Taking Back the Budget: The Impact of Government Budgets on Women’s Equality
7pm Thursday, May 27, 2010
Central Library, Delahaye Room
(130 Johnson Street, 3rd Floor)
Kingston Frontenac Public Library
For Sexual Violence Awareness Month, Queen’s University Co-coordinator of Feminist Legal Studies Dr. Kathleen Lahey, Member of Parliament and Federal Critic for the Status of Women Irene Mathyssen, and local activist Zaineb Zimmerman will discuss why the struggle for women’s equality must also include women’s economic equality through their analyses of the federal budget.
Come learn how to “read” government budgets to empower yourself!
This event is free of charge.
The venue is fully accessible.
Light refreshments and childcare will be provided.
This event is co-sponsored by Sexual Assault Centre Kingston and Kingston Interval House.