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Women -- International cooperation

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 324 Collections and/or Records:

World's YWCA, 1934-1936

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 80, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the regional conference of World Young Women's Christian Associations in Ceylon, the International Study Conference for Workers Among Boys and Girls of Secondary Schools in Dassel, Germany and the meeting of the World YWCA World Council in Geneva, Switzerland. National associations from the Pacific region meet in Ceylon to discuss the role of women in the Christian movement, the role of women in social and political change and international relations. The regional...
Dates of Materials: 1934-1936

World's YWCA, 1930

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 81, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the World YWCA World Council meeting in St. Cergue, Switzerland. The legislative body and members of national associations meet to united under common purpose and aim and to make decisions concerning the world-wide movement and organization. The theme of the conference is "the message of Christ and the responsibility of the association for presenting it." In addition, the move of the headquarters to Geneva, Switzerland and changes to the constitution are discussed. 
Dates of Materials: 1930

World's YWCA, 1928-1929

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 81, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the international conferences of the World Young Women's Christian Associations in Berlin, Beirut, Budapest and Hoddeston. Conferences are held to unite the national associations under common purpose and aim, discuss future plans and to make decisions affecting the international organizations. In 1928-1929 the discussions center on the role of the association in the changing political, economic and social conditions around the world. The role of Christianity in this work is...
Dates of Materials: 1928-1929

World's YWCA, 1924-1926

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 81, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the international conferences of the World Young Women's Christian Associations in Oxford and Hoddeston, England. Delegates from national associations and members of the World YWCA executive committee meet to unite under a common purpose and aim, discuss the future of the YWCA movement and discuss and vote on matters that affect the international organization. In addition, delegates may bring updates and needs from their national associations. Minutes, reports and...
Dates of Materials: 1924-1926

World's YWCA, 1920-1924, 1946

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 81, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the international conferences of the World Young Women's Christian Associations in Washington D.C., St. Wolfgang, Austria and Champery, Switzerland in addition to materials from the 1946 leadership conference in Schloss Hunigen, Switzerland. Delegates to the World YWCA Conferences meet to united under a common purpose and aim, discuss and vote on matters the effect the international organization and discuss the future of the YWCA international movement. Discussions concern...
Dates of Materials: 1920-1924, 1946

World's YWCA, 1894-1920

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 81, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the international conferences of the World Young Women's Christian Associations in Champery, Switzerland and Stockholm, Sweden and minutes of the meetings of the Executive Committee of the World YWCA. Delegates to the World YWCA Conferences meet to united under a common purpose and aim, discuss and vote on matters the effect the international organization and discuss the future of the YWCA international movement. Discussions concern the relationship of the church to...
Dates of Materials: 1894-1920

World's YWCA, 1906-1912

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 81, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the international conferences of the World Young Women's Christian Associations in Swanwick, England, Berlin, Germany and Paris, France. Delegates to the World YWCA Conferences meet to unite under a common purpose and aim, discuss and vote on matters that affect the international organization and discuss the future of the YWCA international movement. Discussions concern the relationship of the church to national associations, international conditions affecting women, the...
Dates of Materials: 1906-1912

World's YWCA, 1898-1902

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 82, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Programs, proceedings and minutes of the first and second conferences of the World Young Women's Christian Associations. Delegates of national associations and leaders of the World YWCA meet to unite under a common purpose and aim, present on the YWCA activities and progress in their countries, discuss the future of the organizations and vote on policy and business concerns. Presentations at the conferences concern the role of the Christian woman in the international women's movement and...
Dates of Materials: 1898-1902

World's YWCA, 1927-1929

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 82, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Minutes of meetings of the Executive Committee, Standing Committee on Extension and Education and Corresponding Associations Committee of the World YWCA. The Executive Committee meets regularly to carry out the decision from conferences, make decisions regarding staffing, hear updates from national associations, discuss budgets and resources, coordinate travel and hear reports from associations. The Standing Committee on Extension and Education concerns the initial stages of YWCA association...
Dates of Materials: 1927-1929

World's YWCA, 1923-1926

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 82, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Minutes of the meetings of the World YWCA's Executive Committee, the Corresponding Associations Committee and the Pioneer Committee. The Executive Committee meets regularly to carry out the decision from conferences, make decisions regarding staffing, hear updates from national associations, discuss budgets and resources, coordinate travel and hear reports from associations. Corresponding Associations are local associations in countries that have yet to have national associations. The committee...
Dates of Materials: 1923-1926

World's YWCA, 1919-1922

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 82, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Minutes of the meetings of the Executive Committee of the World YWCA in addition to minutes from other committee meetings of the World YWCA. The Executive Committee meets regularly to carry out the decision from conferences, make decisions regarding staffing, hear updates from national associations, discuss budgets and resources, coordinate travel and hear reports from associations. Other committee meetings include discussions of developing association in the Pioneer and Corresponding...
Dates of Materials: 1919-1922

World's YWCA, 1912-1921

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 83, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Minutes of the meetings of the Executive Committee, Pioneer Committee and Extension Committee of the World YWCA. The Executive Committee meets regularly to carry out the decision from conferences, make decisions regarding staffing, hear updates from national associations, discuss budgets and resources, coordinate travel and hear reports from associations. Pioneer and Extension Committees concern the development of YWCA activities in countries without associated national associations. 
Dates of Materials: 1912-1921

