Se informa a los interesados que el periodo de solicitud de becas y/o apoyos financieros cierra el martes 30 de septiembre.

The Scholarship Committee informs that the deadline for recieving applications for financial support closes tuesday 30 september.

Publicado por Sandra
El 24 Jun 2008

La Secretaría General del V Congreso Internacional Mujer, Trabajo y Salud anuncia que el periodo de recepción de trabajos queda cerrado. Sin embargo, los registros como asistente siguen abiertos.


The General Secretariat of the V International Congress Woman, Work & Health announces that the reception of proposals has closed. Nevertheless, registraions for assistants continue.

Publicado por Sandra
El 15 Mar 2008
Convocatoria para altares de día de muertos

En el marco de las actividades culturales del V Congreso se convoca a todos los interesados a presentar sus propuestas de altares para noviembre del 2008. Más información.

Call for exhibition of offerings to the dead

The V International Congress on Women, Work and Health and the Anthropology School of the University of Zacatecas invite all people, artistic groups, organizations and institutions to partake in the installation-show of offerings for the “Day of Women dead during Work and for Work”, to remember those women who have lost their life as a result of unhealthy work environments, accidents and violence at work. Call

Publicado por Sandra
El 25 Oct 2007

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Scholarships               Accomodation               Visas & Documents               Payments

The General Secretariat of the V International Woman, Work and Health Congress welcomes you to its official site. Here you will find the complete information about the event, invitation, registration on line, general information and more.

The proposal sending time has been closed by the Selection Committee, however, the registration period for attendants continues open at //

The general and tables program has been published also the cultural program. For speakers please send your audiovisual support material in power point presentation at: before the 25th october, otherwise you should give your document, at least 3 hrs before your presentation, at the audiovisual support room assigned by the Congress. Those speakers of the first time (10 am) must give in their material the day before.

For the registered participants, registration for Organization Forums has been opened and/or registrations as attendants to the FORUMS. Please visit:

      Forum caata
            Forum ilo

Initiative forum


The V International Woman, Work and Health Congress inform that the Organizational Committee obtained several  resources for scholarships of participants. The selection criteria for the scholarships, will generally cover those who have accepted works, and those who are from developing countries, from non profit, women and workers organizations or students. According to the Congress’s financial possibilities, there shall be scholarships for registration, stay and in lesser number, complete scholarships that will include transportation.

Registration scholarships cover the registration fee to the Congress which includes:

- Registration fee
- Materials and book of summaries
-Transport to downtown - Congress seat UAZ installations - downtown city. (October 28 to 31)
-Lunch (October 27 to 30 )
-Inauguration Toast (October 27)
-City tour and visit to museums (October 28)
-Alley tour and taco dinner -Mexican food (30 October)
-Closing lunch (October 31)

I ICOH Scholarships
Number of scholarships: eight
The International Conference of Occupational Health offers 8 registration scholarships for speakers with accepted works and for speakers who come from developing countries. The scholarship includes the register quote. Those who are interested please fill the enclosed form and send it to [email protected] for its assessment, writing on the Kind of Scholarship: ICOH Scholarship and the registration number (without this information we cannot accept your request.)

II ZANZANA A.C. Scholarships
KIND OF SCHOLARSHIP: Zanzana Scholarship
Number of scholarships: thirty
Zanzana, A.C. offers 30 accommodation scholarships in youth-hostel for the congress days (27th to 31st October). Those who are interested please fill the enclosed form and send it to [email protected] for its assessment, writing on the Kind of Scholarship: Zanzana Scholarship and the registration number (without this information we cannot accept your request.)


Seat hotel: Hotel del Bosque

Offers rooms (1 or 2 beds) from 80USD and suites from 120USD. Interested please write to Francisco Javier Benita [email protected]
Subject: V International Congress WWH

The General Secretary has arranged preferential fees for the Congress attendants on the next hotels. Please contact the hotel manager directly and inform about your assistance to V International Congress Woman, Work and Health:

Hotel Parador offers special rates for the participants and asisstants to the V International Congress. Standard room $573.30 pesos; extra person $50 pesos. Rates include taxes, on single and double occupation (1 or 2 persons) basis. Subject to vacancy and reservation. Reservations, please write rese[email protected]; Subject: V International Congress. Reservations via email will be confirmed with an email and a 4 digit key reservation. All reservation must be guaranteed through bank transfer or credit card (for credit cards is needed the 16 digit number, expiration date and securuty code). The hotel bank account number will be given when you send them your 4 digit key reservation. More information write to Elvia Quintal [email protected]


Meson de Jobito, Web page: 
[email protected]

La Casona de los Vitrales, Web page:  
Email: [email protected]

Santa Lucia, Web page:
Email: [email protected]

Santa Rita, Página Web:
Email: [email protected]

Alika. Web page: 

More information about hotel you can visit the web page of the Ministry of Tourism in Zacatecas at: //

Mexico counts with an excellent highway network, airport terminals (in the main cities) and bus stations (in almost all of its cities and towns). For local transportation most cities and towns offer taxi, bus and microbus services; the cities of Mexico and Leon also have metrobuses. Only Mexico City and Monterrey have subways.

