30 May 2015
Bergen International Festival, Norway
Maryam Namazie will be contributing to a panel discussion at the Bergen International Festival, one of the largest music and theatre festivals in the Nordic countries on “Violence against women is the greatest human rights scandal of our times”. Other panellists are Film Director and Music producer Deeyah Khan, president of the International Religious Liberty Association andMember of the Nobel committee Gunnar Stålsett, general secretary of Amnesty International Norway John Peder Egenæs and Composer Cecilie Ore whose chamber opera Adam & Eve – a Divine Comedy criticizes ‘how the three monotheistic, patriarch religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam have promoted the acceptance of violence against women throughout history and are doing so still today.’ More details will follow.
19 March 2015
18:30 to 21:00 (GMT)
NE Humanists Event, Newcastle
Maryam Namazie will be speaking in Newcastle. More details here,
28 February 2015
Sheffield Freethought Convention, Sheffield
Amal Farah will speak at the Sheffield Freethought Convention organised by the University of Sheffield Atheist and Secular Society. More information is available here.
17-19 January 2015
12th Anniversary of Fadime Sahindal’s honour killing, Stockholm, Sweden
Maryam Namazie will take part in events commemorating the honour killing of Fadime Sahindal. She will speak at 17 January 2015 event from 14.30-17.00 in Berns Salongerand and also at an International Conference on Förstakammarsalen at the Swedish parliament in cooperation with FP and MP Robert Hannah on 19 January from 10.00-17.00 organised by Never forget Pela and Fadime National organisation- GAPF. For more detailed information please visit their website.