Events

Invitation to the 11th commission meeting

Date: 
Monday, 24. April 2017 (All day)
Thursday, 27. April 2017 (All day)
Location: 
Ljubljana, Slovenia

You are kindly invited to the 11th Meeting of the Women in Fire Service and Rescue Service to Ljubljana in Slovenia.

The meeting will be held from April 24th till 27th 2017.
Monday, April 24th 2017 arrival in the afternoon/ evening.
Tuesday, April 25th 2017 sessions;
Wednesday, April 26th 2017 session;
Thuesday, April 27thl 2017 departure.

Please make your hotel reservation at the hotel by March 24th 2017 the latest.

We will take care of the transportation from the Ljubljana Airport to the hotel and back.
All participants are asked to book their flights and make the hotel reservation as soon as possible.

All participants are kindly asked to register with Mrs Mira Leinonen (mirafoni112@gmail.com), just with simple e-mail registration and Marinka Cempre Turk (cempreturk@gmail.com).

The deadline for registration is March 24th 2017 and make your hotel reservation at the hotel

More information look pdf- invitation and if you have any more questions or would like to have more information, please don't hesitate to contact us.

We look forward seeing you in Slovenia.

Mira Leinonen
Chair

Mona Hjortzberg
Vice Chair

Invitation to the 9th Meeting of the Women in Fire and Rescue Services Commission

Date: 
Wednesday, 5. October 2016 (All day) to Saturday, 8. October 2016 (All day)
Event location map: 
Location: 
Kongsberg, Norway

Dear all, please find the invitation to the 9th meeting of Women in Fire and Rescue Services as attached to this e-mail. We hope, that you will all participate to the meeting!

We look forward to seeing you in Norway.

Mira Leinonen and Mona Hjortzberg
Chair and Vice Chair

INVITATION TO THE 9TH MEETING OF WOMEN IN FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICES-COMMISSION

You are warmly invited to the 9th Meeting of the Women in Fire and Rescue Services Commission.

The meeting will be held on the 5th – 8 th october 2016 (Tuesday 5 th arrival afternoon / evening,  6  to 7 th meeting day ,9 pm to 5 pm, day two until 3 pm. 8 th october extra day for sightseeing in Oslo ) in Norway, Kongsberg and our meeting venue will be Firestation in Kongsberg.

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Invitation to the 9th meeting of Women in fire and rescue services-commission

Date: 
Thursday, 14. April 2016 (All day) to Friday, 15. April 2016 (All day)
Location: 
Warsaw, Poland

The meeting will be held on the 14th – 15th April 2016 in Warsaw and our meeting venue will be The Main School of Fire Service.The address of the school is ul. Słowackiego 52/54 Warszawa/ Slowackiego street n°52/54 Warsaw.

 

Draft agenda for the 8th meeting

Thursday 14th – Friday 15th April 2015, 0900 hours  to 1700 hours - every day we have 2 coffee breaks and one lunch break

1. Introduction of participants
2. Approval of the agenda for the meeting
3. Approval of the minutes from the meeting in London, October 2015
4. Summaries from the working groups:
    a. Family and caring system
    b. Statues
    c. Technical and material issues
    d. Career and support
5. Next issues
6. Presentation from each country (5 - 7 minutes per country).  What is going on right now in respective country to promote women in Fire and Rescue Services? (the participants are asked to summarise and send their presentations in beforehand)
7. Any other business
     * Please don’t hesitate to contact the chair, if you have something to add to this point
8. Date of next meeting

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Invitation to the 7th meeting of Women in fire and rescue services commission

Date: 
Monday, 19. October 2015 (All day) to Tuesday, 20. October 2015 (All day)
Event location map: 
Old Kent Road Fire Station
405 Old Kent Road
London
United Kingdom
51° 28' 51.5244" N, 0° 3' 37.5372" W
GB
Location: 
London, United Kingdom

 

Draft agenda for the 7th meeting Monday 19th – Tuesday 20th October 2015, 09:00 hours to 17:00 hours:

1. Introduction of participants
2. Approval of the agenda for the meeting
3. Approval of the minutes from the meeting in Stockholm, April 2015
4. Presentation from the Working Groups (Operational Firefighters and other roles in Fire and Rescue Services (FRSs))
Operational Firefighters: what kind of support do FRSs offer their employees in 24/7 shifts? (Mona Hjortzberg)
The aim is to summarize the support available.
Other roles in FRSs: what other roles are available for women other than operational? (Rita Kirsebom)
The aim is to summarize and describe what roles available in FRSs.
5. Next issues for the Working Groups
6. Presentation from each country (5 - 7 minutes per country). What is going on right now in respective country to promote women in Fire and Rescue Services? (the participants are asked to summarise and send their presentations in beforehand)
7. Any other business
     a. Correspondence received
     b. Expectations from and guidelines for future hosts of the Commission.
8. Date of next meeting

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Invitation

Date: 
Monday, 27. April 2015 (All day) to Tuesday, 28. April 2015 (All day)
Location: 
Stockholm, Sweden

Welcome to the meeting for the Commission - Women in Fire and Rescue Services, 27th - 28th April 2015 in Stockholm

The meeting will be held in Stockholm on April 27 – 28, 2015.
Date of arrival is on April 26
Date of meeting is on April 27 – 28
Date of departure is on April 29

The agenda of the meeting is not on detailed level yet, but since we now are a CTIF Commission, there has to be a formal process of electing a chairman for this new element of CTIF. The background and the process is described in the attached document.

The meeting will last for two days and includes both organizational issues such as lectures and possible field trips. We will have evening meals at the Hotel Clarion Collection Hotel Tapto in the evenings 26th and 27 th April, a social event in the late afternoon 27 th April and a farewell dinner in the evening 28 th April.

We will provide more details of the meeting at the beginning of 2015.

The meeting will be held in CTIF Permanent office at Årstaängsvägen 21 C in Stockholm

Please fill in the attached document Registration Form and send I back to lena.brunzell@msb.se with a copy to contact@ctif.org  before 15th February 2015.

Best regards
Lena Brunzell and Tore Eriksson

Appeal of International Conference

Date: 
Monday, 29. September 2014 (All day)

Here is the final document of the joint work of Commission " Women in fire and Rescue service " and " International Conference for Women Volunteer Firefighters", which took place in Tokyo, 28.09-1.10. This document is very important for all the firefighting community .

Appeal of International Conference for Women Volunteer Firefighters

September 29, 2014

1. In responding to various natural disasters and terrorism etc., of course including fires, women in the fire services shall play an even more active part in order to protect families and secure their communities.

2. Women shall make good use of their characteristics by carrying on different kinds of tasks so as to enrich the firefighting activities.

3. In order to further develop women’s role in the fire services, all participating countries shall work together to improve an equal work environment.

International Conference for Woman Volunteer Firefighters

Date: 
Sunday, 28. September 2014 (All day) to Wednesday, 1. October 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Tokyo

The sixth meeting of the Women in Fire and Rescue Services Working Group will be held in Japan in the morning of September 29, 2014. In the afternoon, Japan Firefighters Association will also organize a symposium (International Conference for Woman Volunteer Firefighters).

The meeting and symposium will be held in Tokyo, at Toshi Center Hotel (address 2-4-1
Hirakawa-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0093).

Please find enclosed the program, agenda and application form with instructions concerning
the accommodation.