Front Line Defenders
The Annual Front Line Defenders Lecture 2017
Front Line Defenders, Trinity College Dublin and University College Dublin are delighted to be co-hosting Hauwa Ibrahim at this year’s Front Line Defenders Annual Lecture.
A well-respected lawyer and author, Hauwa is best known for her work using Sharia Law to defend women convicted unjustly under the Sharia legal system. In 2005, she was honoured with the European Parliament’s Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought. She has been a visiting professor in several countries and is currently teaching and conducting research at Harvard University.
Hauwa will speak at the Royal Irish Academy on 27 March at 6:30 PM.
On 7 February, Front Line Defenders will protest at the Sudanese embassy to Ireland, to mark two months since Dr. Mudawi Ibrahim Adam was arbitrarily detained by Sudanese authorities.
When: Tuesday 7 February, 4 pm
Where: Sudanese Embassy, 16 Herbert Street, Dublin