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The 4th World Conference on Women’s Studies 2018

  • 2018-02-08
  • 黃 勤雯

Dear Colleague,

The 4th World Conference on Women’s Studies 2018

“Women’s Studies: Gendered scholarship, activism, and storytelling for a sustainable planet”
03rd – 05th May 2018 | Colombo, Sri Lanka
womenstudies.co
 
Conference Chair
Diana J. Fox, PhD
Professor and Chairperson
Department of Anthropology,
Bridgewater State University,
USA.
  • Work focuses on the Anglophone Caribbean, particularly Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago where she researches issues of gender and sexual diversity, women’s social movement activism for ecological sustainability, women’s human rights and transnational feminisms and activism.
  • Serves on a number of boards and committees including the Sexualities Working Group of the Caribbean Studies Association (CSA), the international advisory board of the Fondes Amandes Community Reforestation Project (FACRP) in Trinidad and Tobago, and is the Founder and Editor of the open access, online Journal of International Women’s Studies.
  • She is the recipient of three Fulbright awards and many other grants and has published a number of books and articles.
Keynote Speakers
Dr. Jinky Leilanie Lu
Research Professor
National Institutes of Health
University of the Philippines Manila
Philippines
 
  • Has authored two books, Gender, Information Technology, and Health which won the National Academy of Science and Technology book award in 2010, and reprinted by the University of Hawaii Press, 2007, and Basics of Occupational Health and Safety: Guidebook for Practitioners and Industries.
  • Has published gender and women’s work, including the more recent chapters in the book, “Research Handbook of Work and Well-being”published by Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, UK.
  • Has produced 42 journal articles, and 32 of which are Science Citation-Indexed or Scopus-Indexed.
Chaymae Samir
Entrepreneur I Columnist
United Kingdom
 
  • Is a serial entrepreneur, columnist, and international speaker.
  • Work experiences
The Ministry of Finance in Malaysia
The United Nations in Switzerland
The Ministry of Energy in Morocco
The Institute of Economic Affairs in the UK
  • Her work and writing have been featured in Forbes, Wanda, Arabian Business and The World Economic Forum.
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Contact us
WCWS 2018
#531/18, Kotte Road, Pitakotte, Sri Lanka.
Tel: +94 113 312 832
Fax: +94 112 835 571
Email: info@womenstudies.co