#Women4Multilateralism is a project initiated by the Delegation of
the European Union and the Permanent Mission of Gabon in Geneva

#Women4Multilateralism is a project initiated by the Delegation of the European Union and the Permanent Mission of Gabon in Geneva

Nadia Murad

Iraq

Human rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize recipient

Nadia Murad is a leading advocate for survivors of genocide and sexual violence. Along with thousands of other Yazidi girls, Nadia was imprisoned by the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) and forced into sexual slavery. After escaping captivity, she has devoted her life to raising awareness on the need to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war.

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