Margaret Owen

Director of Widows for Peace through Democracy (WPD)

Margaret Owen is a Barrister specialising in human rights,  with a particular focus on the needs and rights of widows and wives of the disappeared especially in conflict afflicted Countries.  She is Director of Widows for Peace through Democracy (WPD) , a Founder member of GAPs-UK and a Patron of Peace in Kurdistan. She is also a member of the UK CSW Alliance and regularly participates at the annual UN CSW in New York. She has recently returned from her second visit to Rojava, the democratic administration of Syrian Kurdistan