World conference of women shelters is a global meeting for women. this is the fourth one since the network was formed. it is a learning platform. this year the focus is on:
Theme 1: Emerging Issues
This session will be an open space for discussion on new and emerging issues such as data collection, privacy, LGBTQ shelter management, institutional abuse, and more.
Theme 2: Art and Advocacy
From the Vagina Monologues to the #MeToo campaign, the arts and culture industry is a key player in changing public opinion on violence against women. This session will discuss using the arts to stop gender-based violence.
Theme 3: New Methods in Shelter Management and Social Work
This session will challenge participants to think out of the box about protecting survivors by looking at innovative systems, integration of resources, and services that meet the diverse needs of survivors.
Theme 4: Policy and Legislation
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Registration is on those who can afford or look for people to sponsor them to attend can do so. attending the conference is a platform for sharing knowledge, networking and learning new ideas.
Personally, i will be presenting a paper on GBV and legislation and use technology to address GBV