Ms Gbowee’s leadership of the Women of Liberia Mass Action for Peace – which brought together Christian and Muslim women in a nonviolent movement that played a pivotal role in ending Liberia’s civil war in 2003 – a story chronicled in the award-winning documentary, Pray the Devil Back to Hell. 

This is a unique opportunity for UQ students, staff and alumni to hear how Ms Gbowee created a movement, helped to end a war, and rose to become an international leader and role model.

Register to participate in this exclusive event with Ms Gbowee, and to gain access to view the documentary Pray the Devil Back to Hell.

About Alumni events

Our events will take place online or in person. Keep an eye out below for our evolving list of virtual events that you can attend wherever you are in the world.  

The Alumni Relations & Engagement team coordinates a range of events locally and internationally. You can keep up to date with UQ alumni events in your area by updating your details.


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