WHEN: Monday, October 16, 2000
WHERE: Washington, D.C.
WHY: To convene women from the U.S. and around the world to discuss health-related concerns and opportunities. Participants will develop understanding and action plans for such diverse issues as family planning, breast cancer, AIDS, environment-related illnesses, access to health care and increased living standards worldwide. WISH is scheduled to coincide with the World March of Women 2000.
Sunday, October 15
World March of Women - U.S. Action Organized by NOW
Monday, October 16
Women's International Symposium on Health (WISH)
Organized by NOW Foundation
Tuesday, October 17
World March of Women - Finale of International Delegations
United Nations People's Assembly
New York City
For more information on WISH and the World March of Women 2000, please visit the NOW web site at www.now.org/worldmarch.html or call the NOW Action Center at 202-628-8669, press 0 for the receptionist and ask for the March Team.