Lecture: Women Shaping Society

By Sr Salma Yaqoob

For women only

Monday, 9th November 2015 @ 10:00 amĀ 

Punchbowl Mosque
Level 1, 29 Arthur St, Punchbowl

Free event – all ladies welcome

Salma Yaqoob
imageSalma is a Community Engagement Manager at the Birmingham and Solihill Mental Health Trust. She is a psychotherapist having a degree in Human and Applied Psychology Bsc (Hons) and a Postgraduate Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy and Counselling. She was awarded an Honorary Doctorate this year by Birmingham City University in recognitionimage of her contribution to public life. Salma has been a community activist for several years and has been elected twice as a Birmingham city councillor with large majorities. She has campaigned on local issues, as well as national issues such as an alternative economic policy to austerity, and internationally has called consistently for peace, playing an active part in the anti-war movement. Salma has spoken at public events and rallies around the world and made a number of appearances on television programmes like BBC Question Time, Newsnight, and Channel 4′s 10 O’Clock Live. She is also a mum of three boys. Twitter: @SalmaYaqoob