SAF to organize democratic forum [Archives:2004/790/Local News]

November 15 2004

The members of the Sisters Arab Forum for Human Rights are going to hold on Nov. 23 the 3rd Democratic Forum in Aden.
“Women and Politics: Problems and Solutions” will be held within the program of women political empowerment in Gulf and the Arab Peninsula. It is an extension of the first two forums held earlier in Sana'a.
The one-day forum will have three sessions a field survey on women and political participation in Yemen. It will also include ten papers on women's participation in political activities.
The forum is expected to give an integrated view of the obstacles to women's political participation and the measures to push them into this kind of work.
The forum is under the auspices of Aden Governor Dr. Yahya Al-Shu'aibi.