This is session is part of the Webinar "Dialogue on Alternatives in the Time of Global Crises".

Dialogue 6: Covid 19 - Responses from the Kurdish Women’s Movement

with Dilar Dirik (Kurdistan)

In this sixth session, we will carry on a conversation about the perspectives, challenges and progress of the Kurdish Women’s Movement in the context of the global crisis and pandemic. The role of women, jineology and the struggle in Rojava as a source of inspiration for radical alternative processes on a global level.
  • Date: 26th June
  • Time: 13:30 (UTC/GMT)
  • Duration: 90 minutes


Dilar Dirik

Dilar Dirik is a political sociologist and an activist of the Kurdish Women’s Movement. She is a member of Cenî Kurdish Women's Office for Peace. Dilar is also a postdoctoral researcher at the Refugee Studies Centre at the University of Oxford.

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