International Women’s Day
March 5, 2012 12:00 PM–2:00 PM
Irwin Hall Auditorium, Beirut campus
The Institute for Women’s Studies in the Arab World at LAU will mark International Women’s Day with a discussion of the "Challenges ahead: women, activism, social media and the Arab Spring."
A brief documentary film will be presented by journalist Alia Ibrahim, after which the following experts will relate their experiences of the "Arab Spring" and answer questions from the audience:
- Asmaa Mahfouz, Egypt
- Hanaa Al-Sayaghi, Yemen
- Mona El Tahawi, Egypt
- Fatma Riahi, Tunisia
The discussion will be moderated by journalist and author Diana Moukalled.
All are welcome.