Young BPW Europe Symposium

On 18 to 20 October 2013 in Lille, France, the Young BPW Europe Symposium, will focus on ‘Act on your future, in a professional and business world’.

Draft Programme to give an overview:

What BPW can bring to Young BPW members

                                                 and what Young BPW members can bring to BPW in Europe!

18 October 2013 

          Introduction

          Sharing good practices on Young BPW initiatives in Europe

          Roundtables: 1- Working Together on a Young BPW Europe Road Map – 2- Professional Tips to succeed in your career – 3- Challenge and Concrete solutions when facing Sexist Violence at Work: Solutions

          Common Conclusions with BPW France Congress

          Gala Dinner

19 October 2013

          workshops BPW – Thinking together on Young BPW – Networking – Sponsoring – Succeed in your career

          Girls night out

20 October 2013

          special breakfast talks

          visit of Lille

To discover Lille: Video of Lille made by the Tourism Office at http://www.lilletourism.com/lille_videos-1-0-496-fr.html. Easy to come only 30 min. from Brussels, 1h00 from Paris and 1h30 from London!

More information and Registration to come…

Young BPW Europe Newsletter

Young BPW Europe Newsletter – Edition 6/2013

BPW Europe in a nutshell 6/2012

This document includes

–  a very dense calendar reporting an intensive work in Europe over the last months on Young BPW issues from BPW Presidents, Young BPW National Representatives, Young BPW members and BPW members

–  Portraits of Women

– latest  news and upcoming events:

Young BPW Switzerland 2013 Network Day

On              Saturday, February 23, 2013,

At                09.30 to 17.00

In                 Hotel Krone Unterstrass, Zürich

On              “Women in Politics

The Young BPW Switzerland 2013 Network Day is organized by Young BPW Switzerland. Interesting speakers, who will share their experiences of being women in politics – on the doorstep, on national and international level, are invited. The event takes place in English and also offers various opportunities to network. Invitation Young BPW Network Day 2013

  • Equal Pay Day National Campaigns in Europe, to know all, see BPW Europe page, info and map.
  • BPW Annual Leader’s Summit 2013, in New York City, USA on 1-2 March 2013Register
  • BPW Europe Networking and Training day – 3 May 2013 in Brussels, Belgium
  • Young BPW Europe Event & BPW France Congress – 18-20 October 2013, in Lille, France

– EU news as advancing tools to be informed and aware.

Should you have any questions and/or remarks, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Thanks for your attention.

Kind regards,

Miette Dechelle

Young BPW Representative Europe (2011-2014)

www.bpw-europe.org/young-bpw-europe

Young BPW Switzerland 2013 Network Day

Young BPW Switzerland is organizing its Young BPW Network Day 2013 to look into the subject of “Women in Politics”. We have invited interesting speakers who will share their experiences of being women in politics – on the doorstep, on national and international level. The event takes place in English and offers various opportunities to network.

Invitation Young BPW Network Day 2013

Young BPW Europe Newsletter – Edition 5/2012

Young BPW Europe Newsletter – Edition 5/2012

Young BPW Europe in a nutshell

BPW Europe in a Nutshell 5 (2012)

This document includes

–  a very dense calendar reporting an intensive traveling in Europe over the last months to promote and exchange with BPW Presidents, Young BPW National Representatives and members, on Young BPW issues;

–  the start of a serial of portrait in each Newsletter with in this issue a word from BPW Belgium President, Myriam Martens;

– the latest chance to register for the Young BPW International Congress and BPW European Congress in Sorrento, Italy, from 28 to 30 September 2012, and to apply to La Spezia Cup Award dedicated to Young BPW Members in Europe, attention, the La Spezia Cup deadline is on September 9th 2012! La Spezia Cup Award will be handed at the Opening Ceremony on 28 September 2012;

– International and EU news as advocating tools to be informed and aware of

 

Kind regards,

Miette Dechelle

Young BPW Representative Europe (2011-2014)

Young BPW Europe Cup La Spezia 2012 Awards is OPENED

To Young BPW in Europe:

Dear Young BPW National Representative, Young BPW,

I am pleased to inform you that the Young BPW Europe La Spezia Cup 2012 is opened, click on the link or read the below summary. The Announcement on the website is in Italian and English languages. The ceremony and award is organized by the club of La Spezia, in Italy. You can also find all the below information on the Young BPW Europe page, under Young BPW Europe Award.

Young BPW Europe La Spezia Cup 2012 Award Ceremony will take place this year on Friday 28 September 2012 at the Opening Ceremony of BPW European Congress and Young BPW International Congress at Hilton – Sorrento, Italy

To apply for the Young BPW Europe La Spezia Cup 2012 Awards (2 this year)

  • a YOUNG with an outstanding curriculum in her profession or as entrepreneur
  • a YOUNG who has devoted her time and professionalism in favor of YOUNG BPW Europe

the candidates have to

– be Young BPW Europe members since at least two years

send a detailed curriculum vitae underlining her age, profession and/or activity as YOUNG BPW

– Please bear in mind that the maximum age of Young BPW is 35 years old.

– Provide a documented recommendation by your BPW Federations or by your affiliated clubs, BPW Europe affiliated Clubs, Project Partners and Institutions

Please be aware that the awarded candidates are required to be personally present to collect the prize.

BPW La Spezia jury is an independent jury composed of Alessandra Del Monte, Mirella Barbagli, Giuseppina Pravettoni and Enrica Bellini BPW Europe Finance Officer (for BPW Europe Young Category)

The award is a sculpture made by the internationally known artist MARISA MARINO, representing herfeeling on womanliness. Marisa marino is a member of La Spezia Club. A financial contribution of 200  Euros for travel cost will be given to Young BPW Winners.

Closure deadline for application submission is Wednesday 5 September 2012  by 12.00 hours, Within the next 48 hours the winner will receive the announcement by e-mail. To submit candidatures and get information please contact Enrichetta Bellini – email: enrichettabelfor@gmail.com – Tel.: 0034 618 181 618

Please be informed that the personal data will exclusively used for this event  as per the Law n. 675/96 and later modifications and will be treated in respect of existing privacy law.

Thanks for your attention.

Kind regards

Miette Dechelle

Young BPW Europe Representative 2011-2014

March updates to share worldwide

Dear Young BPWs and BPW members,

Take a look and distribute to your clubs the Second Call for Proposal by UN Women Fund for Gender Equality:

Call for Proposals Phase 2

Concept Note

FAQs

Latest news from Young BPW Europe are now online, you can either register for the newsletter or download the latest copy HERE.

BPW Europe in a nutshell 4

To raise awareness and reply to the Women Principles Empowerment number 4 ‘Promote education, training and professional development for women’ and number 6 ‘Promote equality through community initiatives and advocacy’, Young BPW Europe will promote lobbying. As a first step, a survey has been created to have an overview of BPW Members ‘view on lobbying to better tackle the issue. To Fill in the survey, please click on Survey>>Lobbying.

Of course, don’t forget to take a look at the BPW International website for the latest news and updates.