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Tackling "Honour" based violence, forced marriage and female genital mutila...
Wed 2 November 2016, 09:30 – 17:00 GMT
Join IKWRO and our European partners for a day of discussion with international speakers on ‘honour’ based violence, forced marriage and female genital mutilation’.
Announcing Key Note Speaker
Mona Eltahawy is an award-winning columnist and international public speaker on Arab and Muslim issues and global feminism. She is based in Cairo and New York City.
She is the author of "Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution," released April 2015, and is a contributor to the New York Times opinion pages. Her commentaries have appeared in several other publications and she is a regular guest analyst on various television and radio shows.
Ms Eltahawy was a news reporter in the Middle East for many years, including almost six years as a Reuters correspondent and she reported for various media from Egypt, Israel, Palestine, Libya, Syria, Saudi Arabia and China.
Further speakers will be announced shortly
Lunch will be provided
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Kindly funded by the European Union Daphne III, as a part of the 'A-Z to safety' project.