Supporting Survivors of Sexual Violence in Universities – learning from pan-European practice  

The #USVreact project European one-day Findings Conference will take place in London on Thursday the 9th of November 2017 at the Rich Mix venue in London.

Free registration (places limited).

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Please note: The conference language will be English. Workshops may be held in other languages according to the groups decision on the day. We will add speakers’ names to the programme in September, when all are confirmed.

Morning focus: Supporting sexual violence survivors and changing campus culture

9:30-10:00 Open registration

10:00-10:15 Welcome and introduction to the day and the USVreact project by
                      Dr. Pam Alldred, Brunel University London

10:15-11:15 Conference Panel: Good practice in supporting students disclosing sexual violence
                      Speakers from the project and invitees will share good practices.

11:15-11:45 Grab a coffee

11:45-12:45 Interactive Panel: Changing campus cultures to support equality and prevent violence.
                      Speakers from the project and invitees will present and discuss the issues.

12:45-1:00 Wrap-up and introduction to the afternoon session

1:00-2:00 LUNCH on site (veggie buffet)

Afternoon focus: Sharing learning from USVreact project

2:00-3:00 Keynote panel: How different national, cultural and institutional contexts
                      frame sexual violence and disclosure.
USVreact partners present their country context and share their experiences.

3:00-3:15 Grab a coffee

3:15- 4:30 Workshop sessions: Training for university staff: What worked for us?
                     Interactive sessions sharing the learning from the local USVreact interventions.
                     Run as 4 separate workshops in world cafe style and by language affinity.

4:30-5:30 Plenary: What have we learned today?

5:30-6:30 Drinks reception