Ending Violence and Empowering Women in Pakistan & the Muslim World


The World Affairs Council presents Humaira Awais Shahid, Member of the Punjab Provincial Assembly, human rights activist, and journalist, for a conversation on the importance of combating violence against women in Pakistan and around the globe. As a practitioner, Ms. Shahid will also address empowerment of women in Pakistan and the relationship between gender and Islam. For more information, see: World Affairs Council-Seattle.

When: 7:00 p.m., on March 10th 2011
Where: UW, Kane Hall 110, Seattle
Cost: $10 WAC Members/Students; $15 Non-Members

Networking Reception
When: 6:00 p.m., March 10th 2011
Where: UW Women’s Center, Cunningham Hall, 4101 George Washington Lane, Seattle
Cost: $20 WAC Members/Students; $30 Non-Members