EVENT: Film screening in DC and NYC

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Subject: EVENT: Film screening in DC and NYC
From: Jyothi Kanics (jkanics@igc.apc.org)
Date: Fri Feb 12 1999 - 09:44:28 EST


Women In International Security would like to invite you to attend a
  reception, a discussion on the trafficking of women and girls, and
  the screening of an Emmy Award Wining Film "The Selling of
 Innocents" by Indian activist Ruchira Gupta. We will be in
Washington D.C. on March 2 with this event and at the United
Nations in New York on March 3. Feel free to spread the word
 about the screening to your friends and collegues.

Please RSVP by e-mail or fax at your earliest convenience. We
 look forward to seeing you in Washington or in New York!

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WOMEN IN INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
and
THE PRESIDENT'S INTERAGENCY COUNCIL ON WOMEN
invite you to a reception and screening of

"THE SELLING OF INNOCENTS"

RUCHIRA GUPTA's Emmy Award winning film
documenting
the trafficking of girls from Nepal to India.

Moderated by ANITA BOTTI, Deputy Director for
International Women's Issues for the President's
Interagency Council on Women and Senior Advisor
on Trafficking at the U.S. Department of State.

TUESDAY, MARCH 2nd
at
The Brookings Institution
Falk Auditorium
1775 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036

6:30-7:00 p.m. Reception
7:00-9:00 p.m. Screening and Discussion

RUCHIRA GUPTA won the Emmy Award for Outstanding
Investigative Reporting for this documentary
film
in 1997. She is currently working with UNAIDS in
Bangkok as a consultant on trafficking in South
and Southeast Asia.

This event is free and open to the public.
Seating
is limited, so please RSVP (acceptances only) as
soon
as possible, and no later than Friday, February
26, 1999
to Women In International Security, fax: (301)
403-8107,
e-mail: { HYPERLINK mailto:eloy@puafmail.umd.edu
}eloy@puafmail.umd.edu. If you have
questions,
please contact the WIIS Office at: (301) 405-
6547.

Name:

Title:

Organization:

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:

E-mail:

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WOMEN IN INTERNATIONAL SECURITY,
THE PRESIDENT'S INTERAGENCY COUNCIL ON WOMEN
and
THE GLOBAL FUND FOR WOMEN
invite you to a reception, panel discussion on
trafficking, and screening of

"THE SELLING OF INNOCENTS"

RUCHIRA GUPTA's Emmy Award winning film
documenting the trafficking of girls from Nepal
to India.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3rd
at
The United Nations
United Nations Secretariat Building,
south-end gate off 42nd Street & First Avenue
Dag Hammarskjold Library Auditorium
6:00-6:30 p.m. Reception
6:30-7:30 p.m. Screening
7:30-8:30 p.m. Panel Discussion

The Panel Discussion will feature:

RUCHIRA GUPTA, Emmy Award-winning filmmaker for
"The Selling of Innocents" and a consultant on
trafficking in South and Southeast Asia with
UNAIDS in Bangkok.

AMBASSADOR BETTY KING, U.S. Representative to
the United Nations Economic and Social Council
(ECOSOC).

THERESA LOAR, Director of the President's
Interagency Council on Women and the Senior
Coordinator for International Women's Issues at
the U.S. State Department.

AMBASSADOR NANCY RUBIN, U.S. Representative to
the United Nations Human Rights Commission.

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This event is free and open to the public.
Seating is limited, so please RSVP (acceptances
only) as soon as possible, and no later than
Wednesday, February 17th to Women In
International Security, fax: (301) 403-8107,
e-mail: eloy@puafmail.umd.edu.
PLEASE NOTE: For security purposes, your name
must appear here as it does on your ID. Please
arrive promptly at 6:00 p.m. and be prepared to
present your ID at the door. Only guests with
advanced reservations will be allowed entry. If
you have questions, please contact the WIIS
Office at: (301) 405-6547.

Name:

Title:

Organization:

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:

E-mail:


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