Equality & Inclusion: Removing Barriers Conference

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Queen Anne Suite, The Guildhall

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Kingston upon Thames

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Royal Borough of Kingston invites you to their annual 16 days of activism conference.

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The Domestic and Sexual Violence Prevention Partnership, as part of the 16 days of activism, would like you to participate in our annual Equality & Inclusion conference on the 28th of November 2019.

We have a morning of exciting keynote addresses from experts on the impacts and barriers faced by 'hidden victim survivors' of domestic and sexual abuse.

Themes and the respective keynote speakers for the morning session are:

1) Introduction & Local Response - Chief Superintendent Sally Benatar, the BCU Commander for South West London

2) Survivors of Honour-Based Violence - Polly Harrar, CEO, The Sharan Project

3) LGBT+ Survivors - Peter Kelley, Head of DA Services & Deputy CEO, Galop LGBT+ Anti-Violence Charity

4) Elderly Victim Survivors (includes adult child to parent violence) - Thien Trang Nguyen-Phan, CJ Project Officer at Standing Together Against Domestic Violence & Doctoral Researcher.

The morning is open to all professionals, followed by lunch and networking opportunities. The afternoon is dedicated to all practitioners to part take in a focused workshop lead by our local domestic abuse agency - Refuge.

Agenda and further details will follow very soon.

If you would like any further information, please contact Kavitha Ramakrishnan (Domestic & Sexual Violence Reduction Policy Officer, Royal Borough of Kingston) on kavitha.ramakrishnan@kingston.gov.uk.

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