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Call for Action to take our country back and keep moving forward.
Join WIN and Bay Area leaders, teachers, NGOs, legislators, media, techies, rural, suburban, old, young, male, female, trans, everyday people in all cultures on Women’s Equality Day to talk, plan and hear how you are responding to the crises in our cities and country.
We are holding provocative “What’s Goin’ On” Conversations with issue leaders, Talking Circles and working tables on CEDAW.
We are honoring Rose Aguilar with a “Princess Leia”award, Julianne Cartwright Traylor with the Circle of Courage Award and honoring our departed this year – Aileen Hernandez and Carol Norberg.
Come enjoy tasty hors d’oeuvres and light refreshments with wines and cool drinks. Shop at a Silent Auction, back by demand.
REUNITE, REBOOT, RESIST
HONOR SOCIAL JUSTICE AND HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS
JOIN CONVERSATIONS THAT MATTER
ENGAGE WITH THE CITIES FOR CEDAW CAMPAIGN
HELP US GIVE ALL WOMEN AND GIRLS A SEAT AT THE TABLE!
YOUR VOICE COUNTS!
Reserve your seat or table here: Brown Paper Tickets
AT&T, Doris J. Foster Foundation, Women’s Intercultural Network (WIN), CAWA,
Suscol Intertribal Council, Black Women for Wellness,
ICWIN – Iranian Circle of WIN, West Coast Video Production
TO BRING THE GLOBAL LOCAL AND GIVE
ALL WOMEN AND GIRLS A SEAT AT THE TABLE!
YOUR VOICE COUNTS!
WIN brings the global local with the Beijing Platform for Action (1995) and the Cities for CEDAW Campaign (2014) expanding in California and the US. Join with us today!
Women’s Intercultural Network (WIN)
WIN is a volunteer-based non-governmental organization consultative to the UN Economic and Social Council.
Connecting women across cultures for 22 years for collective action on common concerns – locally and globally – home of the Global Circles and the California Women’s Agenda (CAWA), partners with US Women Connect (USWC) and Co-Chair, US Cities for CEDAW Campaign
Join ICWIN to celebrate Women’s Equality Day
and to honor Maryan Mirzakhani
August 27, 2017 at the MLK Jr. Auditorium, Santa Monica Library, Doors 1:30, Program 2:00-4:00 pm.
Iranian Circle of Women’s Intercultural Network ICWIN Honors Women’s Equality Day “The Equation of Gender Equality”
In Commemoration of Maryam Mirzakhani and Recognition of Women in Math and Science.
Date: Sunday August 27, 2017
Doors open at 1:30pm Program 2-4pm
Location: MLK Jr. Auditorium, Santa Monica Library
Master of Ceremony: SVP, Global Marketing at GENBAND & President, Butterfly Buzz
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Roja Bandari, Data Science and Engineering Manager at Apple
Sara Hariri, Lecturer, Computer Science Dept. CSU, Fullerton
Laleh Ramezani, Electrical Engineer & Sharif University of Technology Alumni
Nooshin Yoosefi, Supervising Transportation Engineer, Caltrans, OC
Moderator: Pardis Ghandhari, Medical Social Worker
Artistic Performers: Khatereh Gharagozloo, Master Santur Artist
Shabnam Kalbasi, Mezzo-Soprano
Event is open to public on first come first served basis. Seating is limited. Program is in English
Twitter : ICWIN @zanan4change
For more information on Women’s Equality Day events and the Iranian Circle of WIN:
Information on Women’s Equality Day from Previous Years is below:
WOMEN’S INTERCULTURAL NETWORK (WIN) celebrated
Women’s Equality Day in CEDAW Cities
Los Angeles and San Francisco
on SATURDAY, AUGUST 27, 2016 – 4:00 to 7:00 PM
Soon-Young Yoon receives the Circle of Courage award at WIN’s Women’s Equality Day 2016 event.
2141 W. Adams Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
Event Highlights in Los Angeles : Soon Young-Yoon, Past Chair, Ex-Officio to NGO CSW NY and Founder Cities for CEDAW Campaign; Janette Robinson Flint, Executive Director, Black Women for Wellness; Solmaz Sharif, Poet and Author, 2011 Winner of the Boston Review/Discovery Poetry Prize, and other outstanding voices to help us mobilize for EQUALITY, DEVELOPMENT AND PEACE!
