Tag: Niousha Riahi

Canadian women’s empowerment in the workforce leads International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, the talk at Mandy’s Vieux Port, a well-known gourmet salad restaurant in Montreal, was all about women’s empowerment in the workforce. “We are facing the truth that women’s potential isn’t encouraged as it should be and we are living so many inequalities right here in our own country,” Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau told Global News Thursday morning. […]

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An Interview with Niousha Riahi, Global Legal Research Intern

Today’s interview is with Niousha Riahi, an intern with the Global Legal Research Center of the Law Library of Congress. Describe your background. I have just completed my L.L.B. degree at l’Université de Montréal.  I am passionate about human rights and am committed to volunteering and working for human rights causes. I therefore contributed to legal research projects for the Iranian Unicef office and […]

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