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#MMN meetup: Women and Migration

The Migrant Media Network is hosting a meetup on the 24. November 2021 from 18-20hrs, CET that focuses on the experiences of African diaspora communities in Germany. 

This meetup will focus on women and migration, specifically on how to create safe spaces for migrant women. The meetup will take place at the r0g_agency office, Knobelsdorffstr.22, in Berlin-Charlottenburg. 

The event will feature talks by Jennifer Kamau, co-founder of International Women* Space and Isatou Barry, an activist fighting against the practice of Female Genital Mutilation. 

To join us, please send us an email at info@migrantmedia.network or message us via Instagram or FB. Registration is open until Monday, November 15th. The meetup is open to anyone interested in the topic; you do not need to be a member of a diaspora community to attend. 

2G rules will apply: you must either be fully vaccinated against covid-19 or have proof of recovery to attend. 

We look forward to meeting you!

Event Link : https://migrantmedia.network/event/creating-safe-spaces-for-migrant-women/

Events

#MMN Diaspora Moderated Workshop with Local Coordinator

 

 

 

On the 16th of November, 2021,  Korsah Emmanuel and Diaspora Mentor Steve visited the Techiman Senior High school which is located in the Techiman on exactly 7:30am in the morning before the Junior high school pupils started their (BECE). They had a fruitful discussion with the student by given them reliable information on migration context and irregular migration especially the consequences of it. We later enlightened them on how to plan before traveling and making relevant decisions before traveling. Questions and answers were thrown to my mentor Steve and he gave them accurate and understanding answers

Women Leaders_Diaspora Stammtisch_NBR

Karamo Conteh’s second Stammtisch will be with 20 Women Leaders from Suwareh Kunda in North Bank Region.

The goal is to inform and advocate for safer migration options and emphasis the importance of smart migration. Talking as a student discussing how different life is for students in regards to others that use irregular migration. Also human trafficking and women in Migration will be an importnat topic. He will share his experiences with the women in order for them to discourage their children to migrate irregularly.

88.8FM Diaspora Mentor_Radio Program_LRR

Seedy Saidykhan, a Gambian living in German who was trained during the #MMN Diaspora ToT in August 2021 will talk on Soma community radio 88.8FM, together with the #MMN Lower River Region Local Coordinator Serrey Sanned, to the people of teh Lower River Region about his experinces as migrant, migration issues and challanges of irregular migration. Tune in.