Legal Empowerment Strategies to Advance the Health and Nutrition Rights of Women in South Asia

February 22, 2017, 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Furman Hall 118
245 Sullivan Street
New York, NY 10012

Please RSVP here and bring ID to access NYU building.
This event is free and open to the NYU Community.

Light food and drinks will be provided.


About the event

Join us for a talk with Sara Hossain, human rights lawyer and Executive Director of BLAST,  a leading legal aid organization in Bangladesh. Sara will be sharing BLAST’s groundbreaking efforts to advance women’s rights alongside Sukti Dhital, Deputy Director of the Bernstein Institute for Human Rights and Co-Founder of Nazdeek, a legal empowerment organization in India.

This event is co-sponsored by the Bernstein Institute for Human Rights, Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, and NYU’s Public Interest Law Center.