Today, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the admirable Professor Mariz Tadros, Director of CREID, launched an important new initiative which deserves widespread support

Nov 25, 2020 | Uncategorized

Nadia Murad who suffered so grievously for her Yazidi faith

Today, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the admirable Professor Mariz Tadros, Director of CREID, launched an important new initiative which deserves widespread support

Today, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the admirable Professor Mariz Tadros, Director of CREID (, Coalition for Religious Equality and Inclusive Development) and the Institute of Development Studies launches their new collection of papers on religious inequalities and gender as part of CREID’s new Intersections Series. Read more about the policy recommendations arising from this research here.

https://www.ids.ac.uk/publications/violence-and-discrimination-against-women-of-religious-minority-backgrounds-in-pakistan/

The authors of the papers in this collection also held an important event today: In our own words: violence and discrimination against women of religious minority backgrounds in Pakistan , which drew together international experts, including the UN Special Rapporteur for Cultural Rights, Karima Bennoune.

Asia Bibi who suffered for her faith in Pakistan

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