The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

To mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women,the 25. November, women’s and human rights groups have organized a Walk of Light led by prominent public figures carrying torches and sparklers. The Walk of Light will start at the National Cultural House at 19:00 and end in front of the sculpture Sungaliot facing the Imagine Peace Tower.

Gender and Power in the Nordic Countries

The Icelandic Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers organizes a Nordic conference on gender and power in Reykjavik November 18-19, 2009. The conference is co-organized by The Nordic Gender Institute, NIKK.

The Global Crisis, Transnational Reconfigurations, and Local Contexts

EDDA´s Symposium: Saturday the 14th of November at the University of Iceland - Askja 132