16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Calendar

USAID Public Events for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence 


November 25, 2013

Opening of TESFA Photo Voice Exhibit

Location:  Ronald Reagan Building, 14th Street Lobby
 
Time: Open all day from 11/25 to 12/10
 
Location: Pan American Health Organization, 525 23rd St, NW, Washington, DC
 
Time:  9:30 am-12:30pm

Description: Panelists Alessandra Guedes (PAHO), Derrick Sialondwe (Child Sexual Abuse Center at Livingstone General Hospital), Kiersten Stewart (Futures without Violence), and Mary Ellsberg (Global Women's Institute), address health sector responses to violence against women and girls. Remarks by U.S. Ambassador-At-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine Russell, PAHO Deputy Director Dr. Jon K. Andrus and PAHO Assistant Director Francisco Becerra. Lunch will be provided, space is limited.
 
RSVP by November 21 to Carolyn Lamere at clamere@prb.org.  
 
Event will be livestreamed at www.livestream.com/paho
 

December 3, 2013

USAID Twitter Chat on Child Marriage

Location: Twitter.com/USAID, @USAID 

Time: 1:30 pm
 
Description: Join USAID for a Twitter Chat on Child Marriage. 

Co-sponsors include the Interagency Gender Working Group, the Woodrow Wilson Center, CARE, and PRB.

Location: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars 6th floor Flom Auditorium 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, DC 20004-3027 or Livestream
 
Time: 2-5 pm
 
Description: Join us for a panel discussion exploring innovative uses of technology to prevent and respond to gender-based violence (GBV), with a particular focus on low and middle-income countries. New technologies are being used in multiple ways to address GBV, but this panel will take the discussion further, looking at questions of ethics around the use of technology, evaluating the use of technology in combatting GBV, and ways to move forward. Panelists will explore the potential for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to assist in GBV prevention and response efforts while also identifying potential pitfalls. 

December 18, 2013* 

USAID Twitter Chat on LGBT Rights

Location: Twitter.com/USAID, @USAID 

Time: 11:30 am-12:30 pm
 
Description: Join USAID for a Twitter Chat on LGBT rights.
 
*Event was rescheduled from December 10 to December 18. 

 

 

Last updated: December 17, 2013

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