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International Women's Day 2013

Women's Forum @ UNA-GB

Monday, March 4, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)

International Women's Day 2013

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Women’s Forum @ UNA-GB presents:

Not My Life

International Women’s Day Celebration 

Reception, Film Screening & Panel Discussion

 

Monday, March 4, 2013

Reception at 5:00 PM | Film Screening at 6:00 PM | Panel to follow

 

Women's Forum @ UNA-GB invites you to join us in our celebration of International Women's Day (March 8th internationally) with a film screening of "Not My Life," directed by Robert Bilheimer. This film documents the dangerous practices of human trafficking and modern slavery on a global scale. Our panelists will focus on the disproprotionate effects of human trafficking on women and girls around the globe.

"Not My Life" information and trailer can be found here.

 

Panelists to include:

Siddharth Kara, Fellow on Human Trafficking, Carr Center of Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

Devin Rebello, (changed panelist!) Representative of Demand Abolition, an organization committed to eradicating the illegal commercial sex industry in the US and the world

Mireille Aramati, Assistant Professor, Global Health  at Tufts University School of Medicine


Special Thanks to our co-sponsors*:

Abolition International

African Community Health Initiative

The African Council

Africans Universe

Amirah

Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Councillor At- Large

Boston International

The Boston Network for International Development

Boston Women's Fund

Boston Women's Network

Brazilian Women's Group

The Cambridge Women's Commission

The Center for Women's Health and Human Rights at Suffolk University

Centro Presente

The Consortium on Gender, Security and Human Rights

Department of Public Health & Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

boston GLOW

Hostelling International Boston

Jane Doe Inc., Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

Red Thread Foundation for Women

ShalupFoundation

US Fund for UNICEF 

Women Innovating the Third Sector

Wonder Women of Boston

WorldBoston

Young Professionals Network of the Urban League of Eastern MA


*This list is the most accurate, up to date list of co-sponsors and will be updated as more sign onto the project.

Have questions about International Women's Day 2013? Contact Women's Forum @ UNA-GB

When & Where


MCLE Auditorium
10 Winter Place
Boston, MA 02108

Monday, March 4, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)


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Women's Forum @ UNA-GB

 

Since 2006, the Women's Forum @ UNA-GB  has become an active local community of women and men working to improve the lives of women and families in the developing world. Its mission is to raise awareness of the issues facing women in developing countries and to engage others in this effort.

The United Nations Association of Greater Boston (UNA-GB) serves as a resource for the citizens of the Greater Boston area on the broad agenda of critical global issues addressed by the United Nations and its agencies: peacekeeping, human rights, humanitarian relief, economic development, and education. A membership organization founded more than 50 years ago, UNA-GB is committed to building a stronger network of global citizens in the Boston area.

 

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