Past Event

Paola Gianturco: Grandmother Power - A Global Phenomenon

Mon, Dec 3 2012 - 6:00pm

Grandmother Power: A Global Phenomenon

Paola Gianturco, Author; Photojournalist

Gianturco discusses a new international movement represented by grandmothers who are younger, better educated and healthier than grandmothers have ever been before. Her book, Grandmother Power: A Global Phenomenon, discusses activist grandmothers in 15 countries who are fighting effectively and courageously against poverty, disease, illiteracy, environmental degradation and abuse of human rights to create a better world for grandchildren everywhere.

MLF: Grownups/International Relations
Location:  SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. networking reception, 6 p.m. program
Cost: $20 standard, MEMBERS FREE, $7 students (with valid ID)
Program Organizer: John Milford
Also know: In association with the International Museum of Women, the Global Fund for Women and San Francisco Village