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Town Hall Forum: Honey Thaljieh

May 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Honey Thaljieh is known internationally for promoting the role of sports in empowering women and girls in the Arab world and beyond. She is a co-founder of women’s football (soccer) in Palestine, and she served as the first captain of the Palestinian national football team.  Following her career in football, she joined FIFA, the International Federation of Association Football, where she leads its efforts to promote diversity, gender equality, integration, and peacemaking in sports. She has been recognized as a Champion for Peace by the organization Peace and Sport, and she serves as an ambassador for the sports organizations Save the Dream, Homeless World Cup, and Football for Peace. More

This forum is the kick-off event for the weekend-long festival, Windows into Palestine: windowsintopalestine.org

Details

Date:
May 17
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Westminster Town Hall Forum
Email:
smckenna@wpc-mpls.org
Website:
westminsterforum.org

Venue

Westminster Presbyterian
1200 Marquette Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403 United States
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Phone:
612-332-3421

Details

Date:
May 17
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

Westminster Town Hall Forum
Email:
smckenna@wpc-mpls.org
Website:
westminsterforum.org

Venue

Westminster Presbyterian
1200 Marquette Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
612-332-3421