76. Gay March Banned
Poznan - Polish City Bans Gay March for Security Reasons
Organizers Claim Religious Influences Behind Decision
2005-11-16 14:11:08 /
77. Film - Biography of A. Walentynowicz
Currently in Gdańsk a feature film by Volker Schlöndorff, called 'The Forgotten Heroin', is being created based on the biography of Anna Walentynowicz, a worker of the Gdańsk shipyard.
2005-11-08 20:09:44 /
78. Gender and Citizenship
The Sixth European Gender Research Conference "Gender and Citizenship in a Multicultural Context" is held every third year and constitutes the broadest and the most important recurring assembly of its kind.
2005-10-19 10:30:42 /
79. Joseph Conrad Scholarships
Since 1989, The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has funded the British Chevening Scholarships, known in Poland as Joseph Conrad Scholarships.
2005-10-06 10:29:11 /
80. Women’s Role in Solidarity
Ambassador and Mrs. Victor Ashe hosted a special edition of America Presents on August 29th at the Ambassador’s residence, featuring a panel discussing the role of women in sustaining Solidarity through martial law. Shana Penn is the author of Solidarity’s Secret: The Women Who Defeated Communism in Poland, telling the story of the seven female editors of the underground weekly Tygodnik Mazowsze.
2005-09-02 16:34:48 /
81. Safety of LGBT People
There is growing concern for the safety of LGBT people in Poland. The Mayor of Warsaw refused to issue a permit for the city's June Gay Pride parade. Week after an improvised Pride march took place (18.06.2005), the Mayor issued a permit for a so-called "normality parade."
2005-07-15 15:15:15 /
82. We are Afraid
Statement of Polish LGBT organizations
2005-06-21 15:21:49 /
83. Successful Equality Days
Successful Equality Days for Gays and Lesbians and Gay Pride Parade in Warsaw - Poland. 10-12 of June. Equality Days comprised of a series of meetings, conferences, and cultural events focusing on the social, professional and political position of Polish homosexual people.
2005-06-17 14:06:07 /
84. Women and HIV in CEE
In 11-12 November in Warsaw ASTRA together with the OSI is organizing a seminar on Women and HIV in CEE.The conference seeks to bridge the gaps among service providers, advocates and affected communities in the arenas of sexual and reproductive health.
2005-06-17 12:02:49 /
85. Solidarity’s Secret
Solidarity's Secret is the first book to record the crucial yet little-known role women played in the rise of an independent press in Poland and in the fall of that country's communist government.
2005-06-06 11:13:56 /
86. V Baltic Sea NGO Forum
It is the privilege of Poland to organise the Baltic See NGO Forum in 2005, because of the Polish presidency of the Council of the Baltic Sea States. The main organiser is the Polish Focal Point – Regional Information and Support Centre for NGOs, assisted by other institutions.
2005-05-06 16:05:53 /
87. March of Tolerance - Cracov
On 22 April at 2 pm from Wawel Castle will going The March of Tolerance. Again this year we want to celebrate the ideas of tolerance and the aceptance of variety.
2005-04-20 14:07:59 /
88. Polish Parliament Shelves Legislation
Poland's parliament on Tuesday voted 183-199 to shelve a measure thatwouldhave "liberalized" abortion law in the "overwhelmingly" Roman Catholicnationby allowing the procedure to be performed up to 12 weeks gestation, theAssociated Press reports (Associated Press, 2/15). Under current Polish law,abortion is banned except in cases of rape, incest, when the fetus isdeformedor when the woman's health is in danger.
2005-03-30 15:30:23 /
89. Outcomes of Prepcom for Poland
Official letter of the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) to the Polish Prime Minister.
2004-12-20 11:07:22 /
90. Human Rights Committee: Poland
"We believe that women's right to choose and decide freely if, when, how many and how to have children is a basic human right, without which women are denied full and equal participation in the life of society and personal development" Polish Federation for Women and Family Planning.
2004-11-08 14:41:28 /