White Ribbon UK Conference – London, 10th March 2008

ENGAGING YOUNG MEN IN COMBATING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

DAY CONFERENCE:
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

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