UN News Centre
Want to Participate?
Sign up for our newsletter for most recent news and events in middle east peacekeeping areas
777 United Nations Plaza, 7 H
New York City, NY 10017
Tel: +1 (973) 568-8384
Fax: +1 (646) 688-5582
The Role of Women in Creating a Counter-Balance to Extremism
February 2007 - It is important that women in Muslim and Middle Eastern countries use their life experiences, their knowledge and their involvement in society to show that extremism is a step backwards in terms of advancing peace between humankind. USFMEP President, Salwa Kader, hosted this important event to highlight the role that women can play in creating a counter-balance to extremism as members of civil society.