Balancing the masculine and feminine qualities within ourselves, our communities and our world.
The second Soul of WoMen conference, will consist of talks, round table discussions and skill sharing workshops. Its goal is to inspire and empower a more gender-balanced world. Topics being explored include: equality, health, the environment, community engagement, civic pride and individual action - with an emphasis on sharing positive solutions.
How can we create a more balanced world locally and globally, wherein qualities within us ALL are working in harmony?
The day will consist of talks by three internationally renowned speakers, followed by round-table discussions, three workshop sessions, a delicious and nourishing lunch provided, to keep your energy high.
What we've planned...
9:30 Arrive and coffee
10:00 Opening Introduction by Caroline Uchima
10:05 Rika Saionji Yoshikawa
12:00 Alastair McIntosh
1:40 Moving Stories Community Choir
3:20 Lesley Howells
4:00 Collective Inspiration
5:00 Feedback sheets
5:10 Closure from Rika and Caroline
Soul of WoMen 2016
The first Soul of WoMen conference in 2016 was a great success; it welcomed 120 participants, from Nithsdale, wider Scotland and around the globe for a wonderful day full of inspiration, joy and connection.
2016 speakers included Mhairi Black MP, (the youngest member of the House of Commons) Dr. Jude Currivan, (international author, healer and cosmologist), Asma Khalifa, (peace activist and Luxembourg Peace Prize Winner 2016), John Nicholls, (Youth Work Director at LGBT Scotland), and Sesto Giovanni Castagnoli, (Founder member of the World Spirit Forum and Founder of the YES Initiative, Youth Europe Self Empowerment Initiative).