Council, Lisbon, Portugal, 01 and 02 February 2013

List of Participants

Socialist International Women Ouafa Hajji
  (SIW President)

Full member organisations

ANGOLA
Organisation of Angolan Women, OMA Luzia Inglês
Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola, MPLA (SIW Vice-President)  
  Luísa Damiao
  Amália Maria Alexandre
ARGENTINA
Women's Secretariat Viviana Foresi
Socialist Party, PS  
BRAZIL
Labour Women Action, AMT Miguelina Vecchio
Democratic Labour Party, PDT (SIW Vice-President)
  Salete Roszkowski
BULGARIA
Social Democratic Women's Confederation Svetlina Yolcheva
Bulgarian Social Democrats, PBSD Violina Kordeva
BULGARIA
Union of Socialist Women for Parity and Solidarity Deniza Slateva
Bulgarian Socialist Party, BSP (SIW Vice-President)
  Marusya Lyubcheva
CAMEROON
Social Democratic Front, SDF Chantal Kambiwa
  Mbouyen Nolack Ruffine
COLOMBIA
Liberal Party of Colombia, PLC Ivonne González Rodriguez
  (SIW Vice-President)
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Dominican Federeration of Social Democratic Women, Janet Camilo
FEDOMUSDE Peggy Cabral
Dominican Revolutionary Party, PRD Mildred Taveras
EQUATORIAL GUINEA
CPDS Women' s Organisation Epifania Avomo Biko
Convergence for Social Democracy, CPDS (SIW Vice-President)
FINLAND
Social Democratic Women in Finland Tuula Peltonen
Finnish Social Democratic Party, SDP  
GERMANY
Federation of Social Democratic Women, ASF  Karin Junker
Social Democratic Party of Germany, SPD  
GREECE
Women's Department Antigoni Karali-Dimitriadi
Panhellenic Socialist Movement, PASOK (SIW Vice-President)
MAURITANIA
Women's Commission Nana Mint Cheikhna
Assembly of Democratic Forces, RFD  
MEXICO
National Women's Organisation, ONMPRI Diva Hadamira Gastélum Bajo
Institutional Revolutionary Party, PRI (SIW Vice-President)
MOROCCO
National Secretariat for Women Rakiya Eddarhem
Socialist Union of Popular Forces, USFP Rhizlaine Benachir
NICARAGUA
Women's Commission Margarita Zapata
Sandinista National Liberation Front, FSLN  
NIGER
Tarayya Women's Organisation, OFT  Ousséini Hadizatou Yacouba 
Party for Democracy and Socialism of Niger, PNDS   
PORTUGAL
National Department of Socialist Women Catarina Marcelino
Socialist Party, PS Teresa Fragoso
  Ana Passos
  Edite Estrela
  Ana Gomes
  Claudia Ferreira
   
  Sofia Dias
  Teresa Damasio
  Carina Ferro
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Social Democratic Women of Russia Nataliya Velikaya
A Just Russia Party Tatiana Kakhidze
SPAIN
Secretariat for Equality Purificación Causapié
Spanish Socialist Workers' Party, PSOE (SIW Vice-President)
TURKEY
Women's Branch Nurlu Erkan
Republican People's Party, CHP  

Consultative member organisations

CYPRUS
Women' Organisation Fazilet Ozdenefe
Republican Turkish Party, CTP Sibel Sorakin
EGYPT
Women's Secretariat Nevine Guirgis
Egyptian Social Democratic Party, ESDP  
GUINEA-BISSAU
African Party of Independence of Guinea and Maria Adiatu
Cape Verde, PAIGC Dulce Neves
IRAN
Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan, PDKI Parvanah Heidari
KAZAKHSTAN
National Social Democratic Party, NSDP Marina Sabitova
PALESTINE
Palestinian National Initiative, PNI Bahia Amra

Observer member organisations

KENYA
Labour Party of Kenya, LPK Alice Were
WESTERN SAHARA
National Union of Saharawi Women, UNMS Fatma Mehdi
Polisario Front  

Fraternal member organisations

IUSY
International Union of Socialist Youth, IUSY Viviana Piñeiro

Associated member organisations

PES
Party of European Socialists, PES Marije Laffeber
PES WOMEN
Party of European Socialist, PES Zita Gurmai

Observers

Portugal
Socialist Party, PS Maria de Belém Roseira
  António José Seguro

Guest Organisations

IRAN
Kurdistan Democratic Women Union Golaleh Sharafkandi  
Kurdistan Democratic Party, KDP-I  
PORTUGAL
UGT Catarina Albergaia
  Vanda Cruz

Guest Individuals

ITALY
SIW Honorary President Pia Locatelli  

SIW

SIW Secretariat
  Janice Flower
  Julia González

 

 

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