Authors: Kathleen Rees and Mavudakhon Shirinova
ISBN: 978-0-9564021-0-3
Publication Date: 26 October 2009
Official Launch: 28 October 2009, London One Great George Street, London, 19:00pm at the "Pearl of the East - Women's Cultural and Bisiness Forum"
Language: Published in English and Russian
This book is the first edition of a story of two women leaders of the charities based in United Kingdom and Uzbekistan. Kathleen Rees is a Chief Executive of The Haven Wolverhampton, a women's refuges based in Wolverhampton, UK. Mavlyudakhon Shirinova is a Director of the Socio Economic Development Centre SABR in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, an NGO which supports the most vulnerable women and children in Samarkand Area. They worked together for over 12 years sharing knowledge and experience and supporting their charities through the most difficult times. The story is both personal and professional at the same time. It would be of interest to those who is involved in the charitable or women's sectors or who is generally interested in the Uzbek culture and traditions.
The book contains many photographs of Uzbekistan.
Launch of the book on 28/10/09 (Mavluydakhon Shirinova, Lord Frederick Ponsonby (Chair of the British Uzbek Society), Kathleen Rees)
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