Feb 25th. 10:00am- 11:30am.
Freeman commons, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs
Please join the MEIG student group as we hold a session on: "Youth Movements in the Middle East...Why now and where are they leading to?"
The informal open discussion event will be led by a number of OUR VERY OWN meig members. The discussion leaders will be sharing their thoughts and answer questions with regards to the recent youth and popular movements in their respective countries:
* Basil Mahayni: Syria,
* Waleed Mahdi/ Amal Al-Hakimi: Yemen,
* Adel El-Huni: Libya,
* Sara J. Musaifer: Bahrain,
* Prof. Ragui Assaad: Egypt
Please RSVP to s.musaifer(at)gmail.com. We look forward to seeing you then~ Sara J. Musaifer
"Youth movements in the Middle East: Why now and where are they leading to?"
**The "Middle East Interest Group" (MEIG) is an informal networking group aiming to bring together Middle Eastern students at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs with others interested in the region, in attempt to have constructive discussions on topics of interest.
Sara J Musaifer
Masters of Public Policy Candidate '10
Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
International Student Ambassador,
International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)
Bahrain Institute for Political Development (BIPD)
West Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain