Change in the Obama Era: A Conversation About Gender Based Violence & Equity

Poster Details: You cordially invited to join the Office of Sexual Assault Prevention & Response for Change in the Obama Era, a reunion of high-profile women who worked in gender equity and against gender based violence during President Obama’s administration. The conversation will center on U.S. policy initiatives during the Obama era, particularly around the work of the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault, the White House Council on Women and Girls, and the Working Group on HIV/AIDS and Violence Against Women. The panel will also cover topics ranging from creating diversity in the workplace to eliminating barriers for gender equity, lethality assessment in cases of domestic violence, and LGBTQ protections. We hope the dialogue will set a tone of hope and aspiration for what passionate and visionary leaders can accomplish when they work together to address complex problems.    Featured Speakers: Lynn Rosenthal, first-ever White House Advisor on Violence Against Women and current Policy Director for the Biden Foundation’s Violence Against Women Initiatives  Deesha Dyer, former Special Assistant to the President and White House Social Secretary. Co-Founder of beGirl.world Bea Hanson, former Director of the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice and current Executive Director of the Domestic Violence Task Force at the NYC Office of the Mayor  Marylouise Kelly, former Director of the Family Violence Prevention Services Act Program, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.  Date: Monday, April 1, 2019 Time: 6:30 – 8:00 PM Location: The Memorial Church This event is open to the public

 

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You cordially invited to join the Office of Sexual Assault Prevention & Response for Change in the Obama Era, a reunion of high-profile women who worked in gender equity and against gender based violence during President Obama’s administration. The conversation will center on U.S. policy initiatives during the Obama era, particularly around the work of the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault, the White House Council on Women and Girls, and the Working Group on HIV/AIDS and Violence Against Women. The panel will also cover topics ranging from creating diversity in the workplace to eliminating barriers for gender equity, lethality assessment in cases of domestic violence, and LGBTQ protections. We hope the dialogue will set a tone of hope and aspiration for what passionate and visionary leaders can accomplish when they work together to address complex problems.    Featured Speakers: Lynn Rosenthal, first-ever White House Advisor on Violence Against Women and current Policy Director for the Biden Foundation’s Violence Against Women Initiatives  Deesha Dyer, former Special Assistant to the President and White House Social Secretary. Co-Founder of beGirl.world Bea Hanson, former Director of the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice and current Executive Director of the Domestic Violence Task Force at the NYC Office of the Mayor  Marylouise Kelly, former Director of the Family Violence Prevention Services Act Program, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.  Date: Monday, April 1, 2019 Time: 6:30 – 8:00 PM Location: The Memorial Church This event is open to the public. Join us for a conversation on gender-based violence and equity