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Kvennaborðið #2 í júní!

Kvennaborðið #2 Fimmtudagur 16.06.2022, kl.19 Túngata 14, 101 Reykjavík Að taka þátt í stjórnmálum á Íslandi: Auðvelt eða Erfitt? Kosningar, kosningaréttur, aðgangur að upplýsingum, fulltrúar, reynsla af kosningum sem kjósendur… Give your opinion. Come as you speak, speak as it comes! Segðu skoðun þína. Komdu eins og þú talar, talaðu eins og það kemur! Skráning/Registration: …

News from our garden

***Íslenska fyrir neðan*** Well heated up greenhouse welcomed us to the 2nd gathering of the World Garden last Sunday. 17 ladies from 10 countries shared their stories with laughter and some tea and coffee. Seeds from the seedbank Nordgen were gently sowed and some gardening work outside were done by our lovely group.  It was …

No Woman Alone – Seminar in collaboration with Reykjavík Feminist Film Festival

The panel discussion was organised by artist Nara Walker on Saturday 7th of May at the Reykjavík Feminist Film Festival. Nichole Leigh Mosty, chair of W.O.M.E.N. Association of women of foreign origin, led the discussion. Writer Shantaye Brown (deputy to the board W.O.M.E.N.), laywer Claudia A Wilson, Ph.D candidate Katrín Ólafsdóttir and writer Þórdís Elva …

Nýtt í maí : Kvennaborðið – New in May : The Women’s Table

Last year’s survey by W.O.M.E.N. has shown that women of foreign origins want more opportunities to practice Icelandic.W.O.M.E.N. decided to answer that need and create a safe space where women can debate hot topics together, in Icelandic. What Kvennaborðið is: A safe space with the goal to empower women to give their opinion in Icelandic …

A Slavic Night to celebrate Peace

This year we started our World Food Café with a change: the Peace Food Café – slavic food! A beautiful night with delicious food Voluntary Contributions Guests were asked to come with donations for the women and children coming through the refugee and asylum system. Our organisation will then deliver to Helpukraine.is on the following Monday. W.O.M.E.N. …