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March 8.017
 
         
 
Welcoing Coffee
When: Wednesday 22 Marach 2017
09.30-11.45
Where: VIC F-1075


"India!"

 
General Meeting
When: Wednesday 22 February 2017
09.30-11.45
Where:VIC F-1075

"European Consumer Centre"

 
 
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Indian members of the UNWG will present this fabulous country.
  European Consumers Centre Austria ECC-NET will present information on consumer protection.  This agency can provide personal advice with problems, including rent disputes and mail order. Mag. Schranz and his colleague will present some examples of situations in the past and provide you with information to protect yourself from consumer fraud, including rental or real estate law to explain basic issues. Please click the image above for more information.W  
     
 
 
     
  Membership Renewal or Registration for 2017 is on-going.
To facilitate our members to renew their UNWG membership, please down-load and complete >>this Form (click bold letters for Membership Registration form) and email or post it to the UNWG office. If you need further instruction, please contact the UNWG office or call 01 2600 24276 or 01 2602 4284.
If you would like to be included in the UNWG’s 2017 Members Directory, please register or renew your membership before 30 March 2017.
For those members who wish to pay their membership fee through bank transfer, the name, address, and organization status of the member should be indicated on the bank payment slip. Please inform >>Jackalie Blue, the Membership Chairwoman, if your spouse has retired, or will be retiring soon.

 
 
Did you know you can renew your membership by email and bank transfer? You will receive an email in October asking you to verify your membership information. You can send back an update or just a reply that it's fine and when we receive your bank transfer, you will be on the list for 2017. We will also have pre-printed Zahlscheins at our meetings and in the office if you would prefer to do the bank transfer in person. And, of course, you can always stop by the office to see our great Office Manager Team and renew.
Please help us out by renewing early this year and then keep the habit going.
 
     
 
 
       
         
 
     
 
The UNWG Career Guide Book
 
  This Guide Book is intended to provide practical information on employment in Vienna for spouses of employees of the Vienna-based UN organizations, permanent missions and embassies. It has been prepared by members of the United Nations Women’s Guild using their experiences and knowledge of living and/or working in Vienna. Official sources have been used wherever possible throughout this Guide Book and every attempt has been made to ensure that the information is accurate, clear, covering most aspects of employment law in Austria as of the revision date of November, 2011. Click >>here for a copy in PDF.  
     
 
     
 
Finding Help in Vienna
 
 
This resource book is compiled by the UNWG’s Family Status Committee for our members to obtain help during difficult times. The current edition has been updated and expanded based on "Crisis in Vienna" first published in 1997 by the International Women's Council and the UNWG. The current edition includes a new section on schools and kindergarten.  We believe that a woman is better to help herself when armed with the knowledge of her options and alternatives.  UNWG members may access “Finding Help in Vienna” in PDF >>here.  User name and password required.  Please contact the UNWG office for details.
 
     
 
         
 

UNWG TOURS & ACTIVITIES:
February 2017

For more information on all tours and activities, please contact
»Email to »Laura Li, UNWG Activities Chairwoman 2017
 
Event
Date
Time
 
  February 2017      
  WelcokingCoffee (Argentina) Wed. 8 February
09.30
 
  UNWG Book Group Mon. 13 February
10.00
 
  Dead Poets Society (NEW DATE!!) Tues. 14 February
18.30
 
  Cooking Class (Chinese) Thurs. 16 February
10.00
 
  Spring Photo Contest 18 Feb-15 March
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  UNWG General Meeting Wed. 22 February
09.30
 
         
 
   
     
 


MONTHLY ACTIVITIES

Please check with the coordinators as when the program resumes in 2017.    Please click on the coordinator’s name for contact email:

Book  Discussion:

We meet at a member’s home to discuss a book of the month.

Feb: "The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul" by Deborah Rodrigurez (USA)

March: "Nutshell" by Ian McEwan (UK)

Contact:
» Svenja Franke-Bruhn

Cozy French Conversation
We meet during the week to converse in French.
Contact: » Francoise Norris

Dead Poets Society:  
We meet at Cafe Landmann (Karl-Luegner Ring 4, 1010 Wien), on 2nd Tuesday of each month , 18.30-21.00.
Next gathering: 14 February 2017.
Theme: There's no things under the sun" Contact: »Angela Williams

Dorotheum:
We visit Dorotheum on 3rd Tuesday of the month.
Please call before coming.
Contact: Ruth Theis
 
International Hostess Cooking Group:
We meet at a member’s home to share recipes.
Contact: » Marlene Doummar
 
     
 


WEEKLY ACTIVITIES - February 2017


Please check with the coordinators as most programs are
suspended in the holiday. New starting time may change.

Please click on coordinator’s name for contact email:

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Fridays

  Walk/Run in Prater
08.30 - 10.00
U2 Stadion

»Doris Parker
  Walk/Run in Prater
08.30 - 10.00
U2 Stadion station

»Doris Parker
 
  Yoga & More
09.30 -11.45
F-1075
» Lynn Geertsen
Starts 15 Sept

  Tai Chi
09.45 - 11.45
F-1075
»Shuhong Lu
Quilting/crafts
09.30 – 12.30  
F-1075
» Kathy Weindl
  Robbin Embroidery
10.00-12.00
F-1040
»Maya Subikl
     
Qi Gong
11.00 – 12.00
F-09 Gym
»Dietlinde Doblmayr

German (Beginner)
11.00 – 12.00
F-1037
»
Dr. Anneliese Glande

Starts 6 Sept

English
(Intermediate)

12.00 – 14.00
F-1037
»Maha Osman


Creative Atelier
10.00 - 11.45
F-1075
»
Rossanna Bertii
» Hayley Sears


Arabic
(Beginner)
13.00-14.00
F-1019
»Khadija Lovecky

German
(Advance)
12.00 – 13.00
F-1037
»
Dr. Anneliese Glander

Cozy French
14.00 – 16.00
VIC Restaurant-Bar
»Fancoise Norris
Spanish
13.30-14.30
F-1037

»Dalila Leon Kosta

English
(Beginner-Advanced)

14.00 – 16.00
F-1037
»Viorica Cursaru
Russian (Intd. & advanced)
14.45
F-1017
»
Natela Akhvlediani
  Italien (Intermediate)
15.00-16.00
F-1037
»Elena Starovoyt
 
  German
(For fun!)
14.00 – 15.00
F-1037
»Silvia Szeless

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Italien (Beginners)
15.00-16.00
F-1037
»Elena Starovoyt

 

     
  Computer Class
(1st & 3rd Tuesdays)
14.00-15.30
F-1040
» Linda Pek
Vintage Stamps
Collection
14:00 – 16:00
F-1037
»
Ingrid Zalneva
   
Antique coins
14.00-16.00
F-1037
>>Farideh Shahabi

Bridge
14.00 – 17.00
F-0913
»Sheila Philipi

   
 

Charity 2nd-hand shop
12.00-15.00
VIC G-OE65
»UNWG Office

Book Sales
12.00-14.00
VIC G-0E65
(Wed & Fri)
»
Barbara Mayer
Charity 2nd-hand shop
12.00-15.00
VIC G-OE65

»UNWG Office
Book Sales
12.00-14.00
VIC G-0E65
(Wed & Fri))
»
Barbara Mayer
Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch

Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch
Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch
Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch
Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch
 
   

 

 
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"Career Guide"
"Finding Help
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"Consumer Protection-2017"
 
 
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