International Conference/International Exchange

International Conference/International Exchange


Women's Archives Center Exhibition "Beate Sirota Gordon and gender equality in Japanese Constitution"

Date:April 26 to September 30, 2019

Place:Women's Archive Center

NWEC launched its new Women's Archives Exhibition "Beate Sirota Gordon and gender equality in Japanese Constitution" on April 26th.  

Special Event Lecture(Admission Free)
My Mother Beate Gordon’s Wish “Gender Equality into the Japanese Constitution”

Date: August 29th, 2019, from 13:15 to 15:00
Venue: National Women's Education Center (Musashi-Ranzan,Saitama)

Her daughter, Nicole, a legal scholar, will give a keynote speech regarding Beate Sirota Gordon’s contributions to the draft of the Japanese constitution.
This includes social security and gender rights. We should be inspired by her tireless activism in supporting Japanese women’s active participation in society.
During the dialogue between Nicole and Miyoko TSUJIMURA (Professor, Law School, Meiji University, Japan), they will discuss the problems of creating a modern gender equal society, while considering the historical significance of Beate’s contributions.

Kyodo News and Japan Times posted articles on NWEC Women's Archives Center exhibition featuring Beate Sirota Gordon and Japanese Constitution.


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