• Moviescreening: Fight or Flight - Human rights defenders in Iraq
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    Activity Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 16:00 UTC
    Duration: 60 min
    Brief Description:

    Kamaran, Jazmine and Ali are three young Iraqi human rights defenders. Some have been forced to flee. Others continue to
    live in Iraq under threat. All have risked their lives and those of their loved ones to peacefully defend human rights in Iraq.

    "Fight or flight: Human rights defenders in Iraq” mixes collective moments of activism with fragments of their private
    lives. The documentary will tell about the struggles, challenges, hopes and fears of those who defend the right to
    water, freedom of expression, women and civil rights in a wartorn country like Iraq.

    The movie lasts for 28 minutes. After the screening we will try to set up a digital Q&A with one of the directors Sara Manisera.

    Language(s) of the Activity: English, Other/s
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    The meeting is scheduled 4PM UTC. This is 11AM local mexican time.

    Thematic space(s) of the activity: 5. Defense of Life, Environment and Territories, 6. Democracy, Political Participation, Building Critical Global Citizenships, and Autonomy
    Modality: Presence-based Activity (100% presential)