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Interaction Workshop on Spectrum of Violence against Women in NepalVenue : Hotel Malla, Lainchowr, Kathmandu
Time : 18 June 2009
SIRF along with SAP International organized a one day workshop on “Spectrum of Violence against Women in Nepal”. The program aims: i) to sensitize the opinion of leaders to challenge and change the existing social and individual attitudes that accept violence against women as ‘normal’; ii) to generate the critical discourse on violence against women in domestic/private sphere and in workplace/public sphere; and iii) to identify issues and research agenda of violence against women especially in public sphere. The participants of the program were women right activist, representative of INGOs and NGOs, Lawyers, Politician, Journalist and other stakeholders. The program started with welcome remark and brief highlight on program by Mohan Das Manandhar, Senior Adviser of SRF.