Spring conference 2018

Estonian Women’s Studies and Resource Centre (ENUT) annual Spring conference 2018

“Gender equality development in Estonia until year 2013”

dedicated to the Republic of Estonia 100. birthday

Date: 13.06.2018
Place: Hotell Euroopa Lääne-Euroopa saal, Paadi 5 (see map)


13.40–14.00 Welcome coffee

14.00–14.20 Introduction. Reet Laja, ENUT, Chairperson of the Board

14.20–14.50 Gender Aware NGO of the year. All previous winners of the title welcome

14.50–15.50 Gender aware and inclusive budgeting at a local government level
The plans of the Association of Estonian Cities and Rural Municipalities (AECM) today. Jüri Võigemast, Chairperson of the association
Overview of the OECD study. Reet Laja, ENUT
Discussion: Reet Laja, ENUT; Liivi Pehk, Head of the Equality Competence Center at the Gender Equality and Equal Treatment Commissioner; Jüri Võigemast, AECM; Ott Kasuri AECM; Peep Peterson, Estonian Trade Union Confederation (EAKL), Estonian University of Life Sciences; Gea Kangilaski, Estonian Sexual Health Association

15.50–16.10 Coffee break

16.10–16.30 Travelling in time – women in history

16.30–17.00 New field at ENUT: women, men and sports. Els Heile, ENUT, project manager; Velda Buldas, PhD, University of Tartu

17.00–17.15 Conclusions from the day, the end of the conference

In case the weather allows, the conference is followed by a walk in Kadriorg district – discovering the women that influenced the history and the places they are associated with