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Sherman Theatre/Theatr Y Sherman

Senghennydd Road/Ffordd Senghennydd

Cardiff/Caerdydd

CF24 4YE

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WEN Wales is delighted to invite you to our Women’s Rights conference in Cardiff, bringing together speakers, workshops and experts in women’s rights from Wales, across the UK and working internationally.

Our Key Note Speaker Virgínia Brás Gomes is a United Nations expert in women's economic, social and cultural rights within the framework of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR).

We will also hear from sister organisations from across the UK speaking about the UN Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) process and understand better how women’s rights are threatened by ‘Brexit’.

WEN Wales' new Chair Sarah Powell will lead the AGM.

A light vegetarian lunch will be provided (please inform us of any additional dietary requirements when booking).

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10.00 – 10.45 Virgínia Brás Gomes (Key Note Speaker)

10.45 – 11.30 What has CEDAW done for us? – Chair Maria Mesa (Women Connect First), Catherine Fookes, (WEN Wales), Emma Ritch (Engender), Louise Kennedy (NIWEP),and Mutale Merrill (Bawso).

11.30 – 11.45 Break

11.45 – 12.00 Women & Brexit Update Rachel Minto (Wales Governance Centre)

12.00 – 13.00 Workshops Welsh Women's Aid: Violence against Women; Chwarae Teg: Triple Glass Ceiling: Barriers to BAME Women; Oxfam Cymru: 'Who Cares About Care?'

13.00 – 13.45 Lunch

13.45 – 14.45 Shavanah Taj (Wales TUC) with journalist Shazia Ali & WEN Wales AGM

15.00 Close


Mae’n bleser gan RhCM Cymru eich gwahodd i Gynhadledd Hawliau Menywod yng Nghaerdydd, gan uno siaradwyr, gweithdai ac arbenigwyr hawliau menywod o Gymru, ledled y DU a gweithio’n rhyngwladol.

Mae ein Prif Siaradwr, Virgínia Bás Gomes, yn arbenigwr mewn hawliau economaidd, cymdeithasol a diwylliannol menywod yn y Cenhedloedd Unedig o fewn fframwaith y Cyfamod Rhyngwladol ar Hawliau Economaidd, Cymdeithasol a Diwylliannol Menywod.

Byddwn hefyd yn clywed gan chwaer sefydliadau ledled y DU yn siarad am broses Confensiwn y CU ar Wahardd Pob Math o Wahaniaethu yn Erbyn Menywod a deal yn well sut mae hawliau menywod yn cael eu bygwth gan ‘Brexit’.

Bydd Sarah Powell, Cadeirydd newydd RhCM Cymru yn arwain y CCB.

Darperir cinio llysieuol ysgafn (dywedwch wrthym am unrhyw ofynion dietegol ychwanegol wrth gadw lle).

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10.00 – 10.45 Virgínia Bás Gomes (Prif Siaradwr)

10.45 – 11.30 Beth mae CEDAW wedi ei wneud i mi? – Cadeirydd Maria Mesa (Women Connect First), Catherine Fookes (RhCM Cymru), Emma Ritch (Engender), Louise Kennedy (NIWEP), a Mutale Merrill (Bawso).

11.30 – 11.45 Egwyl

11.45 – 12.00 Y Diweddaraf ar Fenywod a Brexit Rachel Minto (Canolfan Llywodraethiant Cymru)

12.00 - 13.00 Gweithdai Chwarae Teg: Gallwch ddarllen yr adroddiad Nenfwd Gwydr Triphlyg: Rhwystrau i Fenywod BAME; Oxfam Cymru: 'Pwy Sy'n Poeni Am Ofal?'; Cymorth i Ferched Cymru: Trais yn Erbyn Menywod

13.00 – 13.45 Cinio

13.45 – 14.45 Shavanah Taj (TUC Cymru) a newyddiadurwr Shazia Ali a CCB RhCM Cymru

15.00 Diwedd

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