Annual General Meeting
Relationships Australia Canberra & Region
Relationships Australia Canberra & Region invite you to our 52nd Annual General Meeting
Monday 24 October 2016
15 Napier Close, Deakin
Guest speaker- Tahmina Rashid, PhD
“Social Construction of Gender and Identity among the South Asian Diaspora in Australia”
Dr Rashid is an Associate Professor of International Studies, Faculty of Arts & Design, University of Canberra. She has a PhD and MA from the University of Melbourne; and a Master’s degree in Political Science from University of the Punjab, Pakistan.
Dr Rashid has worked with UN Women, UNESCO, GRM and Scopeglobal as international consultant. Her academic interests include, Religious Extremism and Politics of Migration, Identity and Citizenship; Feminist movements in South Asia; sustainable development & human rights; Micro-credit and women’s empowerment; Conflict and Post-Conflict Humanitarian Assistance.
RSVP by Monday 17 October Light refreshments will be served after the meeting.
About Relationships Australia Canberra & Region
Relationships Australia Canberra & Region is an independent, not-for-profit organisation that is part of the national Relationships Australia federated network. For the last 52 years we have been providing a wide range of relationship support services to people in the ACT, Riverina Murray and Southern NSW, including counselling, mediation and family dispute resolution, trauma counselling and support services, domestic and family violence services and specialist education programs.