working women conference

On the eve of the International Women’s Day (March 8th)


Letter from Rubina Jamil (Pakistan) and Christel Keiser (France) to the endorsers of the appeal for an International Conference of Working Women Dear Friends and Comrades,  We are proud to be able to inform you that, one month after we launched our appeal “to an international conference of working women” (see overleaf), over 300 women, working women, youth trade union and political activists, leaders of associations and community groups from 32 countries have endorsed the appeal.  This first result already gives an indication as to the possible impact of the international conference of working women which we proposed to hold this year, if conditions make it possible, on the eve the World Conference against War and Exploitation, called by the International Workers’ Committee for the Workers’ International.  In our appeal, we proposed that on the occasion of public meetings, demonstrations and rallies organised on 8 March, the initiative of the conference was [...]