March 12th, 2018|External news, News|

University of Jyväskylä, Finland, June 4−6, 2018 Society for Cultural Studies in Finland and the Research Centre for Contemporary Culture Extended deadline for applications: March 15   https://kultut.fi/summer-school/ In the present times, the media landscape is loaded with representations of violence in which a group attacks another group or an individual. Also, venomous and inculpatory ways of [...]

European victims day in Serbia with VDS

March 1st, 2018|News, Project news|

Victimology Society of Serbia (VDS) presented on occasion of the European victims day (22nd of February)the USVreact project at Belgrade University. There was an event with 6 faculties of the Belgrade university for 167 students and 6 teachers. A short video from a VDS training program was shown to illustrate and so was USVreact training [...]

Managing, Researching, and Enabling Respectful Sexual Conduct in Higher Education

February 19th, 2018|News, Project news|

This week we you can hear about #USVreact project findings from our colleagues Pam Alldred and Marta Luxan at "Managing, Researching, and Enabling Respectful Sexual Conduct in Higher Education" 19- 20 February 2018 A two-day workshop organised by ANSER – Academic Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Policy INSEP – International Network for Sexual Ethics and Politics [...]

12/2/2018 in Thessaloniki – Training seminar on the issue of sexual harassment for AUTH staff

February 14th, 2018|Local events, News, Project news|

The Gender and Equality Committee of the Aristotle University organizes a training seminar for employees of the University entitled "Zero tolerance Sexual harassment-The necessity of creating workplaces with equality and full respect for the dignity of all. " This training seminar will take place on Wednesday 14 February 2018 at 9:00, in the Tower of the Pedagogical School [...]

DIY: Towards feminist methodological practices in social research

February 13th, 2018|News, Publications|

by Biglia and Bonet i Martí (2017) Annual Review of Critical Psychology, 13 The objective of this article is to reflect on the potential for creating subversive scientific discourses through the application of feminist research methodology and its posterior diffraction. We start out from our collective experiences within the framework of SIMReF, which includes our [...]

Final Report: Training to respond to sexual violence at european universities

February 9th, 2018|News, Project news, Reports|

Final Report of the USVreact Project  This report first presents a discussion of the empirical and theoretical context for the project, in terms of the prevalence of sexual violence against students in European countries and factors which may facilitate and hinder disclosure. It then presents a summary of the seven training programmes’ content, delivery and [...]

EHU material

February 7th, 2018|News, USVreact Material|

This materials are available in Spanish (http://usvreact.eu/es/ehu-material/) and Basque (http://usvreact.eu/eu/ehu-material/)

URV training material

February 7th, 2018|News, USVreact Material|

This materials are available in Spanish (http://usvreact.eu/es/urv-material/) and some in catalán (http://usvreact.eu/ca/urv-material/).

09/02/2018 Athens: Addressing Sexual Violence at the University

February 5th, 2018|Local events, News, Project news|

Addressing Sexual Violence at the University   This one day local event organized by the Centre for Gender Studies of Panteion University in Athens was a great success, with many students participating. The project was commended officially, and the Rector and two members of the university Senate gave introductory speeches. Here some images from the [...]

UCU sexual harassment helpline launched

February 5th, 2018|External news, News|

In the UK, the call to recognise that staff at Universities too can experience sexual harassment has been heard, and the lecturers' union, UCU, has opened a telephone helpline to provide support to those experiencing sexual harassment and any reps who may want counselling support in supporting members is now launched. This is a dedicated [...]