Sunday, 25th August
10am – midday: Participant accreditation (for participants arriving on 24th August)
1:30pm – 3pm: Participant accreditation (for participants arriving on 25th August in the morning)
5pm: “Internal” Opening Ceremony
Welcome and presentation of participants
Presentation of general programme and methodology
Monday, 26th August
7:30 – 8am: Participant accreditation (for participants arriving on th 25th in the afternoon / evening)
9am: Conference “The Trajectory of Feminism in Latin America”:
Nalu Faria (Brasil), Sandra Morán (Guatemala), Sonia Alvarez (USA)
2pm: Conference “Accumulation by Dispossession: Work, Nature and Women’s Bodies”:
Helena Hirata (France/Brazil), Ariel Salleh (Australia), Malalaia Joya (Afghanistan), Jean Enriquez (Philippines)
Tuesday, 27th August
9am: Conference “Feminism and building alternatives”:
Georgina Alfonso (Cuba), Magdalena León (Equador), Basma Khalfaoui (Tunisia), Francisca Rodriguez (Chile), Graça Samo (Mozambique)
2pm: Conference “The World March of Women as a ‘key, ongoing’ movement: assessment of WMW responses to the current context and the building of alternatives”:
Judite Fernandez (Portugal), Emilia Castro (Quebec), Nana Aïcha Cissé (Mali), Miriam Nobre (Brazil)
Wednesday, 28th August
9am: Political assessment of the WMW as a permanent international movement within the current international context
2pm: Working groups (by language): Exchange of experiences between NCBs
4:30pm: Plenary: 4th International Action – presentation
Working groups (by language): 4th International Action – dates and political content
Thursday, 29th August
9am: Plenary: 4th International Action – adoption of principal actions / themes
2pm: Plenary: IS Report 2011–2013 (narrative and financial)
IS 2006–2013: looking back over 7 years
IS and International Coordinator elections
Friday, 30th August
9am: Plenary: IS Transfer Plan
2pm: Regional Working Groups: IC elections and regional working plans
Plenary: Regional working plans and new IC members
Saturday, 31st August
9am: Assembly: Presentation of the 9th IM central debates and themes
2pm: Feminist Demonstration
There will be cultural and integration activities everyday, in the morning before the debates start, at lunchtime and in the evening.
There will be a “Feminism in action” exhibition in the Olido Gallery (in the centre of São Paulo) between 25th August and 29th September 2013. Projections, photography and historical material will present the main actions and thematic areas that are part of the movement’s struggle in over 60 countries.
A Solidarity Tent will hold a permanent exhibition on community activities carried out in the various countries by WMW activists, and calls for solidarity in the face of socio-climatic emergencies, armed conflicts and the criminalisation of social struggles. Discussion groups are planned with feminist activists from Haiti, Cuba, Palestine, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central African Republic, Western Sahara, Bangladesh, Turkey and Greece.
The Feminist Economic Solidarity Market will also be permanent, with the participation of women’s production groups from all over Brazil.
The communications team will be active during the Meeting as part of the so-called Social Movements Communications Convergence: collective production of journalistic materials, based on the partnership between the WMW and Radio Mundo Real, ALBA TV, Vía Campesina and MAB (Movement of those affected by dams).