European Social Forum in Istanbul

The World March of Women has taken the initiative and with the cooperation of women’s organizations in Albania, FYROM, Greece and Poland, continues its march towards Istanbul.

Their first stop is Thessaloniki, on Monday 28 June where they have a festive gathering and a press conference.

In Istanbul, the Cultural Capital of Europe for 2010,  women from the Balkans will join Women from all over Europe for a day of discussion on feminist issues, various thematic assemblies and a lot of music and food. After a short trip on the Bosporus cruiseboats the women will have a rally in Taxim Square that will serve as the launching point for the 2010 European Social Forum