Daily Links - 6 October

6 October 2005

The fourth part of the Toolkit focuses on the importance of the presence of women in conflict prevention processes.
Global news:
"Breaking the silence" (Ed Vulliamy, Guardian UK, 05/10/05)
After an almost fatal beating by her husband, Saudi Arabian TV presenter Rania al-Baz dared publicly to challenge the culture of violence against women. She discusses her impact on a worldwide problem.

The arrest of the editor of Afghanistan's Hoqooq-i-Zan (Women's Rights) magazine dims hopes for democracy. (BBC, 04/10/05)
Gender at work - a new knowledge network for gender equality and institutional change.

Should we allow artificial intelligence to manage migration?

How is artificial intelligence being used in governing migration? What are the risks and opportunities that the emerging technology raises for both the state and the individual crossing a country’s borders?

Ryerson University’s Canada Excellence Research Chair in Migration and Integration and openDemocracy have teamed up to host this free live discussion on 15 April at 5pm UK time/12pm EDT.

Hear from:

Ana Beduschi Associate professor of law, University of Exeter

Hilary Evans Cameron Assistant professor, faculty of law, Ryerson University

Patrick McEvenue Senior director, Strategic Policy Branch, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Chair: Lucia Nalbandian Researcher, CERC Migration, Ryerson University

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