This panel will be hosted by AWAVA with WESNET, End Violence Against Women (UK), Imkaan, and Scottish Women’s Aid at 12:30pm at V Hall, Armenian Convention Center (630 2nd Ave, NY, NY)

Julie Oberin (Chair of AWAVA and WESNET)
Lesley Ann Foster (Masimanyane Women’s Support Centre)
Jackie Jones (President, European Women Lawyers Association, Chair, Wales Assembly of Women (WAW))
Lily Greenan (Scottish Women’s Aid)
Marai Larasi (Imkaan and End Violence Against Women Coalition)
Dr Vidya Sri (Harvard Kennedy School of Government)

And with Opening Remarks from Professor Rashida Manjoo, UN Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women

For more information about AWAVA’s CSW59 participation, visit: