Democratic conference for women [Archives:2006/995/Local News]

October 2 2006

SANA'A, Oct. 31 ) The Arab Women Democratic Forum wants to evaluate and record the democratic transformations, political reforms, related governmental and civil initiatives and their effect on women in politics.

Their second democratic conference is a three-day affair starting Friday entitled, “Two years of democratic transformation: achievements and missing chances.””

The conference comes as a follow-up to the First Arab Women Democratic Forum held in Sana'a in 2004.

A number of female activists interested in women's issues will come from 20 other Arab and Muslim countries (Saudi Arabia