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Addressing Gender-Based Violence and HIV in Burundi

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
Center for African Studies
Location
Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building, 707 S Mathews
Date
Oct 12, 2017   1:00 - 2:00 pm  
Speaker
Parfaite Ntahuba
Contact
Charlotte Green
E-Mail
charlotteg588@gmail.com
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Originating Calendar
Women's Resources Center

Parfaite Ntahuba will discuss a project that provides health services to women and their families who are affected by HIV/AIDS, as well as economic and social reintegration of women who have survived gender-based violence. 

Parfaite Ntahuba is a Quaker pastor and Director of Friends Women's Association (FWA) in Burundi. FWA is a grassroots organization founded by and for Burundian women to address their needs in a post-conflict environment. FWA operates several projects, including a health clinic for women and their families affected by HIV/AIDS and a program that helps women who have survived gender-based violence to reintegrate in their communities

Co-sponsored by the Department of Gender & Women's Studies and the Center for African Studies

For more information, please contact Charlotte Green, charlotteg588@gmail.com.

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