Gender and Policy Forum: Ending Violence Against Women

Event time: 
Friday, May 5, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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This event will be held virtually via Zoom
Event description: 

Violence negatively affects women’s general well-being and prevents women from fully participating in society. Panelists will consider a new type of violence: online gender-based violence and will focus on the challenges in conceptualization and measurement. It will also consider ways to prevent and eliminate online harassment and violence.
• Tamara Martínez, Coordinator for Equality of Gender, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)
• Judith Mariscal Avilés and Silvana Leiva: Online Gender-Based violence in Latin America: Challenges in Conceptualization and Measurement
Policy makers:
• Silke Mayra Arndt, Public Defender, City of Buenos Aires
• Anielle Franco, Founder, Marielle Franco Institute