18: 30- 19:00 Greetings: Charoula Giassirani, Executive Counselor for Lifelong Learning in the South Aegean Periphery, President of KEK Gennimata

Prof. Aikaterini Frantzi, President of the Department of Mediterranean Studies

19: 00-20: 30

“Gender and critical theories of international relations”, Charalambos Tsardanidis, Professor of the University of the Aegean

“Islamism, Globalization and the Role of Women” Rosa Vassilaki, ELIAMEP Researcher

“Women in the Armed Conflict in Syria” Dr. Stamatia Volou

The discussion will be coordinated by Ms. Elena Janniki, Lawyer, Specialist in European Law, Associate of the Research Unit for European and International Policy / Department of Mediterranean Studies, University of the Aegean