Politicians and activists commemorate Int’l Women’s Day

March 2, 2012
Singapore Democrats

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The Women Democrats and friends are coming together to honour and celebrate the spirit of womanhood on International Women’s Day. This is not a ladies only event. We are inviting all men and women to support the cause of developing women’s role in politics and activism in society.

So join us at Quality Hotel, 3 March 2pm to 5pm for a meaningful afternoon. We have lined up an impressive panel of speakers who are all trailblazers. 

Wild Women in Singapore: Six decades of activism and resistance
Ms Dana Lam, former president of Aware

Against All Odds – My experience in working with disadvantaged women and girls
Sr Delphine Kang, counsellor at the local mission school

Women – 40 and beyond
Ms Chong Wai Fung, member of Women Democrats and healthcare researcher/analyst

Women and our role in politics
Ms Hazel Po, secretary-general of the National Solidarity Party

Single Moms

Ms Surayah Akbar, member of Women Democrats and businesswoman


Event:
International Women’s Day Public Forum
Date:  3 March 2012 (Saturday)
Time:  2pm – 5pm
Place: Quality Hotel, Diamond Room, 201 Balestier RoadAdmission is free, more details here