Marie Therese El Mir

Position: 
Chair of Financial
Country: 
Lebanon

Marie Therese El Mir is a Lebaneese/Canadian feminist. She has been a member in The Lebanese Women Democratic Gathering since 1984 and become the head of administration and finance in 2009. The Lebanese Democratic Women’s Gathering is a secular non-governmental women organization which works with the democratic forces and represents a part of the advocacy secular democratic women’s movement, on the basis of international pacts and treaties, as well as the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Universal Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women, in order to promote women’s status and participation and empower them, aiming at achieving full equality between both sexes. She holds a diploma degree in Banking from Saint Joseph University.