Learning Network Forum: Gender-Based Violence Working in Context

Date: 
October 8, 2019 - 8:00am to 4:30pm
Online Event: 
No
Postal address: 
Crystal Ballroom, Lamplighter Inn
591 Wellington Rd. London
London, ON
Canada

Description:

Presenters in this Learning Network Forum will address both personal and structural aspects of gender-based violence work in a range of contexts, including working to protect children, covering gendered news stories, developing and using online platforms, and administering justice.

Learning Objectives

Participants at this Forum will be better able to:

  • Describe structural violence and its implications for gender-based violence work
  • Delineate how institutional racism and oppression amplifies experiences of abuse and compounds marginalization
  • Understand how various systems (e.g. child welfare, justice), policies, and media can constrain and/or empower individuals and communities
  • Identify pathways to allyship, agency, and systemic reform

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