2007 Borah Foundation

Walter Hesford, Chair

Dana Cotton

Jim Araji

Molly Curfman

James Gregson

Robert Heckendorn

Rose Keller

Ellen Kittell

Jaime Nekitch

Nancy Patterson

Sean Quinlan

Sharon Scott

Bill L. Smith

Greg Turner-Rahman

Contact & Location



Physical Address:
Administration Bldg. #338
Moscow, ID 83844-3177
PHONE: (208) 885-6527
FAX: (208) 885-9464
EMAIL: martin@uidaho.edu

Mailing Address:
Borah Foundation & Symposium
c/o The Martin Institute
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3177
Moscow, ID 83844-3177

"Women, War and Peace: Borah Symposium 07"

"Women, War and Peace" Symposium 2007

April 1-4, 2007

Sponsored by The Borah Foundation in collaboration with The College of Law, Martin Institute, and The Women's Center.

Sunday, April 1

"The Shape of Water"
Co-sponsored by the Women's Center
Featuring discussion from filmmaker Kum-Kum Bhavnani following the film.
7 p.m. - Kenworthy Theatre

Monday, April 2
7:00 P.M. -  SUB Ballroom
Keynote Address
 "Empowering Women for Peace" 
Speaker: Honourable Mary Robinson 
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11:30 A.M. - SUB Silver-Gold Room
Passion for Change: Women Making Change Around the World
Speaker: Kum-Kum Bhavnani

Tuesday, April 3
9:30 A.M. - SUB Silver-Gold Room
The Bougainville Inter-Church Womens' Forum 
Speaker: Sister Lorraine Garasu

11:00 A.M. - SUB Silver-Gold Room
Lessons From Regional Peacekeeping in the South Pacific
Speaker: Iain Campbell Smith

12:30 P.M. - SUB Silver-Gold Room
Screening of the Documentary "Bougainville Sky" 

7 P.M. - SUB Ballroom
The Bougainville Women for Peace and Freedom Movement 
Speakers: Sister Lorraine Garasu and Iain Campbell Smith
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Wednesday, April 4
1:30 P.M. - SUB Silver-Gold Room
How is Militarism Becomming Globalized? 
Speaker: Cynthia Enloe 

7:00 P.M. SUB Ballroom
Why Do Governments Encourage Women to Support their Wars? Some Feminist Clues
Speaker: Cynthia Enloe
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