KASAMA Vol. 18 No. 2 / April-May-June 2004 / Solidarity Philippines Australia Network

A Conference on Women, Feminism and the Law

Challenge, Change & Cha Cha Cha... Women celebrating 20 years of challenging and changing the legal system

Hilton Hotel, Brisbane, Australia
27-29 October 2004

Women's Legal Service (Brisbane) turns 20 this year. To mark the occasion we are holding a three-day conference featuring a diverse range of international, national and local speakers. There will be a pre-conference opening function on the evening of the 26th October. The final day will have an emphasis on networking and less formal activities. Conference participants are welcome to join us for our 20th birthday party on the Friday night. It will be a very special evening!

The conference will focus on contemporary issues around violence against women and family law, however we also intend to consider broader issues concerning women and the law. Themes the conference will explore:

For more information phone (07) 3392 0644
or Email: or Fax: (07) 3392 0658
or write to: WLS, PO Box 119 Annerley QLD 4103.

Philippine Political Science Association 2004 Regional Conference
Is the Liberal Moment Over?

College of Saint Benilde Hotel,
De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines
22-23 October 2004

The conference theme will focus on various aspects of Philippine and Asian politics in the post-Cold War world, examined by Filipino and foreign scholars. Panels include:

For more information contact:

Prof. Ronald D. Holmes, Dept of Political Science, DLSU,
Taft Avenue, Manila
Tel: (632) 5240657 - Email:

Prof. Jorge V. Tigno, Dept of Political Science,
University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City
Tel: (632) 9244875 - Email: