Women, life, freedom! The uprising in Iran

Saturday, 5 November 2022 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Protesters hold a banner in the colours of the Iranian flag that stretches across the picture with the words 'Women, Life, freedom', in the background people are marching with placards.

A conversation with three Iranian women - Dr Negar Partow, Dr Hoda Afshar and Dr Forough Amin - about the “Women, Life, Freedom” movement in Iran and what this uprising means for the future of the country and the Middle East region.

The panel was hosted by the Middle East and Islamic Studies Aotearoa (MEISA) group and is moderated by Dr Pooneh Torabian from the University of Otago. You can watch the full recording here.

The image is by Taymaz Valley (https://www.flickr.com/photos/taymazvalley/52463477889) and used under Creative commons license.

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