United Nations Division for the Advancement of Women

Consultation on "Galvanizing action to combat violence against women"

Organized by: UN Division for the Advancement of Women

United Nations Headquarters, New York, 6-7 September 2005

Panelists' presentations

Sunila Abeysekera, Executive Director of INFORM, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Charlotte Bunch, Executive Director of the Center for Women’s Global Leadership and member of the Advisory Committee for the study, Rutgers,

Nata Duvvury, Director, Gender, Violence and Rights initiative International Center for Research on Women, Washington D.C.

Françoise Gaspard, Expert, Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, Paris, France

Binaifer Nowrojee, Director, Open Society Initiative for East Africa, Nairobi, Kenya

Sylvia Walby, Professor, Sociology Department, Lancaster University, UK


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Division for the Advancement of Women -- DAW

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