UWE International Women’s Day 2019 Celebration – Balance for Better

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To celebrate International Women’s Day 2019, UWE Bristol will be hosting a series of talks and workshops around the theme “Balance for Better”.

There will also be stalls, a networking lunch, a choir and a raffle with all proceeds going to Refugee Women of Bristol and Womankind.

How to attend

If you would like to attend the free lunch please email FBL.execsupport@uwe.ac.uk to register your free place.

The event

Please see the information on the staff intranet or the public event listing for more details of the day.

If you would like a stall at the event pleased email Emily.Fidler-Wells@uwe.ac.uk who will be able to give you more details.

If you would like to donate a raffle prize for the event please email Lauren.Symes@uwe.ac.uk

Refugee Women of Bristol (RWoB) is the only multi-ethnic, multi-faith organisation which specifically targets the needs of refugee women in Bristol, they are directly governed by women of the refugee and asylum-seeking community. They provide services to disenfranchised groups over and above the generic category of ‘refugee’, and routinely reach cohorts of women that other service-providers overlook or are unable to access.

Womankind is an established charity that is run by women for women. They help hundreds of women every year to improve their mental health and well-being so they can experience a better quality of life. They recognise that the roots of our difficulties are often linked to personal life histories. They also recognise that the social and political environment in which we live affects our mental health. They work with women to understand individual situations and help them get the support they need.

Cost: Free
Contact: Anna Jones
Telephone: +44(0)117 32 87412
E-mail: anna6.jones@uwe.ac.uk

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