Barcelona to host the presidency of the Metropolis Women International Network. Abidjan and Athens to host the vice-presidencies
The Metropolis Women International Network met in Johannesburg on 16 July 2013 in the context of the Metropolis Board of Directors. At that meeting, the cities representing the Network’s regional antennae unanimously approved Barcelona’s candidacy to host the presidency of the Network, represented by Francina Vila,Councillor for Women and Civil Rights of Barcelona City Council.
Help Us to Design Safer Cities! Join in the Debate at Johannesburg 2013!
As part of the Metropolis Annual Meeting “Caring Cities”, Johannesburg will host two sessions structured around the issue of “Safe Cities”, designed to create discussion on this topic, bring ideas to the table and share experiences.
Barcelona passes the baton to Johannesburg on Safer Cities for Women
On April 3 2013, more than 200 people gathered in Barcelona within the framework of the symposium organised by the Metropolis Women International Network, to discuss and deliberate on policies regarding public space and urban development from a gender perspective.
Joan Clos successfully opened the Symposium “Safe Cities within the sphere of Public space and Gender”
More than 200 people gathered together in Barcelona yesterday, within the framework of a symposium organised by the Metropolis Women International Network, to discuss and deliberate on policies regarding public space and urban development from a gender perspective.
Joan Clos to chair “Safe Cities in the Field of Public Space and Gender” course
The Metropolis International Women’s Network, together with the Metropolitan Area of Barcelona, the Barcelona County Council and UN-Habitat organize the course entitled “Safe cities within the sphere of public space and gender” scheduled to take place next Wednesday, 3 April 2013 in Barcelona.