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A day of exploration and discussion of violence against women and girls:
2-7pm 26 November at the Welsh Congregational Chapel in Borough, Southwark.
Includes UN Women to discuss UNiTE ethos
Female Genital Mutilation by FORWARD
Forced Marriage by the Forced Marriage Unit and Faces in Focus Young Women's Group
Honour Based Violence by the Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women's Organisation
Latin American Women by Latin American Women's Rights Service
Followed by Q&A and debate on violence and the various issues discussed.
If you are experiencing any of the above, are concerned about someone who is, are a professional and want to learn more or are interested in learning more - please come. There will be many information stalls from organisations and a pack with helpful information.
Refreshments served all day and a buffet.
This is a free event with no booking required.
2:30 Sardia Joseph from Solace Women's Aid
2:35 Mayor Councillor Althea Smith
2:40 Alice Fookes from UN Women
3pm Councillor Richard Livingstone
3:50 Forced Marriage Film by Faces in Focus/Forced Marriage Unit
4:10 Gona Saed from the Kurdish and Middle Eastern Women’s Organisation
4:30 Break for Buffet
5:30 Carolina Gottardo from Latin American Women's Rights Service
5:50 Introduction from the panel:
Gona Saed from KMEWO
Ntokozo from Bede House
Carolina Gottardo from Latin American Women’s Rights Service
Dave Yarrangton, Detective Superintendent of Southwark's police CSU
Ahlam Akram British Arabs Support Integration, Recognition and Awareness
Eva Gomez Reducing Offending Manager
Tanya Barrow Community Safety Partnership Service Business Unit Manager
6pm Debate on violence against women and girls
|Date:||26 November 2012|
|Action Type:||Awareness Raising|