Sexual and Gender-based Violence in Colombia a Feminist Perspective on Security
|29 Nov 2022
|6:00 pm — 8:00 pm GMT |1:00 pm—3:00 pm EST
|Summet Valrani Lecture Theatre. 1st Floor Centre Building. London School of Economics. Houghton St, London WC2A 2AE
Join in a conversation with three Colombian human rights defenders Nasa Indigenous leader, Margarita Hilamo, Lawyer specialising in the Prevention of Sexual Violence, Carolina Solano, and Lizeth Trejos, coordinator of the Observatory of Human Rights and Violence against Women of the Association of Indigenous Councils of Northern Cauca.
The speakers will address the situation of the intersectionality of gender-based violence with a focus on indigenous communities and a feminist perspective on security and prevention.
Free entrance but registration is required.
The event will also be live streamed.
Voices from Colombia: challenges to resistance and defending women’s and environmental rights in the territories
Come and hear from three courageous Colombian human rights defenders. Join in a conversation with three Colombian human rights defenders who will address the situation of violence and threats encountered as they seek to defend their territory from multinationals, megaprojects, and economic interests. There will be a specific focus on…