Cordially invites you, IGWS Sexual Harassment Forum

The American University in Cairo

Cynthia Nelson Institute for Gender

& Women’s Studies


Cordially invites you to the


IGWS Sexual Harassment Forum


Moderated by

Hind El-Hinnawy,

Graduate Student in Gender and Women’s Studies

& Riham Sheble,

Graduate Student in the Department of Arabic Studies



The West El Balad Events: An Eyewitness Account

Wael Abbas, Editor in Chief of Al-LiWa’ Al-Misri Online


Socio-economic Interpretations of the West el Balad Events

Dr. Galal Amin, Department of Economics, AUC


The State and Sexual Harassment

Dr. Mariz Tadros, Department of Political Science, AUC


Comparing Sexual Harassment Law: France, the US and Egypt

Dr. Amr Shalakany, Department of Law, AUC


The Politics of Protest

Rebecca Chiao, International Relations Officer,

Egyptian Center for Women’s Rights


These short presentations will be followed

by an open discussion.


Monday December 4, 2006

6-8 pm

Rare Books Library