Women of South Asia

  • Starts: 6:00 pm on Tuesday, November 8, 2016
As part of Gender Advocacy and Progress (GAP) Week at Boston University, come join the BU Organization of Pakistani Students (OPS) along with the BU Bangladeshi Students' Association (BSA), Delta Phi Omega Sorority, Inc.- Boston University Colony (DPO) and Iota Nu Delta Fraternity, Inc. - Boston University (IND), as we come together to discuss inequalities women of South Asia face and women empowerment campaigns that are developing. Each group will have their own expert on the topic. This is a key issue, as 'promote gender equality and empower women' is one of the Millennium Development Goals, and is something that has recently seen attempts to fix this intensify in many parts of the developing world. There will also be a perfomace by BU Chaankar, the all female South-Asain fusion dance team!