Man Who Mends Women - the wrath of Hippocrates, The
dinsdag 24 maart 2015 - 21:00
Foyer, Theater aan het Spui
Talk show about women's rights and reproductive and sexual rights. A number of gynaecologists and 'celebrities' in the field of women's rights will attend the festival, including Congolese Sacharov Prize laureate Dr. Dennis Mukwege (The Man Who Mends Women), Egyptian gynecologist/activist Nawal El Saadawi (The Free Voice of Egypt) and Dr. Rebecca Gomperts (Vessel) from Women on Waves. Led by Elisabeth van der Steenhoven (Director of the gender platform WO=MEN).
During the Female & Fair talk showthese renowned guests will discuss women's rights and reproductive and sexual rights.
Reproductive rights concern the basic rights of all couples and individuals to freely decide if and when they wish to have children and to have the information and means to make that choice. Every human being has the rights to make decisions concerning reproduction free from discrimination, coercion and violence.