Point of View (POV) Breakfasts

The Family of Woman Film Festival presented its inaugural Point of View (POV) Breakfast sessions in 2015.  This feature was created to give donors of $500 and above an opportunity to engage in informal conversations with unique leaders, who are making a difference in the lives of women and girls around the world.

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Thursday, March 1

8:00 AM, Knob Hill Inn

(program begins promptly at 8:30 AM)

Dr. Henia Dakkak is the Senior Advisor at the Humanitarian and Fragile Contexts Branch of the Programme Division of UNFPA – the United Nations agency for reproductive health and rights. With over 30 years of extensive humanitarian and development experience, she will speak on the growing need for the work done by UNFPA’s Humanitarian Support activitiesIn 2017, UNFPA supported 16 million people affected by crides, most of whom were women and adolescent girls. To learn more about the work of UNFPA, visit www.unfpa.org

Friday, March 2

8:00 AM, Knob Hill Inn

(program begins promptly at 8:30 AM)

Susan Sygall is a MacArthur Fellow and expert in the area of international development, educational exchange and leadership programs for persons with disabilities. She is the CEO and Founder of Mobility International USA (MIUSA), whose mission is to empower people with disabilities around the world to achieve their human rights through international exchange and international development. Since its founding in 1981, MIUSA has built an extensive network of over 2,300 alumni from over 135 countries. To learn more, visit www.miusa.org