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Month: July 2019

W20: HOW IT DEVELOPED

We are launching a new section on web portal  The forums’, summits’, and congresses’ main value is a productive communication and collaboration among their participants. The Summer Peace Summit in Brussels brought together women from 14 countries, representatives from different communities. Many of them have already started realising joint projects as well as sharing experience and resources for achieving common goals.  Within the summit, Marina Volynkina, Head of the Eurasian Women’s Community information agency, reached agreement about cooperation with Gülden Türktan, Founder and first Chair of W20. We are launching a new section on our web portal. There we will regularly publish articles about W20’s activity.   The Group of Twenty (G20) includes 19 leading world economies and the European Union that united for strengthening economic cooperation and fighting with the prevailing global financial crisis. It took a while for Women 20 to be created as an outreach group of the…

Gülden Türktan: “Peace is when people feel united”

Founder of W20 at the Summer Peace Summit  Peace 50 community brought together active, powerful, and wise women from 14 countries. This summer, they met at the Summer Peace Summit in Brussels in order to discuss issues related to preservation of peace and development of the world, exchange ideas, and talk about cooperation. Every participant of the Summit told about her activity and shared her experience and accomplishments. Gülden Türktan, Founder of Women 20 (W20), emphasized that maintenance of peace is the priority task that can be addressed only through joint efforts of different countries. Gülden Türktan – Founder and the First President of the W20, Chairperson of the Board of IWF Turkey, former President of the Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey (KAGIDER) W20 was established in 2015. The organisation’s activity is aimed at combined efforts of women from G20 countries at the international level for full-fledged realisation of gender priorities.…

No Ordinary Summit for the Sake of No Ordinary Peace

Joynicole Martinez on the Summit in Living Tomorrow Vilvoorde/Brussels The Summer Peace Summit became the first meeting of the participants of the new community called Peace 50 (P50). It is pleasant that the event has echoed in the hearts of women from different countries of the world. After 2 days of the Summit’s rich programme, the event’s participants continued their communication and establishing cooperation on implementation of projects. The Summit had a fine ‘aftertaste’. Many women started sharing their emotions and impressions of the past event on social networks and in the media. Joynicole Martinez wrote a big article about the Summer Peace Summit. We decided to publish it on the website of our news agency. Joynicole Martinez – Ph.D., D.H.Sc., Chief Executive Officer of The Alchemist Agency, Director of Research & Development – World Women Foundation (the USA) The inaugural P50 Summer Peace Summit convened June 28-29 in Brussels,…

Establishment of Peace 50 (P50) International Community

Peace Summit took place in Living Tomorrow Vilvoorde/Brussels On June 28-29, the Summer Peace Summit took place in Living Tomorrow Vilvoorde/Brussels. The event brought together women leaders from 15 countries. The Summit participants who represented different fields of activity discussed issues related to preservation and development of peace, exchanged their experience and ideas on collaboration, and gave start to a new project: Peace 50 (P50) community.  Official status or leadership in organisations is not obligatory for participation in P50. Particular actions, open heart, and readiness to use one’s energy and intellect for the for the sake of people and humanity in general are much more important. P50 community was created for concerned active women irrespective of their nationality, religion, and social status. The goal of P50 is to create conditions for effective communication among women of the world for the sake of global peace. The future of people and humanity is…