[AWID 2016] Local peace building initiatives define the future: sharing the experiences of Syrian and Iraqi women groups combating violence and building peace.
This AWID session offers an opportunity to engage with experts and activists who have mapped and analysed peace building activities in Syria and Iraq. This is a space to learn about practical and innovative strategies for grassroots policy changes that facilitate meeting immediate needs in conflict and create systematic changes that address pre-existing barriers to gender rights.
Organisers: Badael Foundation, MADRE, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF).
Presenters: Oula Ramadan, Laila Alodaat, Yifat Susskind, Madeleine Rees
Date: 11 September
Time: 11:30am – 1:00pm
Place: Porto Seguro
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