Justice for Widows in Conflict and After
The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict was held in London from 10-13 June 2014.
At the Summit, Widows for Peace through Democracy (WPD) hosted an event titled Justice for Widows in Conflict and After.
Our speakers discussed the status of conflict widows in their countries and what actions need to be taken to improve the situation. Speakers included (but were not limited to) :
- Mr Kulasegaram Geetharthanan, LLB(Hon), PG.Dip Legal Practice, Human Rights Lawyer, UK, Sri Lankan Human Rights
- Fehmije Luzha, Head of Psychosocial Counseling Department for Medika Gjakova in Kosovo
- Annie Matundu-Mbambi, President – WILPF/ Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Jihan Ibrahim, Kurdish Women of Rojava
Click here for their presentations.
Also see our video summary of our event.