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Second Panel: " Women's Role and Representation in the Peace Process"

 

Our new project Where are the Women?: Capturing the Gender Dividend in Cyprus Peace Process and Beyond is continuing with the second Panel Discussion that will be held in Eastern Mediterranean University on January 6th, 2014! The Panel Discussion entitled "Where are the Women in the Cyprus Peace Process" will start at 18:00 on Jan. 6th at EMU - Mavi Salon.

 

The discussion on women's role and representation in the peace process  will feature Lisa Buttenheim, Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus; John M. Koenig, Ambassador of United States of America in Cyprus; Assoc. Prof. Erol Kaymak, Research Director of Cyprus 2015, Asst. Prof. Fatma Güven Lisaniler from Eastern Mediterranean University, Asst. Prof. Umut Bozkurt, Member of Gender Advisory Team (GAT) and Doğuş Derya, Member of Parliament and member of Gender Advisory Team (GAT) and Hazal Yolga, Project Coordinator of “Where are the women: Capturing the Gender Dividend in Cyprus for Peace and Beyond”, CCMC as speakers.

 

You can see the event program here. 

 
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DigiMe 2013 Awards Ceremony at H4C

The Awards Ceremony for the DigiMe 2013 Photography Competition will take place at the Home for Cooperation in the Ledra Palace Buffer Zone, on Wednesday 18 December 2013 from 6pm.

 

The Awards will be presented by the Head of the European Commission Representation in Cyprus George Markopouliotis, with the two winners receiving all expenses paid trips to Brussels.

 

The competition, which ran from 15 November to 13 December 2013, received over 150 entries, was open to all people (any age, nationality or location) and was on the lookout for entries that relate to theme of “We Participate!”, aiming to highlight the importance of active citizenship in a time of transition in Cyprus and the EU as a whole.

 

DigiMe is run by the Cyprus Community Media Centre (CCMC), with the support of the European Commission Representation in Cyprus, and in partnership with Old Nicosia Revealed.


   
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Where are the Women in the Cyprus Peace Process: The Current Situation

CCMC's new project Where are the Women?: Capturing the Gender Dividend in Cyprus Peace Process and Beyond is starting with it's first Panel Discussion in European University of Cyprus next week! The Panel Discussion entitled "Where are the Women in the Cyprus Peace Process: The Current Situation" will take place at 18:00 on December 12th at the European University Cyprus, Auditorium Beta. The second round of the panel discussions will take place in January at the Eastern Mediterranean University. The series will be followed by multicommunal panel and roundtable discussions in the coming months.

The discussion around the issues of  will be coordinated by  Dr. Christos Kassimeris, Chair of Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences, European University Cyprus and will feature John M. Koenig, Ambassador of the USA in Cyprus; Lisa Buttenheim, Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus; Andreas Mavroyiannis, Negotiator of the Greek Cypriot side on the Cyprus issue; Praxoula Antoniadou, President of the United Democrats Party, former Minister of Energy; Erato Kozakou-Markoullis, former Minister of Foreign Affairs; Katie Cleridou, Commissioner for overseas and religious groups’ affairs; Costas Apostolides, Advisor to the President on the Negotiations (1997-2004), Member of the Working Groups; Dr. Maria Hadjipavlou, Associate Professor at the Department of Social and Political Sciences, University of Cyprus; Dr. Olga Demetriou, and Natasha Apostolidou, Project Coordinator of “Where are the women: Capturing the Gender Dividend in Cyprus for Peace and Beyond”, CCMC as speakers.

You can see the event program here. For more information, please visit the Facebook Event Page.

 
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Third Call for Applications for MYCYradio!

Dear friends of CCMC and MYCYradio!

2013 is coming to an end and we are already planning for an exciting new year on  http://mycyradio.eu/ Today we are announcing our third call for applications for shows for the period January-June 2014 -You can download a revised version of the application form here.
 
For those of you who have already applied, we would ask for your understanding and for you to resend us your idea on the new template.
 
The deadline for applications is Monday 2nd December at 17:00.
 
We look forward to receiving your applications and (hopefully) to welcoming you into the MYCYradio family!
 
   

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