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Burkini Ban: Veiling Prejudice and Fear in the Name of National Security?
September 24, 2016 @ 10:30 - 12:30
In conjunction with the launch of its online training course and training manual on freedom of religion, LB Training presents #UndiMsiaChats on Burkini Ban: Veiling Prejudice and Fear in the Name of National Security?
Moderated by Long Seh Lih (chief executive officer of MCCHR), the discussion panel features Firdaus Husni (Bar Council Human Rights Committee) and Fahri Azzat (Fahri & Co).
The panelists will unpack the issue of burkini ban in France and discuss national security and the state’s role, gender equality and non-discrimination, similar application in Malaysia, and more.
Admission is free and open to everyone. Lunch will be provided and online pre-registration is required: http://goo.gl/31Fteh.