The webinar will further explore the practical implementation and impact of these norms and standards for greater protection and support, for improved legislation, policies, services and the discourse on the violence women and girls experience and how they are supported and empowered.
Main organizer and co-organizers:
Sweden, Montenegro (tbc), Council of Europe and Promundo
Opening remarks by:
Ms Karin Strandås, State Secretary to Minister for Gender Equality, Sweden
Moderated by Ms Lenita Freidenvall, Deputy Director, Ministry of Employment, Sweden
Ms Iris Luarasi, 1st Vice-President of GREVIO;
Mr Mikael Thörn, Senior Advisor, Dept. for National Strategy on Men’s Violence against Women. Swedish Gender Equality Agency;
Ms Ivana Mašanović, Director of Department, Ministry of Justice, Human and Minority Rights Montenegro;
Ms Clara Berglund, Secretary General, Swedish Women’s Lobby;
Mr Gary Barker, Founder and CEO, Promundo.
Ms. Claudia Luciani, Director of the Human Dignity, Equality and Governance, Council of Europe