Women, Terrorism and Media in the Middle East: the Kurdistan Example

Nazand Begikhani (Keynote/plenary speaker)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Description

Through their ongoing resistance and fight against ISIS jihadists, women in Kurdistan have emerged as the main actors and symbols of combat against the most notorious terrorist group in recent human history. Women’s mobilization on the battlefield is complicated by and connected to their struggle at home and inside their communities in the face of patriarchy and structural violence
Period22 Nov 2015
Event typeConference
LocationErbil, Iraq

Keywords

  • Women, terrorism and the Middle East