The War Resisters’ International’s (WRI) Triennial this year promises to be the best ever, and an opportunity to meet activists from all over the world. Organized in cooperation with the Anti-War Campaign Croatia (ARK), September 19-24, the theme is “Choosing Peace Together”. The venue will be along the beautiful Istrian coast, in Porec, Croatia. ARK is organizing a fantastic child care program, and there will be a free afternoon on September 23 (ARK will supply a list of possible activities and visits.
Women’s autonomous groups in Belgrade are communicating publicly in order to condemn the Serbian regime’s violence in Kosova. The war in Kosova has begun. The violence of the Serbian regime is the continuation of the apartheid policy which the regime has applied for the past ten years. And the present situation shows that territory is sacred, not human life.
The International Federation for Research in Women’s History/ Federation Internationale pour le Recherche en Histoire des Femmes, in conjunction with the International Committee of Historical Sciences, invites proposals for its conference in Oslo, Norway, August/September 2000 on the theme: Conflict and Cooperation in Sites of Cultural Co-existence: Perspectives from Women’s History.