Information about forthcoming conferences and events

last update 24 February 2015


Annual General Meeting

The Wales Millennium Centre
Plant Room
Saturday 26th November 2016
at 1.00pm

At approximately 2.30pm there will be a Forum Session where three students will make presentations based on their submissions to the inaugural 2016 Awards.


Saturday 30th April 2016

The Audrey Jones Memorial AWARD(S) for Research by Women

Cardiff University School of Social Sciences
The Glamorgan Building
Cathays Park


Wales Assembly of Women
2015 International Women’s Day Celebratory Conference in Honour of the late Audrey Jones

Past, Present and Future - March 21st, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff
10.00 am to 4.00 pm

Speakers include
Jane Hutt AM: Women in power, challenges and responsibilities
Julie Morgan AM: Where we are with womens representation
Baroness Anita Gale: Women's Rights in the Last 30 Years and into the Future


Preventing violence against women in Wales
Welsh Women's Aid
27th - 28th MARCH 2015
Keynote speakers include Prof. Rashida Manjoo (UN Special Rapporteur on Violence
Against Women) and Leighton Andrews AM (Minister for Public Services,Welsh
Government) who will be joined by invited speakers Dr. Aisha Gill, Davina James
Hanman OBE, Dr. Finn Mackay, Karen Ingala Smith and others including Respect,
Imkaan, Public Health Wales, British Institute of Human Rights, Lankelly Chase
Foundation and specialist services in Wales.

Find out more:


UN to investigate violence against women in Britain for first time
Rashida Manjoo, UN Rapporteur will visit Cardiff.

Manjoo has a formal invitation by the British government, and will travel to London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Belfast, Cardiff and Bristol. She will present her findings at the next session of the UN Human Rights Council in June.