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Candies and Whims Translation/Publication Project - Educational Discussions

Candies and Whims Translation/Publication Project shoots on translation and publication of anarchist/ feminist/ gender/ queer/ mental health and radical texts/ zines/ publications from English language into Filipino language with the aim of publicizing it and distributing it freely into the public or local community, through a language they can grasps, understand and feel connected with, giving them access over readings that cannot be found nor offered by the standard commercial educational system, promoting self-education towards liberation, resistance and freedom.

Type of project: 
E-Zine
Group/Network
Literature
Spoken word
Workshop
Zine
Topic: 
Education
Gender studies
Girls and young women
Global affairs & transnationalism
LGBT and queer issues
Networking & community building
Older woman
Parenting & motherhood
Peace
Political participation
Postcolonial theory & perspectives
Prisoner Support
Queer feminism
Race & ethnicity
Religion and beliefs
Representation of women
Reproductive rights
Riot Grrrl
Self-defense
Sex and sexualities
Sexual violence
Social Work
Women's Liberation Movement
Work and employment
Zine
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Tanzania Gender Festival (Dar es Salaam, September 3rd - 6th 2013)

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GENDER FESTIVAL 2013 WILL BE CONDUCTED FROM SEPTEMBER 3rd -6th 2013

OVERALL THEME: Gender Democracy and Development: Twenty Years of Transformative Feminist Struggle For Women's Rights, Gender Equity and Social Justice- Where are we? What next?

The Gender Festival is an open forum for likeminded individuals and organisations to come together to share experiences and knowledge, to celebrate achievements and assess challenges ahead, to strengthen networking and coalition-building, to build capacity and to contribute to public debate and plan collectively for social change from a feminist perspective.

Type of project: 
Conference
Festival
Workshop
Topic: 
Alternative economies
Anti-Imperialism
Human rights
Networking & community building
Political participation
Sustainable development
Women's Liberation Movement
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Mujeres en Red. El periódico feminista (E-zine)

Location

Spain

Info:
Spanish e-zine founded in 1997 (!) by Montserrat Boix; emphasis on feminist news, feminist theory, feminist networking, politics, education and empowerment, cyberfeminism, technology/communication, feminist blogosphere, women's rights, equality, violence etc. lot of links to other feminist and Women's blogs

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Radio UFF

Location

Vienna
Austria
48° 12' 29.4264" N, 16° 22' 25.7484" E

Info:
Radio UFF is a monthly feminist radio show produced by the Unabhängige FrauenForum (UFF) since 1998 and gets broadcasted every first Friday (18:00-19:00) via radio ORANGE 94.0 (Vienna/Austria). In 1997 the UFF initiated a popular petition on Women's Rights and one year later members as well as supporters founded the radio show which still gets produced today and puts an emphasis on women's rights, feminist perspectives on society, politics, (popular) culture, everyday life, etc.

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SPACEfemFM Frauenradio (Radio)

Location

Linz
Austria
48° 18' 24.984" N, 14° 17' 8.988" E

Info:
The women's radio show SPACEfemFM was founded in 2000 and since then gets broadcasted via the free radio station FRO in Linz /Austria 3-4 times a month (Monday 19:00-20:00); emphasis on feminist and women's perspective on culture and society, gender politics, international perspectives, etc.
The show also gets broadcasted on: Orange94.0 (Vienna, twice a month); "Frauenstimmen – Glas žena" on Radio Agora 105.5 (Klagenfurt, monthly) Radio Helsinki 92.9 (Graz, weekly)

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Žibutė (Online-TV)

Location

Vilnius
Lithuania
54° 41' 13.7616" N, 25° 16' 46.7436" E

Info:
Žibutė ('Violet') is a Lithuanian feminist internet TV show. It was launched in December 2012 and currently is the only regularly updated grassroots feminist media project in the country with a vision to become a feminist media platform in Eastern Europe, also accessible in English, and with a focus on the region’s extensive feminist scene and history. The show is entirely run by volunteers and recently the first English episode has been launched (with a focus on feminists who fight Neo-Nazism in Lithuania).

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Tulva (Magazine)

Location

Helsinki
Finland
60° 10' 11.442" N, 24° 56' 18.7836" E

Info:
Tulva is a Finnish feminist magazine on popular culture, politics, culture and entertainment. It gets published quarterly by the Non-Profit association Naisasialiitto Unioni ry (Women's Union).

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Trabajadora (Magazine)

Location

Spain

Info:
Trabajadora is the magazine of La Secretaría confederal de la Mujer (Confederate Women's Secretary) of the Spanish labor union CCOO. The magazine was founded in 1984 and now gets published quarterly; emphasis on women and work, discrimination, equality, women's rights, etc. All issues since 2001 can get downloaded as pdf-files for free.

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Slut (Magazine, 2006-2008?)

Location

Stockholm
Sweden
59° 19' 44.148" N, 18° 3' 53.676" E

Info:
Slut was (?) a Swedish cultural magazine based on feminist and postcolonial critique and with an emphasis on ethnicity, racism, anti-semitism, whiteness, postcolonial and feminist perspectives, intersectionality, politics, etc.; two issues were published: #1 (2006), # 2 (2008). Unfortunately their website doesn't work anylonger

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Queer.hr (Newsportal)

Location

Zagreb
Croatia

Info:
Queer.hr is a newsportal run by the Zagreb based organisation Queer Zagreb / Domino; emphasis on queer culture, politics, international perspectives, news about queer events, queer rights, LGBT issues, homophobia, lifestyle, popular culture etc. Queer Zagreb / Domino also published the monthly Queer List zine (2008-2010)

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