CEDAW as a Vehicle for Change

Date and time: 

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 09:00 to 15:00


Amnesty International UK, Human Rights Action Centre, 25 New Inn Yard London EC21 3EA

Next month, we are holding an event to explore CEDAW - the UN Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women - with a particular focus on the recently published concluding remarks and it's value for the women's sector.

Speakers include:

  • Harriet Wistrich - Founding Director, Centre for Women's Justice
  • Holly Dustin - Committee Specialist, Women and Equalities Committee
  • Rosie Lewis - Deputy Director & VAWG Services Manager, The Angelou Centre
  • Camille Rouse - London Black Women's Project
  • Vivienne Hayes - CEO, Women's Resource Centre

This event is free to attend for London-based organisations working in any capacity with those affected by domestic and/or sexual violence, including local authorities, homelessness services, housing association staff and funders.