World Women's Conference to Be Discussed Sept. 12

Sept. 7, 1995

The fourth World Conference for Women held in Beijing, China, will be the subject of two programs hosted by Baylor University on Tuesday, Sept. 12.

At noon in the Barfield Drawing Room of the Bill Daniel Student Center, Elizabeth Paledi, a Humphrey Fellow at the Lyndon Baines Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas, will speak about ways women experience equality, growth and peace in a developing country.

From 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the White-Beckham Room of the Bill Daniel Student Center, there will be a panel presentation by international women students.

Paledi is a native of Botswana, a country north of South Africa. She was educated at the Kenya Institute of Administration and has a degree in social work from the University of Botswana. She is a member of Emang Basadi and the Thusano Society, both women's rights organizations.

For more information, contact Annette Lindsey, director of the Office of Continuing Education at 755-3550 or Ellen Brown, assistant professor and archivist of the Texas Collection, at 755-1268.

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