Ms Yara Bader, acting director of the Syrian Centre for Media and Freedom of Expression is today starting a national speaking tour in Ireland to highlight the critical situation for human rights defenders.
Tuesday, 26 November @ 3:00pm In association with the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Studies, Trinity College Dublin Where: Regent House, Main Archway, Front Square
Wednesday 27 November @ 6:00 pm In association with the UCC Centre for Global Development and the Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Rights, University College Cork Where: Room G10 in Civil Engineering Building
Thursday, 28 November @ 11:30 am In association with the Irish Centre for Human Rights, National University of Ireland, Galway Where: Irish Centre for Human Rights
The SCM has played a key role in reporting the daily developments in Syria since the start of the uprising in early 2011, in particular due to the very limited access given to international journalists.