ENGAGING YOUNG MEN IN COMBATING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
MONDAY 10th MARCH 2008, 10 am – 16.30pm
Human Rights Action Centre, Amnesty UK, 17-25 New Inn Yard, London, EC2A 3EA
The White Ribbon Campaign UK is proud to announce an upcoming conference – Engaging Young Men in Combating Violence against Women.
Confirmed Speakers include Johan Jensen – Education Officer at Stonewall, Sandy Bowden – Children’s Services Practitioner at the NSPCC and Sandra Paton of South Ayrshire Women’s Aid.
This conference takes as its focus, sharing best practice on:
- Direct engagement activities with young men that challenge stereotypes about violence, sexism, homophobia, images and roles within masculinities;
- Participatory activities that increase awareness and skills around violence against women, sexual health and relationships,
- Awareness-raising and educational-based activities that encourage reflection and discussion, leading to personal and collective action.
How to book your place and for more information about the day