CSW62 Invitation: Challenges & Opportunities in Empowering Rural Girls for SDG5

In commemoration of International Women’s Day during the United Nations CSW62 (Commission on the Status of Women 62)

Join the Panel Discussion

Challenges & Opportunities in Empowering Rural Girls for SDG5

March 15, 2018 | 2:30PM

The Armenian Convention Center Room: Vartan Hall (630 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10016)


Upasana Chauhan, UN Representative of ManUp Campaign

Jaslin Kaur, Co-Founder of RefuGirl

Mitra Samani, Board of Directors of Women’s Freedom Forum, Former Political Prisoner in Iran

Shahin Momenian, Immigration Lawyer

Luz Maria Utrera, President of Luz Maria Foundation, dedicated to survivors of domestic violence, Argentina, U.S. and globally

Khawla Wakkaf, Syrian Attorney and Legal Fellow at Women Enabled International, Inc.

Ahed Festuk, one of the first leading women activists from Aleppo, Syria.

Lucky Gill, Founder of Global Girl Power Foundation

Moderated by Lynn Dykstra, UN Representative of Women’s Freedom Forum


Sponsored by: Women’s Freedom Forum (www.womenfreedomforum.com)

Co-sponsored by: ManUp Campaign (www.manupcampaign.org)

RefuGirl (www.refugirl.org)

Luz Maria Foundation (www.luzmariafoundation.org)

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For more information contact: rsvp@womenfreedomforum.com


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