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Women’s Rights Week
March 4, 2019 @ 9:00 am - March 9, 2019 @ 5:00 pmFree
A week dedicated to women and women’s rights in Myanmar: art exhibition, documentary and film screenings, debates, theatre performances.
MONDAY 4 MARCH | 5 PM @ HOTEL G
G-Talk: #Ask for Zarni
For the second edition of its G-TALK, Hotel G is glad to welcome at its restaurant Babett #Ask For Zarni, a campaign fighting sexual harassment in Yangon nightlife.
Free event upon registration
MARCH 5 TO 12 @ FRENCH INSTITUTE
Chuu Wai Nyein’s “Women, We men” exhibition
Young Myanmar artist Chuu Wai Nyein invites you to discover her latest work about women empowerment in Myanmar.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/292667298095740/
TUESDAY 5 MARCH | 6.30 PM @ FRENCH INSTITUTE
Women & Peace in Myanmar: Documentary screenings and debates
Discover a series of compelling documentaries about women living in conflict zones followed by a panel discussion.
Opening performance by Ma Ei
Documentaries from Yangon Film School and
Women’s League of Burma
Debate in Myanmar language interpreted in English
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/284002255855700/
THURSDAY 7 & FRIDAY 8 MARCH | 6 PM @ FRENCH INSTITUTE
The Vagina Monologues
The Vagina Monologues is a ground-breaking play consisting of short stories that tell empowering, humorous, confronting, and heart-breaking experiences about women and their vaginas.
7 March: in English
8 March: in Burmese
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/356240435230907/
Ticket: 10,000 MMK | 1,500 MMK for Locals
All profits will be donated to the Karen Women’s Organisation.
SATURDAY 9 MARCH | 6:30 PM @ FRENCH INSTITUTE
Outdoor cinema: Number One
A French film about the challenges women face in their professional lives.
Film in French with English subtitles.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/648372578930483/