HCRI Speaker Series – Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo; State Violence in Peacetime: the forgotton angle, 24 October 2012
Abi Dymond from theÂ Omega Research FoundationÂ will present the first seminar in HCRI’s speaker series for 2012/13 which will tackle both of the following issues:
- Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo:Â Voices of the People and NGO Responses
- State Violence in Peacetime – the forgotton angle: Security, Policing and Weapons in the Modern World
Abi graduated with an M.A. in Development Studies from IDPM, University of Manchester, in 2009. Since then she has engaged in both research and practice in the field of conflict and human rights. In this Speaker Series event, Abi reflects on her previous research and discusses her current work with Omega.
Free of charge and open to all students, academics and NGO workers, simply come along at 3pmÂ See programme for times & venue