We are excited to invite you to a PAWA special event with BBC news presenter and PAWA supporter Mishal Husain at Asia House on Saturday 15 September 2018, 11am to 12pm.

Renowned BBC presenter Mishal Husain will be sharing insights from her timely new book, “The
Skills: From First Job to Dream Job – What Every Woman Needs to Know”, at a joint PAWA-Asia
House event during the Asia House Bagri Foundation Literature Festival, 2018.

Mishal Husain

Mishal has been a PAWA supporter since we first launched almost ten years ago. She chaired an early PAWA Word event and is also the narrator on our PAWA Film.

Mishal Husain has been a presenter on Newsnight and was among the on air hosts on the BBC covering the 2012 Olympics. She has reported on the ground from around the world during history-making world events including the Cairo revolution.

She has also made documentaries and been a judge for the Orange Prize for New Writers. Prince Harry and Megan Markle handpicked Mishal to conduct their first joint TV interview. According to The Times, Mishal is one of the five most influential Muslim women in the UK.

Join us at this special event at Asia House on Saturday 15 September 2018, 11am to 12pm – details below. Come before the event for coffee and mingling at 10am

Mishal Husain will be signing copies of her book after the talk.

Come to the Mishal Husain Special Event

Tickets are only available in advance by email  to bookings@pawa-london.org

• Free for PAWA Friends and Benefactors
• £10 for non PAWA (the ticket price is a donation to support girls’ education in Asia)

We regret that there will be no tickets on the door – so  make sure you reserve your place now by email to bookings@pawa-london.org

Date and time:
Saturday 15 September 2018
10am – Join us for coffee
11am to 12pm – Mishal Husain in Conversation

Asia House, 63 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP

Find out more about PAWA

PAWA raises funds to support girls’ education in Asia.

You can find out more about at our What We Do page.

Join PAWA to enjoy similar inspiring and stimulating talks as well as a range of music, arts and active events while raising funds for girls’ education across Asia. Go the Get Involved page at the PAWA website.


This event is presented by PAWA in assocation with:

Asia House logo  Bagri Foundation logo



Photo: thanks to Mishal Husain

PAWA Magazine, is the online magazine of PAWA, the Pan Asian Women’s Association. The magazine shares news and stories of PAWA People and Projects supporting girls’ education across Asia.



In Conversation with BBC presenter Mishal Husain ¦ PAWA Event at Asia House Bagri Foundation Literature Festival
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