• Conference: Women, Peace & Security

Conference: Women, Peace & Security

14 August 2015 to 16 August 2015


The Iranian Women's Studies Foundation host their 26th conference, this year focused on Women, Peace and Security.

Subjects to be discussed by the speakers include: 

  • The role of women in the 8-year Iran-Iraq war
  • The role of technology in increasing levels of violence
  • The effects of war and Islamic fundamentalism in Afghanistan, Kobani and Eyzadi communities

Please note, some speakers will present in Farsi, others in English.

In addition to the discussions, there will be musical performances on Friday evening (Marjan Farsad Concert) and Saturday evening (Maryam Akhonry & Banu Group)

Venue: SOAS, University of London, WC1H 0XG

For more information, and to book tickets, please visit www.iwsf2015.org