Assyriers praten in het EU parlement
On 29 September 2016, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) in collaboration with the Assyrian Women’s Federation of Sweden, held a conference entitled ‘Vulnerability and Empowerment of Women and Children in Armed Conflict‘ at the European Parliament in Brussels. The event was hosted by Kati Piri MEP (S&D, Netherlands) and also attended by Bodil Valero MEP (Greens, Sweden). The report contains the transcripts of all opening remarks and speeches delivered at the event.
The report contains transcripts of the speeches given at the conference, namely the instructive contributions by Kati Piri MEP (S&D), Nursel Awrohum (Assyrian Women’s Federation of Sweden), Johanna Green (Programme Manager at UNPO), Sabah Elia, (Women’s section of the Assyrian community in Södertälje, Sweden), Ms Februniye Akyol Akay (Midyat Syriac Culture Association, Assyrian Research Centre Association) and Attiya Gamri (PvdA Women’s Movement in The Netherlands)
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