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Third Partner Meeting #USVreact in Barcelona

May 2nd, 2017|News, Project news|

The University Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona has hosted the third partner meeting for the project Universities Supporting Victims of Sexual Violence (USVSV). Partners from UK, Italy, Greece and Spain were discussing the on-going and future activities of the project. During day one the partners were sharing their training processes in each university and discussing about [...]

Seminar on Gender Violence in Athens

April 3rd, 2017|News, Project news|

The Centre for Gender Studies of Dept. of Social Policy of Panteion University  organized an open seminar entitled:“ Gender violence, the management of thanato politics and the ambivalence of the feminist discourse in Turkey.” The lecture was delivered on Monday 3rd of April 2017 by Eirini Avramopoulou, ‎Social Anthropologist, British School at Athens. The discussion [...]

Conference on Sexual Violence in the University of the Basque Country

March 30th, 2017|News, Project news|

#USVreact has organized a small conference on sexual violence for the 7th of April in the Ibaeta Campus in the University of the Basque Country. As a project centered on training staff in universities about the issue of sexual violence, we have a positive feeling of opening the debate about SV in our local context, [...]

More Training Sessions in the University of the Basque Country

March 13th, 2017|News, Project news|

We keep offering free training on Sexual Violence to those interested in our university and Associate Partners. In the next week we are going to focus on specific faculties and schools of the University of The Basque Country (UPV/EHU). Instead of offering our training to any member of the staff in UPV/EHU, we offer it [...]

Lecture Lad Culture in Higher Education

March 10th, 2017|News, Project news|

Contexts for sexual harassment and violence and developing models for challenge and change Lecture by Dr Vanita Sundaram Venue: University of York, York, United Kingdom P/L/002 Date and time: 7th March 2017, 18:30-19:30 Ahead of International Women’s Day, the University of York’s Dr Vanita Sundaram presented her leading research into the emergence of lad culture in [...]

Training at URV (Catalonia)

January 9th, 2017|External news, News, Project news|

Training, entitled  "Sexual violence at the University: recognize, accompany and rethinking response strategies" will start at Rovira i Vigili University at the end of January 2017. Its main purpose is to increase the capacity of the University community for the protection of the rights of people affected by the sexual harassment/violence. The courses, completely free, are [...]

Australia Conference: Youth, Health and Practical Justice

December 26th, 2016|News, Project news|

Youth, Health and Practical Justice: An interdisciplinary conference, UTS, Sydney, Australia. 4-5th December 2016 Dr. Pam Alldred from Brunel University London, is traveling across Australia to present the #USVreact project and collect other experiences related to sexual violence and education. On the 4th of December she presented during the Sexual Ethics & Education stream [...]

Training in Athens

December 26th, 2016|News, Project news|

Training has started at Panteion University. The sessions take place at the Centre for Gender Studies, Department of Social Policy (http://www.genderstudies-panteion.gr/en/). Each cohort comprises 12-14 participants, and includes members of staff and students. The first couple of groups have completed two 4-hour sessions with senior trainers Dr. Matina Papagiannopoulou and Dr. Kiki Petroulaki. Training [...]

#USVreact Project Team Meeting at the Università degli Studi di Torino (10-11 Oct 2016)

November 7th, 2016|News, Project news|

In October took place the #USVreact project team meeting at the Università degli Studi di Torino in Turin,Italy. During the 2 days spent together all the participants shared research done, training plans and ideas about future dissemination actions. Partner finalized details about the training about to start at 7 Universities across Europe soon. The [...]

Students, Societies, Sexual Violence and Support

November 7th, 2016|News, Project news|

Pam Alldred and Anne Chappell from the Brunel University London #USVreact team have been invited to speak at the 'New Mediations of Feminist Sociology of Education' event at NUNN HALL, UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION in a session entitled 'Feminist Challenges in Higher Education'. The paper they are presenting is 'Students, Societies, Sexual Violence and [...]