MALA Presents HE NAMED ME MALALA at Global Status of Women and Girls

The conference seeks not only to clarify key questions that must be asked in the vital area of public policy but also to unearth the forces that created these current dilemmas. Keynote speaker is Pulitzer-prize-winning journalist Sheryl Wu Dunn, with a screening of the film He Named Me Malala, an intimate portrait of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai.

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Roya Mahboob: The Changing Face of Technology

“I want the next generation of youth in Afghanistan to have better opportunities, have control over their lives.”

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Asmaa Elamrousy: Shine Bright With Kindness

“My bright fabrics and matching personality may cause outrage in some. However, I am unapologetic for who I was raised to be and who I am.”

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Fadiah Yahya: What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger

“One important lesson I will always carry with me is that we are all human, created equally.”

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Senna Ahmad: Nurturing a New Generation of Muslim Artists

“Many Muslim artists from my generation have had to figure everything out on their own, from talking to parents about career paths to finding financial security. Without guidance, it’s easy to get frustrated and give up.”

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Nationwide Screenings of HE NAMED ME MALALA

MALA launches nationwide screenings of groundbreaking documentary, “He Named Me Malala.”

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MALA Joins Together For Girls at the UN CSW 60th Session

MALA will join Together for Girls for The Every Hour Matters campaign at the 2016 Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) aim to increase awareness of the importance of rapid access to post-rape care and urge global, national, and community leaders to improve access to comprehensive services.

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2nd Screening of “He Named Me Malala” at Loyola University

Due to the high demand of this film, Loyola University’s Center for the Human Rights of Children will be hosting a second screening of the groundbreaking documentary, “He Named Me Malala” on March 28th, 2016.

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“He Named Me Malala” at UN CSW 60th Session

MALA, in collaboration with partners, will host a screening of “He Named Me Malala” at the UN 2016 Commission on the Status of Women, described in detail below, to reach distinct target audiences for the film’s campaign.

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Sana Mahmood: Initiating Change Through Global Connectivity

“I believe small but reachable initiatives can change the world. Having the intention is the start; talking about it among our peers is an intellectual exchange; and making it happen through your network is when dreams become reality and one gets to experience the power of change.”

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