Men & Boys workshop 1
Involving men and boys in the push for gender equality and women’s empowerment has recently gained traction globally. This workshop is an opportunity to engage in a critical discussion around some of the challenges and constraints of working with men and boys within a feminist framework. As an interactive workshop participants will not only hear from an expert panel but they will also have the opportunity to ask questions and engage with panelists in an open dialogue.

OPENING ADRESS: Senator the Hon. Michaelia Cash, Australian Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Women

PANELISTS: Elizabeth Broderick: Australian Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Kathryn M. Relang: Executive Director, Women United Together Marshall Islands (WUTMI)

Dr Diana Anders: Gallatin School of Individualized Study, New York University

Ofa-ki-Levuka Guttenbeil Likiliki: Director, Women and Children Crisis Centre, Tonga

Dr Chris J. Cuomo: Professor of Philosophy and Women’s Studies, University of Georgia

 Venue Details

When: Thursday, 12th March 2015 10:30am

Where: The Salvation Army, 221 East 52nd Street (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues), New York

NGO CSW Forum Parallel Event A panel discussion and Q&A session

Full report of the event can be found here [gview file=”http://jerainternational.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/A-Critical-Dialogue-CSW59-NGO-Parallel-Event-Report-9jun2015.do_.pdf”]

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