Archive for June, 2011

Paraguay/Brazil Delegation Tour Group Selected–Registration will open July 1

June 29, 2011

June 23rd MEETING:  Tour operator selected.

The June 16th meeting, reviewed the delegation itinerary.  Two tour operators were reviewed.  The delegation will finalize the trip using Global Exchange.  Global Exchange was less expensive and has extensive experience working with NGO’s and social and political and economic issues.

Beginning July 1, AWIU will open the application process.
The delegation is open to all AWIU members.  The cost of the Land and “in country” airfaire is $3100.  Each delegation member will provide their own airfare to Paraguay and back from Brazil.

NEXT MEETING:  July 7, 2011.  Future meetings will focus on the specific meetings with ngo’s and political organizations–first for  Brazil.  Paraguay meetings are being organized by Cynthia Bendlin, International Women of Courage awardee 2008.

All interested parties whether members of AWIU or not are welcome.  See, Virtual Chapter 2 for details of meetings.