Past Meetup

Film "Mrs Goundo's Daughter" (human rights, women's health, immigration, asylum)

Hosted by New Yorkers Against Religion-Based Bigotry

Public group

This Meetup is past

5 people went

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Details

The YWCA of Brooklyn and The Metro NY Chapter of the US National Committee for UN Women present a film screening of "Mrs. Goundo's Daughter" followed by discussion with film co-producer Sabrina Gordon Schmidt.

Checkin at 6p, Screening at 6:30p. Suggestion donation is $15 general, $10 members, $7 students. RSVP here: http://goundos-daughter.eventbrite.com/

Film Overview: Sensitive and moving, "Mrs. Goundo's Daughter" reveals how women are profoundly affected by the legal struggles surrounding immigration, as issues of asylum, international law and human rights collide with female genital cutting (FGC) and its devastating health consequences.