Screening of "Not My Life" TONIGHT
From: Shield, Emily (eshieldcambridgema.gov)
Date: Mon, 4 Mar 2013 07:03:36 -0800 (PST)

 

 

Celebrate International Women's Day 2013 with Women's Forum @ UNA-GB!

Featuring the film

"

Not My Life"

  

TOMORROW!

Monday, March 4, 2013

Reception at 5:00 PM

Film Screening at 6:00 PM 

Panel to follow

MCLE, 10 Winter Place, Boston MA 02108

Register here!

 

This film depicts the "horrifying and dangerous practices of human trafficking and modern slavery on a global scale...and features dignified and inspiring testimony from survivors".

 

Panel Discussion

Siddharth Kara

Fellow with the Carr Center Program on Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery, Harvard Kennedy School and Fellow on Forced Labor, RXB Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health

 

Devin Rebello

 Representative of Demand Abolition, an organization committed to eradicating the illegal commercial sex industry in the US and the world

 

Mireille (Mickey) Aramati, MPH

Assistant Professor of Global Health, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine 

Special thanks to our co-sponsors!

 

Abolition InternationalAfrican Community Health Initiative - The African Council - Africans Universe - Amirah - Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Councillor At-LargeThe Boston Network for International Development - Boston Women's Fund - Boston Women's Network - Brazilian Women's Group - The Cambridge Women's Commission - The Center for Women's Health and Human Rights at Suffolk University - Centro PresenteThe Consortium on Gender, Security and Human Rights - Department of Public Health & Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine -  boston GLOW  - Hostelling International Boston - Jane Doe Inc.Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic ViolenceRed Thread Foundation for Women -  Shalupe Foundation - US Fund for UNICEF  - Women Innovating the Third Sector - Wonder Women of Boston - WorldBoston - Young Professionals Network of the Urban League of Eastern MA

 

 

Can't make it tomorrow? Check out these other amazing events happening this week!!

 

Join Jane Doe Inc. for their 6th Annual 

Massachusetts White Ribbon Day

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Governor's Proclamation Event

1:00 PM: State House, Gardner Auditorium

Boston, MA

 

JDI's Massachusetts White Ribbon Day calls on men and boys to help prevent violence against women by redefining manhood and masculinity. This annual campaign focuses on mentorship, youth, fatherhood, and prevention.

 

More information available here.

 

16th Annual International Women's Day Breakfast

Women & Hunger: Putting Food on the Table

Friday, March 8, 2013

7:30 AM: Simmons College 

Linda K. Paresky Conference Center

300 The Fenway, Boston, MA

 

Join for an engaging and informative discussion on the issue of women and hunger. Panelists will be Randy Albeda, Professor of Economics at UMASS-Boston; Elaine DeRosa, Executive Director of Cambridge Economic Opportunity Committee, Inc.; and Ellen Parker, Executive Director of Project Bread. 

 

To register for this event, click here.

 

 

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