Posted by: unhcragd | October 4, 2009

Women of Color Conference – Atlanta, Georgia Oct. 9 – 10

woc2009_banner-1You are cordially invited to attend the
Third Annual Women of Color Conference
October 9th & 10th, 2009 at Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia!

The Third Annual Women of Color Conference will provide a space for women of color and allies to come together, learn about various social justice issues, and strategize for action as part of a larger movement for justice and equality.
Featured speakers include:

* Ellie Smeal, Feminist Majority Foundation
* Dr. Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Spelman College Women’s Research and Resource Center
* Loretta Ross, SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Health Collective
* Dázon Dixon Diallo, SisterLove, Inc.
* Mia Mingus, SPARK! Reproductive Justice Now
* Jamila Taylor, Center for Health and Gender Equity
* Nancy Boothe, Feminist Women’s Health Center
* Alice Lovelace, American Friends Service Committee and poet
* …and many more!

By focusing on advocacy and activism to create political change, the conference will help to unite all young women to take action in the fight for equality! Topics to be addressed include reproductive justice, violence against women, health care insurance reform, global reproductive rights and health, media, and much more.

Online Registration Ends October 7th!
Click here for more details.

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