Tamer Abdel Hamid (Abu Dhabi)
Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Hollywood actress Aja Naomi King, Egyptian actress Mona Zaki and Saudi artist Aseel Omran .. 4 stars raised the slogan “Stop” against abuse of women, and sent messages of encouragement to women around the world to confront all methods of abuse forcefully, through the episode The stand-up discussion, which was held on Wednesday evening at the Dubai Millennium Theater as part of the Expo 2020 activities, lit a community presentation on women’s issues and empowerment, and focused on combating the types of abuse that women are exposed to around the world.
Expo 2020’s themes are not only limited to sustainability, mobility and opportunity, which are key pillars of the world’s future and key platforms for demonstrating human innovation, but also to inspire visitors to the mega international event to make a real effort to think and live differently. Expo 2020 opens the eyes of attendees and visitors to many important societal issues that have received a clear interaction. It was organized by “Royal Paris”, one of the partners of the largest international event, which was keen to gather a group of famous women from the Arab world and the world, to participate in the “Stand-Up” training, with the aim of encouraging women and men as well to stand up to some practices and abuses against women.
Education and awareness
During the panel discussion, which was presented by the journalist Nishan, the four stars sent messages to the world, emphasizing the right of women to defend themselves and to address the practices and abuses that women are subjected to in general, as well as educating and educating the public about the importance of supporting women in such circumstances.
Mona Zaki said: Today we are walking in the street without safety, and we are all afraid that abuse will come to us at any moment, to us, our friends or our daughters, so the “Stand Up” training, which I was honored to be a part of, is one of the humanitarian and educational awareness campaigns. The task, which teaches us how to act in such situations, and how to face our fears. It contributes to informing the other of how to address such situations if he witnesses a girl being abused, pointing out that she is always keen to educate and educate her daughter to preserve herself and how to act in such cases.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan expressed her happiness to be one of the stars of this purposeful campaign, and to stand on the stage of the Millennium Theater in Dubai, to emphasize the importance of the issue of abuse against women in all its forms, especially as she is always keen to raise this issue through her continuous conversations and some of her works. artistic.
Aseel Omran pointed out the importance of a woman being strong and defending herself in all circumstances, and she said: I learned a lot from my mother, who has a strong personality, and my father helped and supported her in this matter, pointing out that a woman should not put herself in a position of blame, in Any circumstance in which she was subjected to abuse, because the abuse here comes from a person who does not know the meaning of respect for the other. And she continued: “Stand-up” training is very important, because it teaches the other how to respect women, and teaches girls how to defend themselves, and to know the value of themselves in society.
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