Month: November 2021

Applications for Specialist Advisor to the Women and Equalities Committee

The Women and Equalities Committee is looking for a Specialist Adviser to assist the Committee with its ongoing work on preventing violence against women and girls. The Committee is looking for an experienced Specialist Adviser who can work well within a small team and help the Committee prepare for an inquiry. The post will run …

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University of Glasgow GBV Research Forum Seminars

University of Glasgow GBV Research Forum Seminars To mark the 16 Days of Action on GBV the University of Glasgow GBV Research Forum will be hosting two online seminars.  Women’s Experiences of Victim Blame from Agencies Amy Beddows, London Metropolitan University Thursday 25th November, 1-2pm Further details and booking here  Post-Separation Economic Power and Control  Jenn Glinski, University of Glasgow Thursday …

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LAUNCH: Sexual and gender based violence in the refugee crisis: from displacement to arrival (SEREDA)

Join the launch of our report setting out the UK findings from a research study looking at the experiences of forced migrant victims of SGBV: 30th November 12 Noon via Teams  Over the past three years, the SEREDA research team, led by Professor Jenny Phillimore FAcSS, has conducted extensive research to understand the nature and incidence …

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DARNet – Join December 2nd!

Standing Together Against Domestic Abuse is excited to announce the launch of the MOPAC funded review of London Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conferences (MARACS). The review was carried out by Standing Together in collaboration with the Centre for Abuse Research (CARe) at the University of Suffolk. The project started in July 2021 and research concluded in September 2021 and will be published in …

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The Tortoise Police Inquiry

The Tortoise Policing Inquiry, Friday 19th November, 10:00 – 15:45Throughout 2021, the policing of violence against women and girls has come under renewed and widespread scrutiny. Why are police forces consistently failing to protect women and girls from sexual and violent crime? Are priorities being skewed? Does prevention work have low status compared to ‘after …

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(Re)connecting on Gender-Based Violence Call for Papers

We are very excited to announce this Call for Papers for a joint initiative between LEX Research Network https://www.lexnetwork.org/  and the VAWGRN.     VAWGRN members (Olivia Smith, Celeste Pompeii, Kassie Matthews & Miranda) have been giving very generously of their time.   In collaboration with colleagues in the LEX Research Network (headed up by Sharron Fitzgerald and her …

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Fully-funded PhD Studentship in the Institute for Social Justice and Crime at the University of Suffolk

Fully-funded PhD Studentship in the Institute for Social Justice and Crime at the University of Suffolk  ‘Specialism in Policing Rape and Serious Sexual Offences.’  Supervised by Professor Miranda Horvath, Dr Mark Manning and Dr Kari Davies. Application deadline 16th December 2021, interviews on 5th January 2022.  Applications are invited for an exciting and innovative three-year, full …

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