This one day event brings together academics, practitioners and policymakers to consider the continuing importance of gender in our understanding of domestic abuse.
9.45 Input from minister
10.00 Keynote speaker: Professor Evan Stark
11.15 Panel Session 1: How the gender based definition of domestic abuse informs our practice- Yvonne Scott (police)
- Mhairi McGowan (ASSIST)
- Nel Whiting (Scottish Women’s Aid)
- Calum Hendry (White Ribbon Campaign)Questions for panel speakers
12.30 Networking lunch
1.30 Panel Session 2: Bringing gender in – research, policy and practice
- Katy Proctor (stalking)
- Jenny Kemp (challenging stereotypes)
- YWCA (youth work)
- Susan Batchelor (girl’s violence)
3.15 Breakout session: How do we use gender in our own work and what are the gaps?
4.00 Where next?
4.30 Informal drinks
Delegate fee £60
There are a limited number of subsidised places at £25. To apply please contact Laura Marshall