Thursday 10 February 2022, 18:00-19:30
The discussion will take place in English to enable the participation of women from all communities of Cyprus.
Your attendance is of great significance in order that the voices and opinions of the women of Cyprus are heard in the discussion on the Future of Europe.
If you would like to participate, please send your email address to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can send you instructions on how to connect.
- European Commission
18:00 Introduction by the facilitator
18:05 Welcome address by the Head of the Representation of the European Commission in Cyprus, Ms. Myrto Zambarta
18:10 Welcome address by Mary Pyrgos, President of FIMONOI
18:15 'Women in Politics: What difference does it make?'
Introductory remarks by Dr. Maria Hadjipavlou, academic and feminist activist for Women Peace and Security (WPS), followed by discussion
18:35 'Fight against corruption'
Introductory remarks by Mary Pyrgos, President of FIMONOI, researcher and activist for the elimination of corruption and women’s rights, followed by discussion
19:00 'Female migrants and women with a migratory past'
Introductory remarks by Maria Angeli, sociologist, Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS) followed by discussion