Ecclesia of Women in Asia

Forum of Asian Catholic Women Theologians

EWA 1 Conference Day 4, November 28, 2002, Contact Persons, Country Coordinators, EWA Themes

I. Contact Persons/ Country Coordinators

1. Southeast Asia I and II

Malaysia – Judith Koh
Thailand – Sr. Kanlaya
Singapore – Sr. Christine
Vietnam – Sr. Tuyet
Australia – Sr. Chris
Philippines – Andrea and Agnes
Indonesia – Intan

2 South Asia

India – Sr. Lilitta
Sri Lanka – Sr. Canice
Bangladesh – Sr. Mary
Myanmar – Sr. Patricia
Pakistan – Almas

3. East Asia

China – Elizabeth Zhou
Taiwan – Sr. Nonie
Japan – Sanae
Korea – Hae Young

II. Themes

For the last day, recurring themes and problems were discussed in different workshop groups.

1. Women and Violence 2. Women and Land 3. Women and Poverty 4. Women and Religion 5. Women and Church Structures

1.1. Sexual
1.2. Domestic
1.3. Religious

2.1. Land rights
2.2. Refugee
2.3. Migration
2.4. farmers/workers


3.1. Poor
3.2. Illiteracy
3.3. Ignorance of own oppression
3.4. Silence of women


4.1. Islamization
4.2. Fundamentalism
4.3. Prejudice against other faiths
4.4. Religion – violent and oppressive
4.5. Confucianism and Eastern spirituality
4.6. God language


5.1. Oppressive societal, Church and religious structure
5.2. Patriarchy
5.3. Divorced women

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