Speaking Event: The Power and Promise of Women in Egypt: Rights, Roles, Revolution and Nonviolence

When & Where
First Congregational Church
900 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
October 20, 2013 - 7:00pm
Contact
rcnvinfo@gmail.com
831 423 1626


Featuring GIHAN ABOU ZEID

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.

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