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USVreact Basque team to participate in conference next December

November 27th, 2017|News, Project news|

The #USVreact Basque team have been helping organise and will actively participate in a conference on sexual harassment and gender-related violence the next 11th of December in Eskoriatza, Gipuzkoa. Organised by MU (Mondragon Unibertsitatea, also associate partner un the #USVreact project) and ELHUYAR with the help of the Basque Equality Intitute, Emakunde, the conference will [...]

November 30th and December 1st Annual Conference of the Victimology Society of Serbia

November 23rd, 2017|News, Project news|

The conference entitled Victims between security, human rights and justice: Local and global context will be held on 30th November and 1st December 2017 in Belgrade. The conference aims to bring together experts and researchers, who deal both theoretically and practically and from the perspective of different disciplines with victims’ rights and provide assistance to [...]

More working sessions for the new protocol in UPV/EHU

November 13th, 2017|News, Project news|

Lots of students and staff are participating in the process of receiving ideas through working sessions for the new care pathways in the University of the Basque Country. Today many students participaten in San Sebastian, in the Education, Phiolosophy and Anthropology faculty. Could have never guessed that would be happening when we started almost two [...]

New debate sessions for the protocol and some pictures

October 23rd, 2017|News, Project news|

We are very happy about the debate sessions we are helping to organise to receive ideas and proposals for the re-elaboration of the pathways and careways in the new protocol against gender-related violence in the UPV/EHU. Five sessions already done, three more to come in the Bizkaia campus and then 12 more between the Gipuzkoa [...]

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. [...]

No to impunity towards sexual violence. We support all who were attacked the 1st of October and the Major of Barcelona Ada Colau who denounced the facts.

October 11th, 2017|News, Project news|

No to impunity towards sexual violence. We support all who were attacked the 1st of October and the Major of Barcelona Ada Colau who denounced the facts. The USVreact Catalan and Basque teams want to show our solidarity to all women who suffered sexual attacks and harassment in hands of the police forces during the [...]

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 video on your social media: The project and free online material:   Our international conference in London on 9th November 2017: Supporting Survivors of Sexual Violence in Universities learning from pan-European practice

First working sessions with students for the new protocol

October 5th, 2017|News, Project news|

We are very happy about the first sessions this week in the Leioa campus. The faculty of Social Sciences and Communication and the Teaching School (in the pictures) have hold two working sessions with students in order to gather thoughts, ideas and opinions for the elaboration of the new protocol against gender-related violence in the [...]

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 [...]

USVreact team co-ellaborating the new protocol against gender-based violence in the UPV/EHU

September 10th, 2017|News, Project news|

  The Basque Country #USVreact team has been busy in the last months participating in the ongoing process of re-defining the UPV/EHU protocol against gender-related violence. Answering the call by the Equality Office, a group of people representing unions, groups and other organisations as well as individuals from inside and outside of the university has [...]