WOMEN'S HUMAN RIGHTS SUMMIT

FIFCJ   XXIII I.F.W.L.C. CONGRESS LISBON 20, 21, 22 NOVEMBER 2018 

Political rights, migrations and resistances

Gender violence and sexual and reproductive rights

Women's economic empowerment and parenting

 

Those are the issues to be discussed
in the Women’s Human Rights Summit
held by the Portuguese Association of Women in Legal Careers

 

85 speakers from all over the world
will be presenting their papers
to 197 persons already registered

 

The aim is to debate the state of the art of Women’s Human Rights around the world from a legal feminist point of view
and to make proposals and recommendations in order to promote and advance Women’s Human Rights.

 

See who are the speakers

Take a look to the Programme

See also the Social Programme

 

The Summit will be held at the Lisbon University Law School.

The Women’s Human Rights Summit will take place within
the XXIII Congress of the International Federation of Women in Legal Careers.

Important Reminders

LISBON

is now Europe’s Leading City Destination, so Flights and hotels in Lisbon are filling up fast! Please be sure to book as soon as possible!

REGISTRATION FEES

The registration fees are as follow.

BOOKING FLIGHTS

The Portuguese Association of Women in Legal Careers will NOT be booking flights to, or hotels in Lisbon. We recommend you to contact the Summit Travel Agency

[email protected]

RECOMMENDED HOTELS - IN LISBON

VIP Executive Entrecampos Hotel & Conference – 4*

Radisson Blu Hotel – 4*

Hotel NH Lisboa Campo Grande – 4*

VIP Executive Zurique Hotel – 3*

VIP Inn Berna Hotel – 3*

RECOMMENDED HOTELS - IN VILA NOVA DE GAIA

Park Hotel Porto Gaia

Holiday Inn Porto Gaia

Clip Hotel Gaia Porto

Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel Spa

Mercure Porto Gaia

EVERYONE MUST REGISTER

Everyone must register through the link below to provide all necessary information (such as their days of attendance, food allergies, etc)

INFORMATION

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Women’s Human Rights Summit Registration

With the presentation of a communication it will be issued a certificate of participation.

Without the presentation of a communication it will be issued a certificate of presence.

Programme

Tuesday, 20 November 2018

# Session Speaker(s) Time Venue
1 Opening of the Secretariat ..... 09:00 AM - 19:00 PM
2 Solemn Opening Session ..... 09:30 AM - 10:00 AM Auditorium
3 Opening Conference

“The Istanbul Convention: An effective tool for Combating Violence against Women?“

Christine Chinkin 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Auditorium
4 Coffee Break ..... 10:45 AM - 11:00 AM N/A
5 “Where to is Europe going ?” Ana Gomes 11:00 AM - 11:40 PM Auditorium
6 “LAW, SOLIDARITY AND MIGRATIONS» Aysen Onen 11:00 AM - 11:40 PM Auditorium