Sexual Violence in Marginalized Communities Conference -Registration deadline TODAY

Conference – Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton – Sexual Violence in Marginalized Communities – Registration due September 30

October 17&18, 2011
Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre – Edmonton, Alberta

A learning and networking opportunity for anyone who works for and with marginalized communities affected by sexual violence. This may include but is not limited to social workers, mental health professionals, law enforcement, health care professionals, educators, support workers, advocates, students, and other professionals working in areas related to sexual violence.

Keynote Speakers:

Janice Ristock, Associate Vice-President (Research, University of Manitoba – LGBTQ relationship violence and need for intersectionality framework

Aishah Shahidah Simmons, producer, writer, director of No! The Rape Documentary – No One is Free While Others are Oppressed: Centralizing the margins in the anti-sexual assault movement.

Jessica Yee, Executive Director of Native Youth Sexual Health Network – Relationship between positive sex education and sexual violence in Indigenous communities.

Keynote speakers will be offering at least one breakout session during the conference.

Student: $179 + GST = $187.95                   September 30, 2011
Regular: $249 + GST = $261.45                    September 30, 2011

Open call for proposals for concurrent sessions. Please email for registration materials and the call for proposals. For further details contact Terra Irvine 780-423-4102

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