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Women's Forum 2013: Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

Event name: Women's Forum 2013: Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
Date: March 20, 2013
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Pickle Lounge, Colket Center
Sponsor: Half the Sky
Event Type: Speakers & Lectures
Description: Discover the landmark movement that is galvanizing people to fight for the end of oppression of women and girls worldwide. Hidden in the overlapping problems of sex trafficking and forced prostitution, gender-based violence, and maternal mortality is the single most vital opportunity of our time — and women are seizing it. From Somaliland to Cambodia to Afghanistan, women's oppression is being confronted head on and real, meaningful solutions are being fashioned. Change is happening, and it’s happening now. Learn more about Roanoke College’s Half the Sky initiatives.
Contact: Emily Gould
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