World Forum for Democracy call for lab submissions

30 Apr

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democracy

The World Forum for Democracy is calling for lab submissions for Education and Democracy: how to bridge the social divides at the World Forum Task Force at Strasbourg, 7-9 November 2016.

Basira Panel – ‘Sharia Councils – Is UK Family Law Not Sufficient For British-Muslim Women?’

14 Apr

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Basira is a non-profit human rights organisation that advocates for mutual understanding between Arabs and the Western world as well as promoting womens’ rights in the Arab world. Basira Presents: A Panel Discussion ‘Sharia Councils – Is UK Family Law Not Sufficient For British-Muslim Women?’ With Chairwoman Baroness Uddin and Guest Speakers; Baroness Cox, Yasmin Amin (Islamic Studies Scholar: University […]

TransparencyCamp Europe

13 Apr

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europe

The Open State Foundation together with the Dutch Presidency of the Council of the European Union, launch a series of events: an online European-wide open data app competition, hackathons in a number of European capitals and TransparencyCamp Europe, an unconference for open government which will take place on 1 June 2016 in Amsterdam.

Accenture ‘Changing Lives’ panel IWD 2016 – Q&A

2 Apr

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iwd

Cat was also invited to take questions as part of the Accenture ‘Changing Lives’ panel for International Women’s Day 2016.

Accenture ‘Changing Lives’ Panel IWD2016

1 Apr

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iwd

Cat was invited on the Accenture ‘Changing Lives’ panel for International Women’s Day (IWD) and described the event as ‘a great privilege’, ‘really inspiring’ with ‘an amazing set of speakers.’

International Women’s Day 2016

8 Mar

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IWD

Today marks International Women’s Day. Worldwide, women continue to contribute to social, economic, cultural and political achievement however progress towards gender parity has slowed in many places. The World Economic Forum predicted in 2014 that it would take until 2095 to achieve global gender parity. Then one year later in 2015, they estimated that a […]

‘Mapping the Path to 2030: Policy Instruments for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals’ Public Discussion at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy

29 Jan

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Cat has been invited as a panelist to ‘Mapping the Path to 2030: Policy Instruments for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals’, a public discussion at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy on 3 February, 1pm – 2:30pm in association with the School of International Futures and the Inclusive Peace and Transition Initiative. With 70 participants […]

BOND FUTURES Development Predictions – Governance in 2016

12 Jan

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DEV

What will be the most significant trends and breakthroughs to reshape development in 2016? Despite the obvious perils of prediction, Bond’s expert panel of futures thinkers have bravely penned their thoughts on the trends and breakthroughs for 2016 that will change the landscape of international development. Bond invited our founder Cat to discuss what changes will be made […]