Women's Aid UN Day Opposing Violence Against Women Seminar 2020

Posted on November 08, 2020 at 11:56 PM

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25th November 2020 11am - 1pm.

Please join us for the launch of a new Women’s Aid Report on intimate relationship abuse, including online abuse, of young people (18-25) in Ireland.

This seminar will explore the main findings of the prevalence, nature and impact of intimate relationship abuse against young people (aged 18-25), including online abuse, and launch a new Too Into You public awareness campaign..

Address by President Michael D. Higgins.

Speakers include:
• Sarah Benson, Chief Executive, Women’s Aid.
• Helen McEntee, T.D., Minister for Justice and Equality.
• Senator Ivana Bacik, LLB, LLM (Lond), BL, FTCD, Reid Professor of Criminal Law, Criminology and Penology at Trinity College Dublin.
• Professor Clare McGlynn, Professor of Law at Durham University with particular expertise in the legal regulation of pornography, image-based sexual abuse and sexual violence.
• Clare Austick, Vice-President for Welfare, Union of Students of Ireland.

This event will be chaired by Dearbhail McDonald, journalist, author and broadcaster and is free of charge.

ISL interpretation will be provided.

Register online at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Fp5wL8CyTPehYltHZEteuQ 

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