Event Alert: UK/China – 'Uighurs: China 's forgotten Muslims' – An exhibition of photos by Per Engstrom 15 – 18 March, London, UK

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The exhibition aims at building public awareness for Uighurs and highlighting the injustices they suffer. Photographs on display are from the Swedish photographer's visits to the region.

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Islamic Human Rights Commission
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Event Alert: UK/China – 'Uighurs: China 's forgotten Muslims' – An exhibition of photos by Per Engstrom 15 – 18 March, London, UK

Uighurs: China 's forgotten Muslims – An exhibition of photos by Per Engstrom Organised by Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC).
Sponsored by: Federation of Students' Islamic Societies (FOSIS) and the UK Uighur Association (UUA)

The photo exhibition is aimed at building public awareness for this Chinese Muslim community as well as highlighting the injustices and human rights abuses they suffer. The photographs to be on display are from Swedish photographer Per Engstrom's recent visits to the region.

Admission is free. Groups welcome (please contact the Meherun@ihrc.org if you want a guide).

Venue: Abrar House, 45 Crawford Place, London, W1H 4LP
Launch date: London 15 - 18 March
Time: 10am – 7pm
Nearest Tube Station: Edgware Road (Bakerloo Line) and Marble Arch (Central Line)

Map
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For more information about the event, please contact the IHRC Events Officer on (+44) 7782 403002 (meherun@ihrc.org

To download a flyer, please click on http://www.ihrc.org.uk/file/Photoexhibition-v7WEBlowres.pdf


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