News & Events 2013

2013:  Senator Bonacic Shares A Poem in Honor of Mother’s Day

My poetry has been published on the WUNRN, Women’s United Nation’s Report Network, since 2005. WUNRN addresses the human rights, oppression, and empowerment of women and girls all over the world.  “In Honor Of Women,” was  published for International Women’s day in 2006 and 2008. From this WUNRN list serve site, my poetry has been circulated around the United nations and NGO”s, Non Governmental agencies around the world.

Poem,”Girl Child” was used in a power point presentation at a United Nations Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland. the Assembly was for preventing young children being forced into marriage.

Women of Worth
Woman of Wonder

Amazing Woman are just a few of the poems that were published on this WUNRN list serve.

Also, the poems have found their way to refuge camps. For woman who survived the revenges of war,I was told my piece,”Young Woman of Wonder” brought them comfort and strength as they would read it out loud.

Courgeous Woman used for fundraising event this May 2013
The event was for: Women and Children’s Alliance in Boise Idaho.

They read it at their event and used it for their Program.

Featured in the First English Speaking Newspaper in Thailand
March 8: International Women’s Day, was celebrated in Chiang Mai with an event co-organised by Dr. Duentemduang na Chiengmai, the city’s mayor and the Migrant Assistance Programme (MAP), an NGO working with labour rights for migrants. Following a march from Thapae Road to the Three Kings’ Monument by hundreds of women, including representatives from MAP, Mpower and We Get Together (a group of migrant women workers), Dr. Duentemduang presided over the event’s opening ceremony.