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Millicent Fawcett dedicated her life to peacefully fighting for women's rights. Millicent Fawcett (1847-1929)

Millicent Fawcett dedicated her life to peacefully fighting for women's rights.  Millicent Fawcett (1847-1929)
Millicent Fawcett dedicated her life to peacefully fighting for women's rights but she remained an underrated leader of the suffrage movement (campaign for women to have the vote). She encouraged her politician husband Henry Fawcett to carry on with his work after he was blinded in an accident. Read More
Posted on: Monday 1st June 2015

Researching Women’s Suffrage in Sutherland at Brora Learning Centre 2, 9, 16, 23 June 10am-1pm FREE. All Welcome

Researching Women’s Suffrage  in Sutherland at Brora Learning Centre  2, 9, 16, 23 June 10am-1pm  FREE. All Welcome
Researching Women’s Suffrage in Sutherland. Brora Learning Centre 2, 9, 16, 23 June 10am-1pm FREE. All Welcome Read More
Posted on: Monday 1st June 2015

Womens and Economic Activity Conference Brochure

Womens and Economic Activity Conference Brochure
Over a hundred women booked onto our annual conference demonstrating how relevant this topic was. One of the most exciting aspects for us was that forty young women from five Highland secondary schools attended. Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 25th March 2015

Results of the Winter Survey 2014/15

Results of the Winter Survey 2014/15
The Workers’ Educational Association Women@Work Project started in spring of 1999 with a focus on the provision of removing inequalities for professional and business women. The Women@Work Project received new funding in 2012 for a three year project to run from 2012 – 2015. The 2012 – 2015 Project has a different set of targets from previous years being. Young women (defined for this project as under 30 years old), Low paid women, Women living in rural areas, Black and ethnic minority women,. The main purpose for engaging with the target groups mentioned above are to address, Employment, Economic activity, Gender segregation, Gender imbalance. Read More
Posted on: Tuesday 24th March 2015

WEA Lunch Time Talks Are Women Equal? Perrins Centre Dalmore Road, Alness - November 12th 2014 12;30-13:30

WEA Lunch Time Talks Are Women Equal?  Perrins Centre Dalmore Road, Alness - November 12th 2014 12;30-13:30
WEA Lunch Time Talks Are Women Equal? Perrins Centre Dalmore Road, Alness - November 12th 2014 12;30-13:30. Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 5th November 2014

UK’s Response to the UNECE Questionnaire published in July 2014.

UK’s Response to the UNECE Questionnaire published in July 2014.
Response of the Government of the United Kingdom and its Devolved Administrations to the UNECE Questionnaire Read More
Posted on: Monday 6th October 2014

Dingwall - Women’s Suffrage in the Spotlight Introductory talk: Highland Family Heritage Festival Dingwall Academy Saturday: 26th April 12.30 pm – 1.30 pm

Dingwall - Women’s Suffrage in the Spotlight Introductory talk:  Highland Family Heritage Festival Dingwall Academy  Saturday:  26th April 12.30 pm – 1.30 pm
Inverness - Women’s Suffrage in the Spotlight, Introductory talk: Highland Family Heritage Festival Dingwall Academy Saturday: 26th April 12.30 pm – 1.30 pm. Course starts: on Friday: 2nd May 0.30 am – 12.30 pm at Dingwall Academy (meeting room) x 6 sessions FREE. Read More
Posted on: Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Scottish Women's Employment Summit Update

Scottish Women's Employment Summit Update
Scottish Women's Employment Summit Update has been produced by the Scottish Government. Read More
Posted on: Monday 10th March 2014

WEA Women@Work Annual Conference 2014: Women in Public Life

WEA Women@Work Annual Conference 2014: Women in Public Life
The feedback from our conference delegates was very positive. Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 19th February 2014

Women in Public Life: Welsh approach

Women in Public Life: Welsh approach
Presiding Officer, Dame Rosemary Butler AM, hosted a series of seminars on the theme of Women in Public Life Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 19th February 2014
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