Event: Forced Marriages & Honour Based Violence Conference, 25/11/09

13Aug09

Date: Wedneday 25th Novemeber
Time: 9:30-4:30pm
Location: Leicestershire Constabulary Headquarters, St Johns, Leicester
Cost: Free, however if you do not attend and do not inform H.O.P.E 48 hours prior to event you will be charged £25

H.O.P.E Training & Consultancy & Leicestershire Constabulary present the 2nd Annual Conference in Leicester looking at Forced Marriages & Honour Based Violence. This conference will be looking at what changes have occurred since the Forced Marriage Protection orders have been launched.

A number of high profile guest speakers will be present talking about these issues we will also be showing a play and running workshops.

Workshops:

Forced Marriage Act – One year on: What difference has the act made, how many orders have been made, what is the future for FM act?

Honour Based Violence: The role do Female Perpetrators play -what role do perpetrators play in the abuse (younger siblings and mothers), how can “honour and shame” meaning be changed within the community?

Witness & Victims of Domestic Violence: How can witnesses and victims feel confident within the CJS system?

Further details and booking forms can be obtained from Meena Kumari via admin@hopetraining.co.uk

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