The Public Affairs section of the US Consulate General Lagos invites female lawyers to the 2018 Africa Film Festival featuring the screening of ‘Balancing the Scales’, a documentary film about women lawyers in the United States.
The film explores how discrimination affects women in the workplace and explains why promoting women to top positions is good for both society and for firm’s bottom lines.
The one hour film will be followed by a discussion led by practicing female lawyers.
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Time: 10am prompt to 12.30pm
Venue: Genesis Cinemas, Palms Shopping Mall, Lekki, Lagos.
Participation is free but participants should indicate interest in advance by contacting: firstname.lastname@example.org OR Aliyuis@state.gov