“Cooperating for a gender-equal world : 30 years of challenges and accomplishments”
Event organized by the Comité québécois femmes et développement (CQFD)
of the Association québécoise des organismes de coopération internationale (AQOCI)
This event was held on March 6 and 7, 2014, in Montreal.
- 226 people gathered together for a more just, more gender-equal world
- A meeting of players from international cooperation, universities and the community
- Dialogue to enrich our practices and how we work
- Experts and guests from around the globe (Asia, Africa, Latin America)
- A friendly atmosphere where each participant contributes their expertise and curiosity
- Give a progress report on the past 30 years’ accomplishments of the AQOCI Quebec women and development committee, the Comité québécois femmes et développement (CQFD).
- Share expertise developed by Quebec international cooperation organizations to promote gender equality.
- Share methodological tools, best practices and successful projects to heighten consideration of gender equality in projects both in Canada and abroad.
- Look to the future by discussing current trends and challenges in the struggle for women’s rights and gender equality.
- 1 festive evening to celebrate the 30 years of the Comité québécois femmes et développement
- 3 panels
- 12 workshops to heighten awareness and reinforce skills in gender equality and international development
- 1 photo exhibit and information booths
- 1 film screening, in cooperation with the Festival Vues d’Afrique
- French/English bilingual event (some workshops will be exclusively in French)
Should you have any questions about the conference, please contact :
Chargée de programme en égalité entre les femmes et les hommes
Tél : 514-871-1086 poste 204