On 12 April 2016 the House of Lords Committee on Ending Sexual Violence in Conflict released a report monitoring the progress made on the UK’s implementation of the Preventing Sexual Violence Initiative (PSVI), launched by Lord Hague of Richmond and Angelina Jolie Pitt in 2012, which set out to end impunity for sexual violence in conflict and hold perpetrators accountable.
Today IARS Founder and Director, Dr Theo Gavrielides, will deliver a public lecture on ‘The Victims’ EC Directive and the Blurring Lines Between Offenders and Victims’ as part of an international symposium hosted by the EUCE University of Alberta in Canada. Dr Gavrielides’ lecture will also discuss the question of how well suited EU legislative frameworks are for delivering transformative approaches to criminal justice.
The IARS International Institute is pleased to announce three forthcoming youth training sessions that will be taking place at The Oxford and Bermondsey Club (3 Webb Str. Bermondsey, SE1 4RP) on Wednesday 24th February and Wednesday 2nd , Wednesday 9th of March - 18:30 - 19:30.
The sessions are accredited via Youth Pass Certification and delivered under the framework of the Southwark Youth Now project, funded by Southwark Youth Service.
“Young Black and Minority Ethnic Carers”: Barriers and Opportunities for Employment and Education” pan-European Research Launch
Despite being under the radar of research and both educational and justice policies, young cares from Black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds remain one of the most marginalised communities in Europe experiencing emotional, social and economic constraints that have long term impact on their personal and professional development.
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