Salma Zulfiqar is available to lead creative workshops. Book a workshop with Salma.
'Routes to Peace?' is an event in two parts; a conversation exploring research into the stories of people who have to leave their homeland in search of peace and safety, and a workshop that encourages the audience to explore these stories creatively.
a creative workshop to promote cultural connections between refugees and host communities, supported by UNHCR and taking place during the Venice Biennale 2019.
A special workshop to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.
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To celebrate the launch of a new Birmingham City Council book celebrating the inspiring stories of 30 Birmingham women, Birmingham City University hosted a special City Talks event featuring women included in the book.
Empowering communities, preventing hate crimes, preventing extremism and promoting integration
Salma Zulfiqar speaking at the opening panel session at Displaced in Media Conference at the BFI in London.
A special event was held as part of the Migration workshop in collaboration with the Ministry of Eduction and Culture in Kefalonia. To mark the International Day of Living Together in Peace on May 16, Ziauddin Yousafzai, Education Campaigner and father of Nobel Laureate and UN Ambassador of Peace Malala Yousafzai addressed audiences together with International Artist and Activist Salma Zulfiqar BEM.
Created by Refugee & Migrant Women with Salma Zulfiqar
Library of Birmingham - 8th March - 8th April 2018
Creative workshops with migrant and refugee women focussing on integration.
Yasmin Alibhai Brown, Journalist, Author and Anti-racism campaigner joined International Artist Salma Zulfiqar and women from The Oasis Foundry in Birmingham in February for a session of Creative Expressions by Women on the Move. Ms Alibhai Brown shared her stories on the challenges she and her family faced with regards to migration and integration. Together with the Artist, the women created an artwork showing their struggles of integration, as well as their hopes and dreams.
Salma Zulfiqar was invited to hold a Migration Debate at the House of Lords to mark International Migrants Day 2017. The event was chaired and sponsored by Lord Sheikh. As well as Salma Zulfiqar, panelists represented the United Nations Migration Agency, IOM, UNHCR, TELLMAMA and the BBC. Panelists spoke about issues related to the integration of migrants and refugees in order to influence policy making and engaged with the audience and Lord Sheikh on questions related to migration.
at the United Nations University of Peace, Costa Rica 21st and 22nd, November 2017
An art workshop to creatively explore issues of diversity and inclusiveness in Great Yarmouth. Led by artist and humanitarian activist Salma Zulfiqar, it is open for the entire family. This workshop is part of the ESRC Festival of Social Sciences event "Lessons of Diversity in Norfolk" at Time and Tide Museum of Great Yarmouth Life.
Keynote Speaker at Humanitarian Project launch event, American Business School, Paris, October 2017
Speaker at the closing plenary session on opportunities in the national conference for Muslim Artists, Birmingham University, UK
The state of Media Diversity today presented to students on the Masters Public Policy Programme - 2016
Guest speaker for International Women's Day at Science Po 2017. Reflecting on working for the United Nations as a Woman.
Guest Speaker for Students in schools across Birmingham since 2010, UK including, Small Heath School, Grace Academy & Handsworth Wood Girls Academy.
Guest Speaker at Le Movement, Student Group, Paris 2016