Ottawa event: Struggles, Strategies & Successes: Women Building Peace in Sudan

Inter Pares, the Women, Peace and Security Network-Canada, and the University of Ottawa’s School for International Development and Global Studies invites you to:

Struggles, Strategies & Successes:  Women Building Peace in Sudan

An Engaging Discussion with Prominent Feminist Activist, Dr. Asha El-Karib

Monday, October 3rd
3:00pm to 4:30pm
University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart St., Room 207 (SWT 207)

Sudan is a country mired in conflict and repression where violence against women is pervasive. And yet a courageous women’s movement resists, advocates and continues to work for political and social change.

Join us for a fascinating conversation with Dr. Asha El-Karib on the efforts of women in Sudan to build peace and democracy amidst a difficult context.

Dr. El-Karib is one of Sudan’s foremost women’s rights activists and the Senior Strategic Advisor for the Sudanese Organization for Research and Development based in Khartoum, Sudan.

Refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Rita Morbia

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