The IARS International Institute in coordination with the IARS Women’s Advisory Board is pleased to offer a free Continuing Professional Development (CPD) accredited training workshop entitled “Empowering migrant and refugee women to claim their rights under the EU Victims Directive”.

This is a 1.5 hours’ interactive training workshop being delivered by and for refugee and migrant women within the framework of the 3-year Comic Relief funded "Gender and Justice Empowerment" project.

The specific objectives of this training workshop are:

  • To increase migrant and refugee women’s understanding of their rights under the EU Victims Directive
  • To increase migrant and refugee women’s understanding of competent authorities under the EU Victims Directive
  • To discuss the reality of available support, where to look for help and how to push for better implementation of their rights

This training is directed at refugee and migrant women. We welcome organisations working with this group to contact us if they wish to organise this workshop for their users.  

For more information and to make a booking please contact IARS Projects Coordinator (Equalities), Rosa Heimer at r.heimer@iars.org.uk or 020 706 44380.