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Voicing the Invisible: Gender-based Violence in Asian American Communities

Organizer: A/P/A Institute at NYU
Venue: NYU Center of Multicultural Education & Programs Lounge
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60 Washington Square South, 804/5
New York, NY 10012
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Add to Calendar 12/07/2018 06:00 PM 12/07/2018 09:00 PM America/New_York Voicing the Invisible: Gender-based Violence in Asian American Communities More detail: http://apa.nyu.edu/event/voicing-the-invisible-gender-based-violence-in-the-asian-american-community/ NYU Center of Multicultural Education & Programs Lounge, New York, NY, 10012

Presented by 16 Days NYC and the API/A Social Work Students for Change. Co-sponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU and UN Women Metro NY Chapter.

This panel discussion will focus on sexual violence, domestic violence, trafficking, and other forms of gender-based violence as experienced within Asian American communities. Featured speakers will address the role of social stigma, gender expectations and stereotypes, and the intersections of multiple social identities.

Featuring Shana Bhattacharya (Sakhi for South Asian Women), Anita Teekah (Anti-Trafficking Program, Safe Horizon), Aya Tasaki (Womankind), and others to be announced.

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