Women’s Networking for Sustainability: Celebrating the Past & Envisioning the Future at Rio + 20

Women's Networking for Sustainability: Celebrating the Past & Envisioning the Future at Rio + 20SINAL DO VALE Retreat Center Vale do Rio Santo Antonio - Santo Antonio da Serra -  Rio de Janeiro Van transport to and from Retreat Center provided Global Women Scholars Network, Climate Wise Women, WEDO, ENERGIA, and Rede de Desenvolvimento Humano (REDEH)invite you to celebrate the past and envision a sustainable future

9:00: Van pick up at the Gandhi Statue at Rua do Passeio (close to Metro Station, Cinelandia Square)

10:30 - 11:30: Welcome, Introductions and Visioning (Thais Corral, WEDO Founder and Gillian Bowser, Colorado State University, Lead for the Global Women Scholars Network)

11:30 - 12:30: Global Women's Movement at the Earth Summit 1992Past, Present and Future (Thais Corral, facilitator)

12:30 - 14:00: Lunch & Networking

14:00 - 15:30: Leveraging Relationships and Building Strategic Collaborations and Reciprocity Ring™ exercise (Alice Madden, University of Colorado, Denver and Noshir Contractor, Northwestern University)

15:30 - 17:00: trengthening the Women’s Movement around Climate Change — How Global Women Connect to Insure a Sustainable Future (Climate Wise Women)

17:30: Reception & Networking (sponsored by the Wirth Chair in Sustainable Development, University of Colorado)

18:30: Van departs for return to Rio, final destination Gandhi Statue at Rua do Passeio

A contribution of $35.00 USD per person is requested to cover food and transportation. Climate Wise Women invites you as our guest and will contribute on your behalf — please note that you are our guest on your RSVP. Please RVSP to: [email protected] cc: [email protected]