AFRICAN AMERICAN ART & CULTURE COMPLEX,
762 Fulton Street, San Francisco, CA
Event Highlights in San Francisco: Elmy Bermejo, Regional Representative for U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez; Kathleen Cha, Board of Directors, League of Women Voters of Oakland; WIN past Co-Chair, former AAUW President; Rona Popal, Executive Director, Afghan Coalition, and other outstanding voices to help us mobilize for EQUALITY, DEVELOPMENT AND PEACE!
Elmy Bermejo accepts the Circle of Courage Award
Join with Co-Hosts and Co-Sponsors
Iranian Circle of WIN (ICWIN) • Suscol Intertribal Council • Black Women for Wellness
West Coast Video • UNA SF • SF Mental Health Education Funds • IANGEL
AT&T • Salesforce • Trader Joes • Hotel Kabuki • SF Dept. on the Status of Women • Cisco Systems
On September 12, 2015, WIN celebrated our 20th anniversary with Califronia Movers and Shakers. There were eight Community Conversations on California’s most critical concerns. Watch the video on these and other segments!
Elmy Bermejo, Region 9 Representative DOL; Dan Bernal, Chief of Staff, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi; Marilyn Fowler, President/CEO WIN; Jessica Buchleitner, WIN Board/SOSH; Chris Fowler, Cisco Systems.
CELEBRATING WIN, BEIJING+20 and WOMENS EQUALITY DAY
with WIN FILM FEST: MANY FACES OF WOMEN
BRINGING THE GLOBAL LOCAL FOR 20 YEARS
BEIJING PLATFORM FOR ACTION – GLOBAL CIRCLES – CAWA – CEDAW
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2015: A REGIONAL CALL TO ACTION
WOMEN’S INTERCULTURAL NETWORK (WIN) expands WOMEN’S EQUALITY DAY 2015 to a
REGIONAL CALL TO ACTION and FILM FEST
for WIN and the BEIJING PLATFORM FOR ACTION’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY
Futures Without Violence Open Square, The Presidio, San Francisco, CA
Saturday, September 12, A REGIONAL CALL TO ACTION : 10:00 AM-4:30 PM
•KEYNOTING : LIZ ABZUG, FOUNDER BELLA ABZUG LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
• Join the Party
• Celebrate our Successes
• Shape the post 2015 agenda
• Honor Human Rights Activists
• Become part of US Cities For CEDAW Campaign
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2015: FILM FEST
Futures Without Violence Open Square, The Prsidio, 1:00 PM- 6:00 PM
The Many Faces of Women
“Women Disrupting, Disrupting Women”
In the spirit of Women’s Equality Day and Beijing +20 Platform for Action, WIN and co-sponsor “Women Mke Movies” relish the opportunity to “speak to a woman and girl’s life” through short films and documentaries on the big screen, in the San Francisco’s Presidio at Futures Without Violence Open Square. Come have a front seat to how real women and girls overcome extraordinary obstacles to chase their dreams and achieve their goals yesterday, today and tomorrow.
Please join our Sponsors
AT&T The Doris J. Foster Foundation Union Bank SFMHEF
WOMEN’S EQUALITY DAY 2014
A CALL TO ACTION FOR BEIJING+20
On Saturday, August 23, 2014, WIN brought together intercultural, intergenerational California ‘movers and shakers’ who shared their stories and reports on the critical concerns in their regions and organizations. They came to the Bay Area from all corners of the state – Arcata north coast, San Diego, Central Valley, Napa, Ventura, Los Angeles, San Jose. WIN gave the Circle of Courage Award to Krishanti Dharmaraj, Jene McCovey and Marily Mondejar, and our Jedi Knight award to San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon. Elmy Bermjo was welcomed back to The City as Region 9 Representative from the Secretary of Labor. She Keynoted and Moderated a “Community – Corporate Conversation” that framed a collaboration of women from all sectors for a unified agenda. See the full Printed Agenda and final Program Agenda for all the players and sponsors.
These conversations and reports will inform the California Women’s Agenda (CAWA) for the US Women’s Non-Governmental (NGO) Country Report in 2015. We will also receive input from the other 5 Policy Chairs and 10 California counties, and your voice counts. Please post your priorities and comments on the CAWA Survey Monkey HERE.
One more thing… join our Cities for CEDAW Campaign! A key priority for the US Women’s Agenda. Get information and sign upHERE!
YOUR VOICE COUNTS!
Update on Special Guests: Jene McCovey, Yurok Environmentalist, Humboldt County, will recieve the WIN’s Circle of Courage Award.
Thuy Linh, Jazz Singer and Vietnamese activist on violence against women will performat the closing Networking session at 4:00 PM.
Please see the Media Advisory HERE