Tue, 19/02/2008 - 14:02
Submitted by solserpiente

Single's mothers problems in the world

Madre maya

Since the web site of the Foundation of Monoparental Families Isadora Duncan is visited by people from all over the world, we would like to know single mother's problems abroad.

We consider it's very important to know how you experience this situation in your country, to be able to create a network of mutual help among us.

We will publish the most relevant information in next news. Please, click on the title of the article or the read more text.

Thank you very much for your collaboration.

Thu, 29/11/2007 - 14:57
Submitted by anonymous

Conference of Women Immigrants and Gender Violence

logo ministerio de trabajo y asuntos socialesAssociation of Single Mothers Isadora Duncan, within the Program Day Center for Women Immigrants is organizing a Conference on Gender Violence and Women Immigrants, with the objective to present the reality of women immigrants facing gender violence in Europe, analyzing its situation of vulnerability and promoting

We will count on the presence of professionals and people in charge of different NGO´S; these include people from Spain as well as France. The Conference will be celebrated in León the 13th and 14th of December at assembly hall of the MUSAC (Museum of Contemporary Art of Castilla y León). The conference will be directed to the immigrant population and to the Spanish population in general. It will also be possible to attend them through the Internet; both the network and the physical access will be completely free. Nevertheless if you would like to attend we would appreciate if you registered to prove its social relevance and so that we are able to suitably distribute the necessary resources for its accomplishment. Verify that you have all the necessary tools to attend by Internet in our web link for TV broadcast.

Jornadas Mujer Inmigrante y violencia de género

Tue, 05/06/2007 - 13:42
Submitted by anonymous

Conference: Enforcing Children- Enforcing Single Parents in Europe

berlin The Foundation of Monoparental Families “Isadora Duncan” will take part in the conference on childhood and monoparental families, being organised by the VAMV in Berlin in June 8-10.
Induced by Germany’s EU presidency, and to celebrate the foundation of the VAMV 40 years ago, the VAMV, the major German single parent organisation “Verband Alleinerziehender Mütter und Väter”, is organising a conference whose aim is the discussion of children’s participation and the promotion of a European Network of Single Parents organisations and associations (ENoS) from June 8 to 10 2007.
Three fundamental participation fields to discuss are education, divorce and separation and basic financial security. We will not only discuss the construction of childhood and the social power of innocence and analyse child’s wishes and needs but we will also comment on the experiences of some countries in these fields. We will propose the foundation of the European Network of Single Parents (ENoS), whose main objective is the defence of monoparental  families ‘rights in Europe.

Wed, 16/05/2007 - 13:28
Submitted by anonymous

Meeting with the Secretary of State of the Social Security

By request of this Foundation, the Secretary of State of the Social Security, last April 17th were we received by Mr Octavio Granado Martínez to deal with diverse topics that affect our group: Among other topics we brought up questions such as the situation of the Social Security special regime of servants or the lack of coordination among the system of social protection for workers and others foreseen for situations of poverty managed by the Autonomous Communities. Besides, we also dealt with other topics treated each other as the processing of the revaluation of the benefits per child in charge, being nowadays processed by the Secretariat of State. We also spoke about the Organic Law 3/2007, on March 22, for the effective Equality of Women and Men in which innovations in labour matters and in the Social Security which affect directly working mothers, such as the maternal benefits are included.
We also spoke about the Law of Promotion of the Personal Autonomy to the People in Situation of Dependence, which affects us as women looking after dependent people, who want to hire people offering these services in the general regime.
Finally, we would like o remark that Mr Octavio Granado pointed out that the most wished for this society is full employment, id est, that all every person get a job, independently from his/her added problematic ones and from services available.

Wed, 16/05/2007 - 13:25
Submitted by anonymous

Do you know why it is worth to cross the square of Social Aims I your IRPF taxes?

Many people take a risk in their tax declaration.

Do you know what is the square of Social Aims in your tax declaration for and  what you can do with your taxes?


Have a look at this. Sure it will interest you.

Fri, 11/05/2007 - 12:33
Submitted by anonymous

Reduction of rate of VAT on essential child care

A coalition of European Family Federations has called upon the European Commission to reduce rates of VA ton essential child care items, such as baby diapers, feeding bottles, children’s clothing and shoes, strollers and child care.

On May 15th, International Day of Family, .this campaign will be launched in Brussels.
You can download our position and the pres release sent to media.

Wed, 21/03/2007 - 18:49
Submitted by anonymous

Multilingual Forums in Isadora Duncan

We have been update our forum for make possible your participation.

Is mandatory, due to spam prevention, to be registered in our web system. For that you need a valid e-mail. One password will be sent  tou you by e-mail which is possible change after the first log in.

The forum of course is for multilingual participation too.

Wed, 28/02/2007 - 13:10
Submitted by anonymous

Welcome to this new web

This will be the new image of the Foundation of Monomarental Families Isadora Duncan in the network: As you can already check, we have increased our sections, offering tus a greater amount of services, among which we can highlight multilanguage; up to this moment we have it in Spanish and English, but we will include other languages little by little. We can also offer you the possibility of using a chat in order to communicate with people usually visiting our previuos firm book, as well as a forum and …

Mon, 26/02/2007 - 11:35
Submitted by anonymous

Workshop on appertizers for immigrant women

Would you like to make some appetizers? Do you really need to learn to do them at work?
On Thursdays, from 6 to 8 p.m., form March 8th to April 19th, we will teach you some here in our central office.
The maximum number of participants will be 13, and it will cost 15 euros.
For further information please visit us directly in our central office or please call us (987261449).