Report – By Paul Kendon
Tales of deforestation, militarised disaster and recovery aid, human rights abuses, infanticide, discrimination and indigenous marginalisation were the focus for an international women’s campaigners conference at the weekend.
A highlight was the screening of the documentary Noho Hewa: The Wrongful Occupation of Hawai’i by independent film maker Anne Keala Kelly which struck a chord with participants from several Asia-Pacific countries.
While the place names change, the stories remain the same, says president Celine Kearney of the Aotearoa section of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF). Read more »