World's YWCA, 1894-1911

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 83, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Minutes of the meetings of the Executive Committee of the World YWCA. The Executive Committee meets regularly to carry out the decision from conferences, make decisions regarding staffing, hear updates from national associations, discuss budgets and resources, coordinate travel and hear reports from associations. 
Dates of Materials: 1894-1911

World's YWCA, circa 1913-1942

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 83, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents World YWCA pamphlets arranged alphabetically by title. Pamphlets concern the Christian role of the World YWCA, the activities and development of national YWCA associations, the aims and purposes of the World YWCA and the membership basis of the World YWCA. Pamphlets are listed by title following the microdex title card. 
Dates of Materials: circa 1913-1942

World's YWCA, circa 1904-1946

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 83, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents World YWCA pamphlets arranged alphabetically by title. Pamphlets are printed for information sharing, fund raising and raising awareness and concern the Christian role of the World YWCA, the activities and development of national YWCA associations, the aims and purposes of the World YWCA, YWCA work with young girls around the world, needs and services for immigrants, working conditions and opportunities for women, women in internment camps during World War II and reconstruction efforts...
Dates of Materials: circa 1904-1946

World's YWCA, circa 1909-1960

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 83, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents World YWCA pamphlets arranged alphabetically by title and miscellaneous correspondence with the World YWCA. Pamphlets are printed for information sharing, fund raising and raising awareness and concern the Christian role of the World YWCA, the activities and development of national YWCA associations, the aims and purposes of the World YWCA, YWCA work with young girls around the world, needs and services for immigrants, working conditions and opportunities for women, relief work during World War...
Dates of Materials: circa 1909-1960

World's YWCA, 1900-1933

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 310183630155991], Reel: 83, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Correspondence with the World YWCA and staff and other documents concerning the work of the World YWCA. Correspondence concerns travel arrangements for visiting secretaries, reports on YWCA activities and developments around the world, conference planning and requests for assistance. Other materials include reports and questionnaires for studies of YWCA activities and the text of a speech given by Elizabeth Tritton on YWCA work in England. 
Dates of Materials: 1900-1933

YWCA, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 322, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. World Fellowship Week, a YW-Wives workshop, and the YWCA of the U.S.A. as a national organization. World Fellowship Week is a world initiative that seeks to connect local associations to the World YWCA movement. Workbooks and program handbooks share program ideas and resource in addition to YWCA highlights from around the world. YW-Wives workshop notes evaluate and report on the workshop's proceedings. Additional YWCA of the U.S.A. materials include...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

YWCA, circa 1916-1946

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 160, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Bulletins, correspondence and programming materials for YWCA of the U.S.A. World Fellowship programs at local associations. World Fellowship programs are activities and information sharing that encourage YWCA of the U.S.A. members to be aware of their involvement in the world YWCA movement and the needs of women and girls around the world through fundraising for the foreign work of the YWCA of the U.S.A., educational materials concerning international YWCA activity and local club programs using...
Dates of Materials: circa 1916-1946

YWCA, circa 1913-1943

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 160, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Reports and publications concerning the purpose and aims, functions, structure, history and services of the YWCA of the U.S.A. 
Dates of Materials: circa 1913-1943

YWCA, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 252, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents YWCA of the U.S.A. studies followed by documents concerning World Fellowship Week and YW-Wives. The YWCA of the U.S.A. conducts studies to maintain an awareness of the needs of its member groups and evaluate the success of programs and services. Studies inform future program development, staff and personnel decisions and national policy and procedure. In addition, local associations are encouraged to conduct their own studies to inform local decisions. Local studies are compiled in a lists...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

YWCA of the U.S.A. records, Record Group 5. International work

 Record Group
Identifier: SSC-MS-00324-RG5
Overview This record group documents the history, organization, and functions of YWCA international work: the international study of the YWCA and YMCA, conducted in the late 1920s; budgets and finance, including the International Building Fund; World Fellowship; leadership training for national staff and volunteers and YWCA women in other countries; conferences, meetings, and international study seminars; international affairs and development; cooperation with other countries; and relationships with...
Dates of Materials: 1906-2000, and undated; Majority of material found within 1920s-1980s

Zambia/Northern Rhodesia, circa 1960-1970

 File — Box 1022: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387719], Folder: 8-9
Scope and Contents Photographs of young women's Christian association programs, events, members and leaders in Zambia. Photographed programs and activities include kindergartens and other programs for young children, Y-Teen clubs and recreation, vocation and literacy classes for women, special events, opening ceremonies for a new building for the YWCA of the Copperbelt, and Buseko Home Industries Project. A series of photographs of the Botswana Regional YWCA Consultation is also included. The photographs include...
Dates of Materials: circa 1960-1970

Zimbabwe/Rhodesia/Southern Rhodesia, circa 1960-1987

 File — Box 1022: Series 1 [Barcode: 310183630387719], Folder: 10-12
Scope and Contents Photographs of young women's Christian association programs, leaders, buildings, members, and activities in Zimbabwe. Photographed program activities include English language classes, Y-Teen clubs, childcare, and nurseries. Conferences and special events include the first All Africa Conference, a leadership training conference, the All Africa Youth Conference, and building openings and groundbreakings. Attached captions and markings on photographs use the geographic terms Rhodesia, Zimbabwe,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1960-1987