March 2, 2011

Women’s Voices from Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus

Phot credit: Healthmax LLC
Phot credit: Healthmax LLC

Tune in Thursday evening at 11 PM to Healthstyles and hear host Barbara Glickstein’s interview with NGO activists from Project Kesher who traveled to NYC to attend the 55th Session of the United Nation’s Commission on the Status of Women. The delegation includes Svetlana Yakimenko, from Povarovka, Russia, Director; Vlada Bystrova, of Krivoy Rog, Ukraine, Director of Programming; Elena Kalnitskaya, of Makeyevka, Ukraine, Director of Women’s Network; and, Olga Krasko, of Polotsk, Belarus, Director of Leadership Training. Project Kesher’s committed to building and promoting civil societies that are non-violent, tolerant, diverse, and that support and empower minorities and historically marginalized populations such as women.