Interactive Symposium: Somali Women - Stories of Challenges Advocacy for Peace

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Interactive Symposium: Somali Women - Stories of Challenges Advocacy for Peace

Date: 
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 - 16:45

Moderation and Introduction: Ms. Afton Beutler - Worldwide Organization for Women.
Speakers:
1. Ms. Yakin Erturk - Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women
2. Ms. Nadifa Osman - Somali & USA/Canada Researcher & Women's Leader
3. Ms Amal Elmi - Young Somali/USA Woman, Human Rights Law Student
4. Ms. Toiko Tonisson Kleppe - FOKUS, Norway, INSTRAW-Somalia-Italy Project for Women & Peace
5. Ms. Lois A. Herman - WUNRN- Women's UN Report Network
6. Dr. Genevieve Jourdan - People's Health Movement & the Association of World Citizens - Health & Migration

In collaboration with WUNRN-Women's UN Report Network, INSTRAW-Somalia-Italy Project for Women & Peace, Association of the World Citizens & People's Health Movement, Worldwide Organization for Women (WOW).