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International Humanism: An evening with leaders of the global movement

May 24 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

£20

Join fellow Humanist and secularist campaigners from all over the world for an engaging evening to discuss the global situation for the non-religious, and the lessons from Scotland.

This event is being organised by the Internaitonal Humanist and Ethical Union and the Humanist Society Scotland.

All money rasied from this event will help IHEU to continue to do it’s important work to protect and support Humanists at risk. By buying a ticket you are helping make a difference where it really matters.

Gulalai Ismail was accused of ‘blasphemy’ and threated with death for her human rights work. In an unprecedented move she brought a case against her persecutor for incitement to violence. Hear from her and other humanist leaders at this exclusive event!

This is a fantastic oppourtunity for humanists and secularists in Scotland to learn more about how their efforts are part of an exciting and growling global movement. Come along and listen to some of the experts and front-line campaigners who are leading the fight for a rational, ethical and enlightened world.

The event will be chaired by veteran politcal journalist and athor, Iain Macwhirter. The panel will include:

  • Andrew Copson, President of the International Humanist and Ethical Union
  • Gulalai Ismail, Founder of Pakistani-based girls right’s organisation Aware Girls

More exciting speakers to be announced!

All proceeds from this event will be used to fund IHEU’s important activties, advocating on behalf of humanists and the non-religious, protecting humanists at risk around the world, and supporting the growth and development of new humanist organisations.

Organizer

IHEU

Venue

Grassmarket Community Project
86 Candlemaker Row
Edinburgh, EH1 2QA United Kingdom
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