Struggles, Strategies and Successes: Women Building Peace in Sudan

Sep 23, 2016
 
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 at rmorbia@interpares.ca
 
This event is brought to you by Inter Pares, the Women, Peace and Security Network-Canada, and the University of Ottawa’s School for International Development and Global Studies.
 
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