The Plight of Slavery in Mauritania – Film screening and Q&A
by The Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London
The plight of slavery in Mauritania: the victims’ struggle to access the most basic rights
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London and Minority Rights Group International present the documentary “Mauritanie: Esclaves et discriminées: l’émancipation des femmes Harratiennes”.
At this event, the documentary will be presented, followed by a panel discussion at which speakers will address the challenges of protecting victim’s rights, particularly women, in Mauritania today. We hope you will be able to join us.
Salimata Lam, National Coordinator at SOS Esclaves
Dr. Rosana Garciandia, Research Associate at King’s College London
Sarah Mathewson, Africa Programme Director at Anti-Slavery International
Jennifer Castello, Legal Officer at Minority Rights Group International
DATE AND TIME
When: 5pm – 7pm, Wednesday 1 August 2018
Where: SW.1.17 and SW1.18, Somerset House East Wing Strand, London, WC2R 2LS
Ph: Haratine woman, Mauritania