DR Congo - The fighting women and the long road

Ge en gåva
Skapad av:
UF, FEMSAM and FEMJUR Uppsala
Samlar in till:
Kvinna till Kvinna's allmänna arbete

DR Congo - The fighting women and the long road

After gender disparity there must be gender equality, but not all roads are easy. The democratic republic of Congo has one of the harshest realities for women in the world, but the 22nd of February we want to talk about the women who fight against the oppression, for the rights of women.

The Association of Foreign affairs (UF) in Uppsala together with FEMSAM and FEMJUR will the 22nd of February host a Fundraiser for FemDefenders at Östgöta nation in Uppsala (Sweden).

The Fundraiser will focus on the efforts that are made to improve equality for the citizens of DR Congo. The evening will start of with a panel debate in the Grand Hall of Östgöta nation. The panelists will discuss questions such as; why we need to stop calling DR Congo the rape capital of the world, how transformations of norms can contribute to a more equal DR Congo and the importance of legislative work for equality. After the debate we will continue our evening in the bar of Östgöta nation while listening to live music that will be performed by the band “Mary and the Sour grapes”.

Where: Östgöta nation in Uppsala (Sweden)
When: The doors will open at 16:30, with the panel discussion starting at 17:00
The entrance fee is 35 kr, all winnings goes to FemDefenders.

For more information about the event check out at our facebook event “Gender Equality Month- Fundraiser for Femdefenders”. (https://www.facebook.com/events/187268105200502/) or write to us at aktivitet@ufuppsala.se

To enter the Fundraiser at Östgöta Nation in Uppsala you will need a nation card. Not a student in Uppsala? Send an email to aktivitet@ufuppsala.se

Welcome to join us as we raise money to make DR Congo a more equal country for everyone.

Senaste aktivitet

  • Dounya Belmhamdi Dounya Belmhamdi
    Stort tack till alla er som var med och bidrog till den här insamlingen! Tack vare er kan vi fortsätta att arbeta för att stärka kvinnor i krig och konfliktdrabbade områden.
  • Ulrika Lundin Glans Ulrika Lundin Glans Donerade 60 kr

  • Filip Hellgren Filip Hellgren Donerade 105 kr

  • Anonym användare Anonym användare Donerade 50 kr

  • Gabriella Linderoth Gabriella Linderoth Donerade 400 kr

  • Max Persson Max Persson Donerade 100 kr

  • Femsam Femsam Donerade 152 kr

  • Emma Aler Emma Aler Donerade 60 kr

  • Agnes Hermansson Agnes Hermansson Donerade 100 kr

  • Matilda  Turpini Matilda Turpini Donerade 50 kr

  • Pernilla  Östlund Pernilla Östlund Donerade 50 kr

  • Fanny Pettersson Fanny Pettersson Donerade 25 kr

    Lott

  • Charlotte  Barkelius Charlotte Barkelius Donerade 25 kr

  • Anonym användare Anonym användare Donerade 300 kr

    UF <3

  • Ronja Österud Ronja Österud Donerade 25 kr

  • Nova  Åkermark Nova Åkermark Donerade 75 kr

  • Ebba Holmström Ebba Holmström Donerade 100 kr

  • Rebecka  Renner Rebecka Renner Donerade 25 kr

  • Disa Wikström Disa Wikström Donerade 50 kr

  • Matilda Frisk Matilda Frisk Donerade 25 kr

  • Ulrika Lundin Glans Ulrika Lundin Glans Donerade 60 kr

  • Jk Jl Jk Jl Donerade 25 kr

  • Nova  Åkermark Nova Åkermark Donerade 300 kr

  • Carin Danielsson Näsdam Carin Danielsson Näsdam Donerade 100 kr