Islamic Relief Canada to host event for International Women’s Day in Vancouver

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Islamic Relief Canada to host event for International Women’s Day in Vancouver

Islamic Relief Canada (IRC) is organizing an event in honour of International Women’s Day in Surrey. The event is titled, “Resiliency of Muslim Women in the Age of Islamophobia” and it will be held on Sunday, March 1, 2020, beginning at 6 PM, at Aria Banquet and Convention Centre (12350 Pattullo Pl, Surrey, BC, V3V, 8C3). 

The panelists at this event will be Minister Maryam Monsef (Minister for Gender and Women’s Equality and Rural Economic Development), Karina Hayat (president and co-founder of Prizm Media), Tanweer Ebrahim (CEO of NISA Helpline), and Sumaiya Tufail (poet and activist).

Journalists are invited to attend and cover this event.

To arrange for interviews, pictures, or videos, please contact [email protected] or 647-200-4662.