The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) on March 22nd for an interactive panel, Economic Development through Gender Equality: Rights, Resources, and Voices.
In conjunction with the theme of UN CSW 61st Session, we aim to promote the principle that the protection of girls and women's human rights is fundamental to ensuring women's self-realization and full participation in society. A myriad of issues affect economic prosperity. MALA proposes a panel discussion that covers the following themes: Education; Investment in Diversity; Human Rights; and Eradication of Violence as core points to address the economic growth for women.
Rachel Steinberg (Director of Partnerships for UNICEF USA)
Gretel Truong (Film Campaign Manager for Malala Fund)
Dr. Sadaf Jaffer (Postdoctural Researcher at Princeton University)
Dr. Emad Rahim (Dean, Claremont Lincoln University)
Emil Aldaddah (Panel Moderator for MALA: Muslim American Leadership Alliance)
Event hosted by Naeem Uddin and Ahmed Flex Omar, Co-Founders for MALA: Muslim American Leadership Alliance.