Prosecuting ISIS Crimes against Women and LGBTI Persons

Duration: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 -
15:00 to 17:00
Kind of WILPF Initiative/Event: 
WILPF/PeaceWomen events
Countries: 
Global

Madre, Sorensen Center for International Peace and Justice, OutRight Action International, IraQueer, NGO WG on Women, Peace and Security and Women's International League for Peace and Freedom are hosting a discussion entitled, "Prosecuting ISIS Crimes against Women and LGBTI Persons”.

 

A key note speaker:

Fatou Bensouda (Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court) will provide introductory remarks.

 

Other speakers include Patrizia Viseur-Sellers (Special Advisor to the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court), Yanar Mohammed, (Organization of Women’s Freedom in Iraq), Nahla Vajli (Executive Office of the UN Secretary-General), Madeleine Rees (Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom), Amir Ashour (IraQueer),  Yifat Susskind (Madre), Maria Sjodin (OutRight Action International), Lisa Davis (Madre), Camille Massey (Sorensen Center for International Peace and Justice).

To RSVP, please message alexandra.pollock@law.cuny.edu