International Women’s Day 2014 Event

The Canadian Centre for Elder Law is once again hosting an international Women’s Day event focused on the experiences on March 6, 2014

Older Women’s Dialogue Project: Stories of Strength & Resilience

    • March 6, 2014 (Thursday),
      9:00 am to 12:00 pm
    • Onsite registration at 8:30 am
Older women contribute so much to our communities and yet face many barriers to their well-being.

  • Hear stories of how women’s experiences at a younger age shape their experience of aging
  • Listen to ideas for how law reform and policy changes can improve older women’s lives
  • Identify gaps in services for older women
  • Share ideas about positive change
Speakers:

  • Donna Dickison, Stl’atl’mc Nation, Elder & Residential School Survivor
  • Gertrude Pierre, Seashelt Nation, Elder & Residential School Survivor
  • Janine Benedet, Associate Professor, UBC Faculty of Law
  • Elsie Dean, President, 411 Seniors Centre Society
  • Additional Speakers to be confirmed
Free Event! Women and men are all welcome!

  • Email us to to register in advance and reserve a space: cceliwd@gmail.com
  • Advance registration is recommended but not required.
    Onsite registration at 8:30 am
Location:

  • University of BC, Downtown Campus    Check Out UBC Map
    800 Robson St, Vancouver, BC V6Z 3B7
    The theatre is wheelchair accessible via the elevators located at the Robson & Hornby Street entrance.
  • UBC Robson Square Map
For more information about the Older Women’s Dialogue Project, please check out our project page.
Funders: Co-Sponsors:
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