Event: Film premiere ‘Life In The UK’ and Research Report publishing
Date: Tuesday, 17 May 2011
Time: 18:00 Hr.
Venue: House of Lords, St Stephene’s entrance, Westminster, London.
(RSVP by 12 May 11) see RSVP confirmation
On 17 May 2011, SYR will be hosting an event at the House of Lords to launch its film ‘Life in the UK’ and to present the research paper which it has commissioned on forced marriage. The event will be chaired by Lord Ahmed. In addition to the attendance of our many distinguished guests and volunteers, we are particularly honored to have in attendance Lord Husain, Lord Dubs, Dr. Nazia Khanum OBE, and Chaz Akoshile, incoming Joint Head of the government’s Forced Marriage Unit (FMU). In addition, Lord Sheikh, Rushanara Ali MP, Anas Sarwar MP and H. E / representative of Bangladesh, Pakistan, India and Canada are expected to attend.
* Please note that, due to the lack of space available SYR can only invite limited guests. Those of have received the official invitation by email/post please RSVP here and bring your proof of invitation along with ID on the event. Please allow up to 30 minutes to clear the security.