International Women’s Day 2018

Today, March 8, “International Women’s Day” we celebrate the women on whose shoulders we stand. Thanks to their courage and persistence, we find ourselves in the midst of an unprecedented global movement for Women’s Rights,Equality and Justice. There has never been a more important time to keep motivated with #PRESSforPROGRESS. With global activism for Women’s…

WIProject Training at Belize Institute of Management on January 16, 2010

Topic: How to Run a Political Campaign

Presenter: Former UDP Secretary General & Campaign Manager, Kenworth Tillett

Former Minister of Human Development, Women & Youth, Hon. Dolores Balderamos-Garcia also shares her unique political experiences as a woman politician who served the Port Loyola Constituency in Belize City. (January 16, 2010)

 Presenter: Cynthia Ellis was the first Belizean to have headed CARICOM Women’s desk in Guyana. This women’s movement activist is today a consultant.

Topic: A historical overview of the Women’s Movement in Belize. Its highs, lows & in-betweens.

January 23, 2010

WIP training at ITVET on Freetown Road, Belize City. (February 13, 2010)

Topic: Political Parties: Their philosophy and what spaces are they making for women to stand for elections at the highest level

Facilitators: Douglas Singh, Party Chairman of the ruling United Democratic Party (UDP), Anthony Sylvester Jr., Legal Advisor of the Opposition People’s United Party & Patrick Rogers, Secretary General of the Vision Inspired by the People (VIP), a third party.

 WIP training at ITVET (February 20, 2010)

Topic: WIP women conversed and presented on three topical issues; the Role of Village Councils, CEDAWs Recommendations to Belize (2007), e.g. special temporary measures to fast track women’s political leadership and Women’s Rights

The NWC Implements the Women in Politics Project (WIProject)

The NWC Implements the Women in Politics Project (WIProject) as part of its CEDAW commitments

WIProject Training at BIM on December 5, 2009

Topic: The Importance of Local Government/The Local Government Policy
Facilitator: Eugene Palacio, Director of Local Government


WIP Women in Computer Training
Under the Guidance of Instructor Auricia Kelly, December 12 & 19, 2009