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Local to Global 2018: Women at the Heart of Peace

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Viscount Gort Hotel

1670 Portage Avenue

Winnipeg, MB R3J 0C9

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Peace has never been more important to our world.

Women at the Heart of Peace will feature special guest-speaker Ketty Nivyabandi, a refugee from Burundi and a peace activist. She will speak about her experiences in Burundi, her life as a refugee, and her work at the Nobel Women's Initiative.

Emcee: CBC's Marcy Markusa!

Women are at the heart of efforts to achieve sustainable peace through inclusion, justice, and security worldwide.

Come out to learn from Ketty's experiences, and how she strives for peace and justice in her work.

There will be special entertainment, refreshments, gorgeous raffle baskets, displays!

** Please note: Doors open at 6:30 pm. Program: 7:00 pm sharp!

Funds raised will support Winnipeg organizatons doing great work:

House of Peace, providing a safe haven for newcomer women for up to two years

Make Music Matter, The music therapy program for survivors of sexual and gender-based violence is reaching new communities throughout the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Citizenship Scholarships, available to students studying human rights at Global College, University of Winnipeg.

All are welcome.

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