Dr Jane Salisbury (WAW Awards Secretary) has a chapter in a volume of women's writing about 1970s. It is published by HONNO Women's Press and is called PAINTING THE BEAUTY QUEENS ORANGE. Jane's chapter recounts the informal learning as a 15 year old Saturday girl in Barry Woolworths.
Wales Assembly of Women is an independent campaigning NGO accredited to the United Nations Economic and Social Council. Its representatives have attended every major United Nations world conference for women since 1985. It campaigns for women's rights in Wales and the World. Membership is open to all women in Wales and to women with connections to Wales. It is funded by the membership and charity grants and receives no public money.
Mission Statement: WALES ASSEMBLY OF WOMEN
campaigns for the advancement of equality and human rights for the women of Wales by raising awareness, stimulating discussion, advocating action
scrutinises and responds to equality legislation at the United Nations, UK and Welsh levels of government
provides a bridge between policy and research in Wales through the Audrey Jones Awards for Research by Women
At last, records of early women’s rights campaigns go into the Glamorgan Archives! Details can be found on our
A Mighty Girl's 2021 Halloween Costume GuideSeveral times a year, we release special guides for our supporters, including our annual Holiday Gift Guide and Books of the Year. With the Halloween season in full swing, we're here to help you or your Mighty Girl find the perfect costume! In our 2021 Halloween Costume Guide, you can find hundreds of girl-empowering costumes for both kids and adults. The guide is sortable by age and nine different themes, including fantasy, historical, superheroes, occupations, and animals. Of course, the Halloween season would not be complete without some spooky Halloween tales – fortunately, there's no shortage of fantastic seasonal stories starring Mighty Girl characters (human and otherwise)! In our blog post, 50 Mighty Girl Stories of Ghosts, Witches, and Monsters, we've showcased many of our scary and not-so-scary Halloween favourites for young readers. Witch lovers can discover even more books starring witches in our blog post, With Broomstick in Hand: 50 Books Starring Mighty Girl Witches. For tweens and teens, we’ve also shared a variety of seasonal stories in our blog post, 25 Spooky Mighty Girls Tales for Tweens and Teens. If you find the girl-empowering resources that we provide valuable, it's easy to help support our work at no added cost to you. When you purchase costumes, books, or other resources showcased in this guide via the "Buy from Amazon" links found on our product pages and blog posts, we receive a small commission which allows us to continue to provide resources for you as your own Mighty Girl grows. Thank you for your support and we wish everyone a bewitching Halloween season! View Costume Guide