Event: CPS Forced Marriage & Honour Crime Conference – Solihull & Coventry Voluntary and Community Services, Birmingham


Date: Tuesday 23rd June
Time: 9.30am – 2.00pm
Location: CPS West Midlands 14th Floor, Group Operational Centre
Colmore Gate, 2 Colmore Row, Birmingham, B3 2QA

The West Midlands Crown Prosecution Service, in partnership with Birmingham and Solihull Women’s Aid, are organising a conference to raise awareness about forced marriage and honor based crime.

1. To raise Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) staff awareness on honour crime and forced marriage.

2. Highlight and share CPS pilot on forced marriage and honour crimes findings to staff and communities published in December 2008

3. To learn from West Midlands partnerships in developing strategies to help victims/survivors from communities encountering honour crimes, forced marriage and domestic violence.

4. An opportunity to bring together a range of expertise from the fields of so-called honour crime, forced marriage and domestic violence, and raise knowledge on service provision.

Contact Parveen Hassan for further information, booking closes on 15th June.

Telephone number – 0121 262 1330
Fax number – 0121 262 1568
Email parveen.hassan@cps.gsi.gov.uk

H/T via Women’s Networking Hub


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