The first Women’s Worlds Congress was held at Haifa University in December of 1981. It was the first world-wide interdisciplinary gathering to focus on research pertaining to women’s issues and to be open to all interested researchers and activists.
Since then, WWC has taken place every three years in different parts of the world. Hyderabad, India is the location of the 12th Women’s World Conference in 2014, which is hosted by the University of Hyderabad. This congress is initiated by Worldwide Organization of Women’s Studies –WOWS.
The conference invites individual papers, panels and workshops that engage with the conference theme “Gender in a Changing World” from an interdisciplinary perspective. The conference hopes achieve a lot with the varied views, experiences and sharing of women from around the globe and invite you to come and be part of the change we define in our world.
Submissions are due by January 31, 2014.