G(irls)20 to join Int'l Women and Justice Summit
Farah Mohamed will speak about women's role in politics, civil society and decision-making mechanisms on the second day of the 2nd International Women and Justice Summit which will take place from Nov. 25-26 at WOW Istanbul Hotels & Convention Centers in Yeşilköy and be held by the Women and Democracy Association (KADEM).
The 2nd International Women and Justice Summit brings together female participants from around the world to discuss the problems women face. "Women in Peace Processes" and "Syrian Refugee Women and their Issues" will be the main focuses of the summit. There will be workshops on cultural codes and manhood, women and peace, domestic violence and female refugees from Syria.
The opening ceremony will be overseen by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Family and Social Policies Minister Fatma Betül Sayan-Kaya and U.N. Women Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia and Representative to Turkey Ingibjörg Solrun Gisladottir. KADEM President Sare Aydın said the summit aims to build a common, useful mindset to analyze the state of women's rights and the improving effects they have on Turkey and the world.