Egypt Solidarity workshop 24 May – timetable now online

egy_solidarity_workshop240514Revolution – Resistance – Repression
A workshop organised by Egypt Solidarity
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Saturday 24 May, Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS, Russell Square, London WC1H 0HG

12pm – 1.15pm:
Egypt from revolution to repression
Dr Maha Abdel-Rahman (University of Cambridge), Prof Gilbert Achcar (School of Oriental and African Studies)

1.15pm – 2pm: Lunch

2pm – 2.45pm:
Human rights and repression
Nicholas Piachaud (Amnesty International)

2.45pm – 3.30pm:
Universities and student strugglesLaunch of Egypt Solidarity briefing ‘Egyptian Universities on the frontline of protest
Prof Philip Marfleet (University of East London)

3.30pm – 4.15pm
Workers, trade unions and labour rights
Dr Anne Alexander (University of Cambridge)

4.15pm – 5pm:
Closing discussion and proposals on solidarity action