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Montague Burton Lecture 2015 – Frances Guy

November 2, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Frances Guy is delivering the 2015 Montague Burton Lecture on “Serving women in Iraq and Syria: has UNSCR 1325 made a difference?”.

Frances Guy

Frances Guy is currently Head of Middle East Region at Christian Aid based in London. She recently served as Representative for UNWomen in Iraq from May 2012 to December 2014. Before that she had a long career in the British Diplomatic Service where she served as British Ambassador to Lebanon (2006 -2011) and to Yemen (2001 -2004) and had other posts in Sudan, Ethiopia and Thailand. She serves as a Trustee on a number of charities focussing on human rights and education in the Middle East and is President of the British Society for Middle East Studies (BRISMES).

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November 2, 2015
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Playfair Library Hall
Old College, South Bridge
Edinburgh, EH8 9YL United Kingdom
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