Mon, Jan 19, 5:30-7 pm, in the
Ventura County Community Foundation
4001 Mission Oaks Blvd, in Camarillo
for a discussion with the following distinguished panelists fighting for women’s rights globally:
– Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro, CEO of Global Fund for Women, is a passionate advocate for women and girls’ health and human rights and social change. She is a speaker and author who serves on several international boards and working groups including the Aspen Leaders Council, the UN High Level Taskforce for Reproductive Health and the boards of CARE, IntraHealth and CHANGE.
– Yvette Kathurima is the Head of Advocacy at FEMNET, the African Women’s Development and Communication Network, a Pan-African membership- based organization working to advance women’s rights. Based in Nairobi, Kenya, FEMNET coordinates advocacy and communication activities that promote gender equality and social justice and works to build the women’s movement in Africa.
– Amina Doherty is a young Feminist Art Activist who sits on several international boards and whom singer Annie Lennox recognized in 2012 as a women’s rights champion for change.
Meet these women, learn about global issues and programs, and be inspired!
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