International Women's Com.

07 March 2016 14:13


The International Women's Committee advises the council and the board on policies, implementation and practical measures to promote the effective participation of women in BWI trade union structures. It also promotes affirmative action programmes and makes recommendations to these bodies on any other policy and actions.

International Women's Committee

Rita SCHIAVI, Unia, (Switzerland)Chair

Dora CERVANTES, IAMAW - International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers , (United States)1st Vice-Chair

* Marta PUJADAS *, UOCRA - Construction Workers of the Republic of Argentina, (Argentina)2nd Vice-Chair

Africa, Middle East and North Africa

Elizabeth AMUTO, UBCCECAWU - Uganda Building Construction, Civil Engineering, Cement & Allied Workers’ Union, (Uganda)Member

Asia /Pacific

Kyung Shin KIM, KFCITU - Korean Federation of Construction Industry Trade Unions, (South Korea)Member

Lisa ZANATTA, CFMEU - Contruction, Forestry, Mining & Energy Union of Autralia (Construction and General Division), (Australia)Substitute

Europe

Rita SCHIAVI, Unia, (Switzerland)Member

Renate WAPENHENSCH, IG BAU - Trade Union for Building, Forestry, Agriculture and the Environment, (Germany)Substitute

Latin America & Caribbean

* Marta PUJADAS *, UOCRA - Construction Workers of the Republic of Argentina, (Argentina)Member

Liliana Stelia DAZA, FETRAMECOL - Federation of Workers in the Steel, Electricity and Mechanical Engineering Industries in Colombia, (Colombia)Substitute

Renee JONES, BIU - Bermuda Industrial Union, (Bermuda)Substitute

North America

Dora CERVANTES, IAMAW - International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers , (United States)Member