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Women & Peace in the era of COVID-19

Sat. Sep. 5, 2020

The Manitoba Women for Women of South Sudan (W4WSS) welcomes you to their upcoming event "Women and Peace in the Era of COVID-19" that will be held online on Saturday, September 26, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM.

Guest speakers, partners in South Sudan and community members will be joining in a discussion about gender equality, gender-based violence, community peacebuilding & strategies, W4W’s COVID-19 Response Project and long-term economic sustainability for women in rural South Sudan. Following the four distinguished speakers, there will be breakout sessions where attendees are encouraged to reflect on discussion based questions, peace, global citizenship, and women’s issues.

Everybody is welcome to attend this event. It is free of admission, but everyone is encouraged to donate. All the proceeds from this event are funding W4W’s COVID-19 Response Project in South Sudan to raise awareness around the impacts of COVID-19 within 6 different locations around Rumbek, Lakes State, Wau, Juba and Western Bahr El Ghazal in South Sudan.

Date & Time:  Sat, September 26, 2020 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM CDT
Location:  Online Zoom Event
RSVP to MW4WSS Facebook page
Donate to: https://www.caissedebienfaisancecn.com/en/events/covid-19-response-project-in-south-sudan-


"Dear fellow Manitobans and South Sudanese friends and family,

Welcome to Manitoba Women for Women of South Sudan’s upcoming fundraiser: Women and Peace in the Era of Covid-19! We are excited to invite two guest speakers, our partners in South Sudan and community members like you to join us in a discussion about gender equality, gender-based violence and community peacebuilding and strategies. Following the speakers, there will be breakout sessions where attendees are encouraged to reflect on discussion based questions, peace, global citizenship, and women’s issues." Read more

Elizabeth Aluk Andrea
women4womenss@gmail.com | 330 St Mary avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3C 3Z5