Talk by Abolish 153 Founder member Sundus Hamza
October 23 – November 17, 2017
Abolish 153 participated in NATO Parliamentary Assembly
Abolish 153 was invited to present on our role within Kuwait’s civil society and in promoting women’s rights to a group of NATO Parliamentary Assembly with the kind invitation of the Italian Embassy in Kuwait.
دعت السفارة الإيطالية حملة الغاء المادة ١٥٣ للتحدث حول الدور التي تلعبه في مساندة المجتمع المدني الكويتي ودعم حقوق المرأة الكويتية أمام مجموعة من نواب المجلس النيابي لحلف الناتو.
November 13, 2017
LSE Press Conference Dispelling Stereotypes: Women’s Rights in the Gulf States
Lulu Al Sabah, Abolish 153 Founding member, speaking on the history of the Abolish 153 campaign and the important milestones. Reviewing the results of the Abolish 153 survey on attitudes to violent legislation.
March 22, 2017
37 attendees from 12 different civil society organisations; academics, advocates, doctors, lawyers, social workers and therapists coming together for the first certified gender-based violence training in Kuwait.
April 16, 2016
ABOLISH Article 153 Group participated in UN Women for Peace March in March in New York
March 5, 2016
ABOLISH Article 153 Group had a lunch with His Excellency the US Ambassador Douglas Siliman & his wife Catherine.
January 24, 2016
Alrai Newspaper: Abolish 153 campaign featured as the campaign fostering positive change
March 26, 2018
Abolish 153 co-founder Dr. Alanoud Al Sharekh receives the French National Order of Merit for her work on women’s rights and human rights in the region.
فرنسا تقلد د.العنود الشارخ احدى عضوات حملة إلغاء المادة ١٥٣ وسام الاستحقاق بمرتبة فارس لمساهمتها البحثية في حقوق المرأة وحقوق الانسان