Women Gathering For Change
Envisioning ways to Create a Healthier Future Conference
March 16-19, 2016
Sponsored by Bibliotheca Alexandrina, The Human Foundation
Supported by The International Association of Sufism
The oldest of many civilizations, where the balance between the feminine and the masculine prevailed, hosted Women Gathering for Change: Envisioning Ways to Create a Healthier Future in March of 2016.
Bibliotheca Alexandrina indicating its recognition regarding the importance of women’s contributions to needed changes and inspiring solutions that bring good to all life sponsored the Program. The Library had revived the ancient mission of the initial library, in that it gathers knowledge from around the world—making Alexandria a relevant meeting point for cultural dialogues.
The conference scheduled eleven panels/ The themes included: Women Creating Change, Gender Medicine and Dissemination of Traditional Medicines and Practices, the Collaborative Economy and New forms of Collaborative Development of New Styles of Life, Women Promoting Peace: New Visions and Actions, Refugee Crisis: Loving One’s Neighbor as Oneself, Health from a Futuristic Perspective, Women, Nature and Environmental Changes, Future Leadership Style. The Women Creating Change conference concluded on the evening of Friday March 18th, with a closing statement and plans for future actions.
The Conference was a successful event, it brought a great number of women who have contributed so much to the wellbeing of the human family, presented their experiences and messages, while inspiring more innovative ideas and contributions from a great number of the audience.
The Conference may be viewed in its entirety on Youtube:
Dr. Angha’s presentation may be viewed at: