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5th North East Conference on Sexual Violence: ‘What should justice for survivors of sexual violence entail?

F009, Wolfson Research Institute, Durham University, Queen's Campus, Stockton on Tees, TS17 6BH


The fifth in a series of annual conferences in recognition of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women will take place on Monday 28th November 2011 at the Wolfson Research Institute.

This year's themes are:

  • Rape in the North East: cases going through the criminal justice system (Professor Marianne Hester, University of Bristol)
  • Sexual Violence: Compensation Matters (Prof. Jill Radford and Ms Vera Baird QC, Astraea: Gender Justice) 
  • Independent Legal Representation for rape survivors - delivering justice or just raising expectations? (Prof. Fiona Raitt, University of Dundee) 
  • Restorative Justice and Sexual Violence: exploring the possibilities (Prof. Clare McGlynn, Durham University)

These conferences have been organised by Durham University and funded by Northern Rock Foundation.

For more information please contact Dr. Nicole Westmarland.

Contact nicole.westmarland@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.

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