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Muslim women's rights are human rights

Malaysian women from the advocacy group Sisters In Islam (SIS) protesting against polygamous marriages. Photo: SIS
Event date and time: 
Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 18:00 - 21:00

Ratna OsmanThe Umma Trust and the Pacific Media Centre warmly invite you to a public forum on “Muslim Women Rights is Human Rights”. Sisters in Islam is a Muslim Women's NGO in Malaysia committed to promoting an understanding of Islam that recognises the principles of justice, equality, freedom and dignity within a democratic nation. Acting executive director Ratna Osman studied at the International University of Islamabad, Pakistan, and graduated with LLB (Law and Shariah Law).

Presented by Ratna Osman, Acting Executive Director of Sisters in Islam, Malaysia.
Chaired by Dr Camille Nakhid, AUT University



When:  Thursday, 21 July, 2011
Where: Room WT 1004 (next door to the Pacific Media Centre), Level 10, AUT Tower, AUT University, corner of Rutland and Wakefield Street, Auckland.
Time:  6pm – 9pm
RSVP: by Monday 18 July, to 815 0153  or email:


Event flyer

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