Free and fair elections – Promoting women’s candidacy
Date: Tuesday, 27 February 2018, 6:00 PM to 8:00 pm
Venue: Aaliya’s Books Cafe
With the participation of:
H.E. Mr. Jean Oghassabian – Minister of State for Women’s Affairs
Ms. Joelle Abou Farhat Rizkallah- Co-founder, Women in Front
Citizen Circle by Fondation Diane presents the 8th Citizen Café titled: FREE AND FAIR ELECTIONS – PROMOTING WOMEN’S CANDIDACY
Only 3% of the parliament seats in Lebanon are occupied by women. There is no democracy without free & fair elections. Free in your rights to vote and run for elections. Fair when elections promote both men and women equally. This Citizen Café event is about empowering women for stronger political participation!
Debate, discuss and most importantly understand your civic rights and duties as citizens during elections.