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Meet the Gender Research Centre in Athens

October 17th, 2017|News, Project news|

Dr Pam Alldred met with the Rector of Panteion University, Professor Ismini Kristi who has helped to promote the USVreact project among staff of the university. In her office, she talked about how women students need to become aware of the challenges they will face like the possibility of Sexual Harassment and the glass ceiling. [...]

Join our video campaign

October 9th, 2017|News, Project news, USVreact Material|

Join our video campaign, and raise awareness about sexual violence issues in Universities. Share our social media video and join us on the 9th of November in London for our Conference: Supporting Survivors of Sexual Violence in Universities – learning from pan-European practice  

Staff sexual misconduct in universities: pushing the agenda forward

September 26th, 2017|External news, News|

Australian Human Rights Commission has recently published a report on sexual harassment in Australian universities. Although after the first few days of media coverage the story appears to have died down, both on campus and off it, this is the crucial time to push the agenda forward. Dr Anna Bull of the 1752 Group, a UK-based research and lobby [...]

Combatting Violence Against Women & Harassment on Campus

September 18th, 2017|News, Project news|

Your work is touched by VAW & harassment in higher education institutions, including: student support, counselling services, senior management, D&I teams, administrators & students’ unions? Be a part of the "Combatting Violence Against Women & Harassment on Campus" event that will be held on 25th October in Central London with the aim of providing an [...]

Helpline directory – Stop violence against women!

September 14th, 2017|External news, Links (external info and resources), News|

The following is a table of the national women’s helplines available in 46 European countries. If there is no national helpline, a regional or general helpline is listed (these countries are marked with a *). The list has been published by the NON.NO.NEIN. campaign that is being carried out by the European Commission with the [...]

An example of good practice: Respectful and Responsible online module

September 12th, 2017|External news, News|

The Australian Monash University has developed, in cooperation with student organizations and other authorities, an online educational module called Respectful and Responsible. Since the University is committed to eliminating sexual assault, harassment and interpersonal violence from the community, the Respectful and Responsible module has been developed in order to foster healthy and mutually respectful relationships, [...]

Join the two-day training course on supporting RAS women who have experienced sexual violence

September 12th, 2017|News|

The Centre for Gender and Violence Research at the University of Bristol is running a new expert training course on supporting refugee and asylum-seeking (RAS) women who have experienced sexual violence.  The training will take place on 2nd & 3rd October in Bristol and will be entirely free (funded by the EU). There are 20 available places. It is aimed at practitioners in a range [...]

21-22 September: Conference in Turin

August 31st, 2017|News, Project news|

ON GENDER. Identity and evolving stereotypes? National Conference on Social Psychology on gender issues. On September 21 and 22, there will be the occasion to hear about the USVreact project progress in Italy, and many other interesting communications. The event will take place at the Department of Psychology, UNITO, via Verdi 10, Torino. + info 

Today at ESA 2017: Sexual Violence – Policies and Narratives

August 31st, 2017|News, Project news|

We are very excited to be represented by Panteion and Brunel colleagues at the ESA 2017! 13th Conference of the European Sociological Association (Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities Athens, Greece, 29 Aug. - 01 Sept. 2017 Sexual Violence: Policies and Narratives (Session of presentations) Session Chair: Dr Pam Alldred, Brunel University LondonThursday, 31st August 2017 Time: 9:00am [...]

Participate in a two-day workshop: Managing, Researching, and Enabling Respectful Sexual Conduct in Higher Education

August 3rd, 2017|News|

"It is time to take stock, learn from the past and plan for the future. In this two-day workshop, we’ll be looking at the ways these often violent, non-consensual sexual relations have been managed, researched and at what has been and can be done to enable consensual sexual relations in the academy. The goal is [...]