All the main airlines fly to the Aeropuerto Internacional Benito Juárez de la Ciudad de México (Mexico City Benito Juarez International Airport), including national and affiliated international lines such as: Aerocalifornia, Aerocaribe, Aeromexico, Aeromar, Air Canada, Air France, Air Madrid, American Airlines, Alitalia, Aviacsa, Azteca, Brithish Airways, Continental Airlines, Cubana de Aviación, Iberia, Internet, Japan Airlines, Lan Chile, Lufthansa, Mexicana, United Airlines, Varig, Volaris

The following airlines fly to the Zacatecas International Airport: Aeromar, Delta Airlines and Mexicana. There are direct flights only from Mexico City, Tijuana and Monterrey. Please consult with the airlines for destinations and intermediate stops.

Terrestrial transportation: Sendetur (from-to DF, Puebla, Guadalajara, Monterrey & Queretaro) 
                                       ETN lines (from-to DF, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Aguascalientes)



Realsa. Official travel agency where you can find information about transportation, hotels and fares. You can also do your online reservations. Responsible: Eduardo del Real.


The interested party must approach the consular representation of Mexico in his/her country to get information about the necessary requirements and to take care of the necessary paperwor to obtain his/her visa, for the requirements vary in different countries. More info on this page.

If you come form a country that does not need visa, you can enter Mexico without a visa showing your passport and the "migration Form for Tourists, Transmigrants, Visiting Businesspersons, or Visiting Consultants", which you can obtain from travel agencies, airlines, or at your point of entry into Mexico. This option also applies for permanent legal residents in the USA, Canada or Japan, regardless of nationality. Under an agreement with Canada and the USA, those countries' citizens may prove their nationality with a passport or other public documents, such as:

Certified copy of birth certificate.
Voter registration card.
aturalization certificate.

If any of these documents lack a photograph, travelers must prove their nationality with another official identification:
Driver's license.
Identification issued by a state or official agency.

Although Canadian and US citizens do not need a passport, the National Institute of Migration recommends one to expedite passage through the point of entry.

IMPORTANT: From January 23, 2007, american citizens who travel to Mexico, to return to the United States airway they will have to present an in force passport. At the entry point migration officials can ask, any traveler, to poove economic solvency and the return ticket.

If you need a visa for Mexico you must go to the nearest Mexican consulate or dicplomatic representation. If you have family or a friend in Mexico he/she can do the procedure at the National Migration Institute. Please review the requirements section or visit any of the National Migration Institute delegations along the country, so you can be informed about the requirements. You must contact the nearest Mexican Embassy or Consulate to apply for your visa and migration form ( In this case, you must submit:
-  Passport or valid identification and travel document.
- Proof of economic solvency, with one of the following documents:
          Proof of stable empoyment or independent actvity in your place of residencey, accrediting a minimum monthy income of $500 USD, or

         Proof of real estate ownership, duly registered in your name, or
 Copy of your bank or securities account statement with average annual balance of at least US$ 2,000.00, or
Copy of an international credit card.
- Airline ticket confirming your return to your country of origin or residency.

For family members (spouse, children, or parents) to accompany you, you must prove their status. As tourist, you will be able to remain in Mexico 180 days.

Customs: For information about the articles, cars and quantities of the articles allowed in Mexico, please visit

More information at the Foreign Affairs Office:

and at the National Migration Institute:

The payments may be done through bank transfer or in situ.
The Congress fee includes:
- Registration fee
- Materials and book of summaries
-Transport to downtown - Congress seat UAZ installations - downtown city. (October 28 to 31)
-Lunch (October 27 to 30 )
-Inauguration Toast (October 27)
-City tour and visit to museums (October 28)
-Alley tour and taco dinner -Mexican food (30 October)
-Closing lunch (October 31)

In order to finish with your registration process, once you have received the confirmation and your REGISTRY NUMBER, in case of attendants, and when you have received your acceptance letter. In case of speakers, please be so kind to make your fee payment through any of the next procedures:

Fill the attached document with the respective information and pay at your bank.

II. Internet Transfer/deposit
Nr. CLABE: 072 180 00548041161 2
Besides the CLABE Nr., the next information is required (it is also available at the attached document):
Intermediary Bank/ Fed Routing: 021-000-018
Swift Bic: IRVTUS3N
Bank name: The Bank of New Cork
Location: New York, USA
Beneficiary´s Bank/ Swift Bic: MENOMXMT
Bank name: Banco Mercantil del Norte, S.A.
Location: Monterrey, Mexico
Beneficiary´s customer/ Account Number: 0548041161
Beneficiary´s Full Name: Zanzana, Conocimiento y Expresion, A.C.
Additional Information: V WWH Congress fee

Once done the payment, please send a copy of the transfer receipt to  including your name and Registry number, in order to confirm the transaction and extend your fee payment confirmation.

III. In situ
Payments can be done at your arrival on any branch office of BANORTE, there are offices all around the country (includin Mexico´s city airport and also in the city of Zacatecas). The V Congress will NOT recieve payments in situ, please do it before presenting at the Registration Table.

Bank: Banorte sucursal 0388 D.F.
Beneficiary: Zanzana Conocimiento y Expresión A.C.
Account Number: 0548041161

Please give your registration number and your payment reciept the 27th October from 9 to 16 hours at the Registration Table on the Autonomus University of Zacatecas (address will be published further), in order to receive your abstract book and materials.

The subscription fees are the following:


Fee from July 1 to October 20, 2008

In site fee

(October 21 to 27, 2008)


300 USD

350 USD


250 USD

300 USD

Students in general

200 USD

250 USD

UAZ Academicians

500 pesos

1500 pesos

UAZ Students

250 pesos

500 pesos

Information contacts: [email protected]
                               [email protected]

Thematic Coordination: [email protected]


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