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ICA Regional Regional Protem Women’s Committee meets in Kuala Lumpur (1998)

Sept, 1998
(Source: Asia-Pacific Co-op News, Vol. 5, No.2, May-August.1998, pp. 3)

ICA Regional Protem Women's Committee meets in Kuala Lumpur

The ICA Regional Protem  Women's Committee met at the ANGKASA offices (Wisma Royal Professor Ungku Aziz) on 14th August, 1998.

The meeting, which was hosted by ANGKASA, was attended by all the members, barring Ms. Leeladevi R. Prasad of India. Senator Hjh.Rahaiah bt. Baheran, Chairperson of the committee chaired meeting. Mr. Robby Tulus, Regional Director, ICA ROAP and Ms. Lota Bertulfo, Regional Coordinator of AWCF also participated as observers and contributed to the deliberations of the meeting.

The committee reviewed the Constitution of the Regional Women's Committee and made certain minar changes to make the provisions clearer.

The meeting agreed on the agenda of the first meeting of the Regional Women's Committee scheduled to be held on 25 October, 1998 at Seoul. The meeting also finalized the programme for the ICA Regional Women's Forum scheduled in Seoul for 26 October, 1998.

The Forum is expected to adopt the strategy of panel discussions, group discussions, and group presentations and come out with a Declaration.

The meeting also requested the Secretary to prepare a 4-year draft Plan of activities for the Regional Women's Committee to be discussed at the first meeting.