11-12 Sept 2021 Online UWE Conference and AGM in Helsinki

Online conference ”The Effects of the Pandemic on Gender Equality” by Finnish Federation of Graduate Women and University Women of Europe

Saturday, 11 September 2021 at 11.00 – 15.00 CEST (Britain and Ireland -1 hr, Baltic countries, Finland and Romania +1 hr)
10.45 – 11.00 Testing the connection
11.00 – 11.10 Welcome by Kirsi Jokikokko, President of the Finnish Federation of Graduate Women
11.10 – 11.30 Presentation on Domestic Violence again Women by Anne Negre, President of University Women of Europe and Başak Ovacik, Vice President of Graduate Women International
11.30 – 12.00 The Pandemic and Gender Equality in Europe by Senior Policy and Advocacy Coordinator Mary Collins, European Women’s Lobby
12.00 – 12.10 Get up and strech a little by Armi Lundán, Kehontunne™
12.10 – 12.40 The Pandemic and Gender Equality in Finland by Senior Researcher Anna Elomäki, University of Tampere
12.40 – 14.00 Workshops: How the pandemic has affected women’s lives in your country?
14.00 – 15.00 Results and discussion


Sunday 12th of September 2021 at 10.00 – 13.00 CEST (Britain and Ireland -1 hr, Baltic countries, Finland and Romania +1 hr)

9:45-10:00 Testing the connection
10:00-10:05 Welcome by UWE President Anne Negre
Practical information and Electronic Voting Protocol by Secretary General Roxana E. Petrescu
10:05-10:15 Adoption Agenda and Minutes Report AGM 2020
10:15 – 10:45 Reports
President Report by Anne Negre
VP’s Reports by Aisha Alshawalf and Pina Foti
Financial statement 2020, Budget 2022 and proposal dues 2022,the
Balance sheet by Treasurer Annelies Pierrot-Bults
10:45 – 11:15 Elections of the two Vice presidents
Presentations of the Candidates (5 minutes each)
Q &A (10 minutes)
11:15– 11:30 Short Break: Electronic voting and a surprise programme prepared by the Finish Federation of Graduate Women
11:30– 12:30 Annual Reports of the NFAs (5 minutes each)
12:30– 12:40 Presentation of the new NFAs (5 minutes each)
12:40– 12:45 Proposal Next Conference & AGM 2022
12:45– 12:50 Presentation Next UWE Meet & Greet
12:50 – 13:00 Reflections on the future of UWE

For more information, please contact the FFGW office: sanl.fkaf(a)akateemisetnaiset.fi.

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