Conference Programme


Sexual and Gendered Violence

 

Saturday 2nd December – Sunday 3rd December 2017
Vienna, Austria

 

 

Final Conference Programme

 

 

 Saturday 2nd December 2017

 

 

8:30 – 9:00 Registration

 

9:00-9:30 Welcome and opening remarks

 

9:30-10:30

Workshop: What Counts as Violence

Elina Penttinen & Ada Schwanck

 

10:30-11:15

Session 1 – Media and Gendered Violence

Chair: Kristine Seitz

 

Demonstrations of sexual violence against Arab stars by Internet users on social net

Ali Hamaidia

 

Canadian Media and Sexual Violence Committed by Male Athletes

Kim Dube

 

11:15-11:30 Tea and Coffee

 

11:30-12:15

Session 2 – The Role of Civil Society in Reducing Gendered Violence

Chair: Michelle Jones

 

Role of the Civil Society Organisations in Eliminating Domestic Violence from the Metropolitans Of India : A Case Study

Shrimanti Ghosal

 

 Domestic Violence against Working Women in West Bengal – A Case Study Based on the Real Life Experiences, Official Documents and the Role of the NGOs

Tinni Bhattacharya

 

12:15 – 12:30 – Morning review/self-care activity

 

12:30 -14:00 – Lunch

14:00-15:15

Workshop: Teaching Healthy Sexuality to Adolescents with Sexually Abusive Behaviors

Kristine Seitz

 

15:15-15:30 Tea and Coffee

 

15:30-16:00

Performance: She is Gone

Sharon Rabinovitz & Keren Goldstein Yehezkeli

 

16:00-17:00

Session 3 – Child victimization

Chair: Lauren Godier

 

Juvenile Justice and Victimization

Gabriela Wasileski

 

Child Marriage Problem at the Bridge between East and West

Irem Kilec

 

Maternal Incest

Theresa Porter

 

17:00-17:30 Day one Wrap up

 

18:00 Wine Reception

 

 

Sunday 3 December, 2017

 


09:15 – 10:00

Session 4 – Gendered violence, research and policy

Chair: Joy Lange

 

‘Atten-Shun! Same-sex Sexual Violence in the Military and the Paucity of UK Research’ Michelle Jones & Lauren Godier

Research- Action program for violence reduction and women’s empowerment using CAPE: Culturally Adapted Program of Empowerment Self- Defense

Shira Langer & Tamar Priel

 

10:00-11:15

Session 5 – Intimate Partner Violence

Chair: Theresa Porter

 

Violence Regime in Context, Policy and Practice: Constructing and Trying Intimate Partner Violence

Marine Delaunay

 

‘Step on other people’s soil gently’: Fear of legal ramifications and the effect on intimate partner violence in the African immigrant community.

Kathryn Wenham

 

“Trainspotting ” in Facing Masculinity and Violence. A Study Case of a French Treatment Programme for Perpetrators Convicted for Intimate Partner Violence.

Marine Delaunay

 

11:15-11:30 Tea and Coffee

 

11:30-12:30

Session 6 – Panel Discussion: Support for abused women in South Africa

Chair: Ada Schwanck

 

Best practice in the sheltering of abused women: A South African Case Study

Joy Lange

 

Enhancing State Responsiveness to GBV: Paying the True Costs

Claudia Lopes & Paula Assubuji

 

12:30 -14:00 Lunch

 

14:00-15:15 Session 7 – Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Violence

Chair: Kim Dubé

 

Disclosing sexual violence: From silence to noise.
Niamh Ni Dhomhnaill

Transnational sexual exploitation from Nigeria to Italy
Carmelo Gillone

Secondary victimization in rape crimes: Questioning the practices of normalization of violence against disabled women
Shruthi Venkatachalam

 

15:15-15:30 Tea and Coffee

 

15:30-16:15 Session 8 – Politics of Sexual and Gendered Violence

Chair: Keren Goldstein

 

Nazi Persecution of Gay Men: Shedding Light on a Hidden History of Sexual and Gendered Violence

Kylo Patrick Hart

 

What´s in a name? Geopolitics and gendered violence perceptions
Blanka Nyklova

 

16:15 – 17:15
Group Discussion:
Working with sexual and gendered violence

Moderator: Kristine Seitz

 

17:15:-18:00 Final Wrap Up and Call to Action