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MADRE Staff and Partners Speak: Feminist Dialogue on Militarism and Military Intervention

Posted on: Monday, November 22, 2010

Keywords: Event, Combating Violence Against Women, 16 Days of Action

MADRE Policy & Communications Director Yifat Susskind will be speaking at this event. Also speaking will be MADRE partner Yanar Mohammed, head of MADRE's sister organization in Iraq, Organization for Women's Freedom in Iraq.

The Center for Women's Global Leadership, the Global Fund for Women, and Ipas would like to invite you to attend two exciting events on Monday, November 29th in New York City to mark the international 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign.

This year's campaign theme focuses on the intersections of militarism and violence against women, so we will begin with a Feminist Dialogue on Militarism and Military Intervention with Yanar Mohammed, Ann Wright, Cynthia Enloe, Yifat Susskind, and Esther Hyneman (speaker bios and flyer attached). The panel will be followed by a candlelight vigil to commemorate the campaign's Global Day of Action.

These events are free and open to the public.

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