Women’s Rights and AIDS Prevention in the Republic of Congo

A conversation with Sylvie Niombo

Thursday, November 01, 2012
336 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive

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Sylvie Niombo is Executive Director of a Congolese NGO, AZUR Développement, based in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo.  Cofounder of AZUR, Ms. Niombo spends much of her time building and strengthening partnerships between AZUR and other organizations, especially women’s organizations in the region. Among Azur’s many projects are Feminist Tech Exchanges—digital literacy and support workshops for women—and HIV/AIDS prevention and education.  Sylvie is also a member of APC Africa Women Network.

This event is co-sponsored by the Professional French Masters Program.