Women and the Nobel Prize

A panel of women from across Africa and the Middle East talked about their own experiences as women peacebuilders and freedom… read more

A panel of women from across Africa and the Middle East talked about their own experiences as women peacebuilders and freedom fighters.

Speakers: Lt. Gen. (Ret.) ORIT ADATO of Israel, former commissioner of the Israeli Prison Service; ZAYNAB EL SAWI from Sudan, coordinator of Sudanese Women Empowerment for Peace; SAMIRA HAMIDI of Afghanistan, director of the Afghan Women s Network; REBECCA JOSHUA OKWACI, a journalist by profession and the secretary general of Women Action for Development in Sudan, from South Sudan; RULA SALAMEH from Palestine, JustVision Education and Outreach Coordinator, Palestine, Budrus Producer; MOSSARAT QADEEM, Executive director of PAIMAN ( promise ) Alumni Trust, of Pakistan; moderated by Ambassador SWANEE HUNT, former ambassador to Austria, Eleanor Roosevelt Lecturer in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Women and the Nobel Prize

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Program ID:
303652-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Feb 20, 2012
Last Aired:
Jul 5, 2012

Airing Details

  • Feb 20, 2012 | 11:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • May 25, 2012 | 12:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 02, 2012 | 4:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 03, 2012 | 8:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2012 | 11:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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