On the occasion of the International Day „NO to violence against women!“ TERRE DES FEMMES organizes together with seven European partners the final conference of the CHANGE Plus project.
|When:||23.11.2017, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.|
|Where:||European House, Unter den Linden 78,
The final conference brings together FGM activists, community members, policymakers, key professionals and researchers to exchange experiences and to evaluate the impact of the CHANGE Plus project as well as to discuss the outcome of the strategies for the eradication of female genital mutilation across the European Union.
The morning session is dedicated to the presentation and evaluation of the project and its impact towards behaviour change in practicing communities. Community members will discuss challenges and opportunities for change and share their experiences of community activities.
Five expert roundtables are offered in the afternoon discussing strategies for addressing FGM in Europe. The roundtables cover cultural aspects, policy aspects, community needs and strategies, as well as how to evaluate social change in communities.
Registration deadline is the 30th September 2017 (deadline extended). Places are limited, therefore early registration is recommended. Participation is free of charge; however, participants will have to pay for their own travel and accommodation.
The conference will be held in English. Additionally, simultaneous interpretations in German and French will be provided.
For registration, please fill in the following form: