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Title: The Power and Promise of Women in Egypt: Rights, Roles, Revolution and Nonviolence
START DATE: Sunday October 20
TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details:
AT: First Congregational Church, 900 High St., Santa Cruz
Event Type: Speaker
The Power and Promise of Women in Egypt: Rights, Roles, Revolution and Nonviolence

featuring GIHAN ABOU ZEID

Sunday, October 20, 2013, 7:00 p.m..

AT: First Congregational Church, 900 High St., Santa Cruz.

Egyptian human rights activist, journalist and author GIHAN ABOU ZEID is an authority on women’s rights in the Arab world. She was part of the revolution of 2011 that brought millions of people to Tahrir Square. Gihan served 9 years as vice president of the NGO’s Forum for Women in Development, and was a policy adviser for the Ministry of Family and Population in Egypt.

Sponsored by the Resource Center for Nonviolence.

Program Only: $7-25 suggested sliding-scale donation

Contact 831-423-1626 or rcnv.org for details.




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