he development of co-operative ties with Eastern
and Southern European partners has been crucial in both WINE
and ATHENA from the very beginning. Each major ATHENA meeting
was therefore the occasion for an
encounter with regional programmes in women's studies.
he effort to intensify
these regional networks will be one of the main goals also
in the next phase of the project and libraries and information
centers will have a key-role in it.
n fact, WINE aims to setting up specific regional
meetings that will take place in the time-slots in-between
the larger international 'Know
conferences. The idea is that of working towards
an agenda that effectively would represent the interests and
the priorities of the professionals in the field at an European
WINE partners would then be in a better position to participate
and contribute to the global international events in its field.
WINE regional meetings have been planned in the framework
Athena Dissemination Year