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Aberdeen Salutes Women: International Women’s Day

March 4, 2013

[Aberdeen] 8th March, Town and County Hall, Town House, Broad St.
The Lord Provost invites you to Celebrate International Women’s Day
7.30am ‘Addressing the Boardroom Balance’ – Business Breakfast -key speaker Michelle Mone OBE. By invitation only
10.15am Shining the Light on Women in Aberdeen’s International Communities – A series of presentations and entertainment by women from Aberdeen’s International communities. Public event all welcome.
12.30 Celebrating Women’s Achievements – Unsung Heroines in the Community. Buffet lunch hosted by Lord Provost Cllr. George Adam, Key Speaker – Fiona Kennedy. By invitation only
2pm ‘On the Record’ – Women and their place in Aberdeen’s written history’, Fiona Musk, City Archivist ‘Putting Women in the North East on the Map’ – Mapping Women’s Memorials in Aberdeen with Aberdeen Women’s Alliance members. Public event all welcome.
2.30pm Help Oxfam fundraise with Swishing – bring with you pre-loved, good condition clothing to swap. Public event all welcome.
6.30pm Tackling Human Trafficking in the North East – event joint-hosted by Dame Anne Begg DBE MP and Aberdeen Cyrenian’s “ Violence Against Women Project’ Public event all welcome.
For more information phone Sandra Bruce on 523039 or email sandrab@aberdeencity.gov.uk

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