Women and violence
The Finnish Society for International Health will organize its annual meeting in November in Helsinki. This autumn the topic of the meeting will be "Women and Violence" and we will have two visiting speakers, who will share their insights on the topic. The event is free of charge and open for all interested. Coffee will be served. Event will be held in English and it will be possible to participate online (the link will be provided later).
Dr Leena Vastapuu, Tampere Peace Research Institute: Liberia's girl soldiers: war and its aftermath
Dr Sunil Mehra, MAMTA Health Institute for Mother and Child: Gender based violence - a silent and unaddressed epidemic in South- and South-East Asia