Going the Second Mile: Asian-Pacific Shelters: Going the Second Mile with Advocacy and Service Work
Time/Date/Venue: 8:30am on Monday 10th March (CCUN Boss Room)
CO-SPONSOR: The Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association (PPSEAWA), Asian Network of Women’s Shelters
CHAIR: Hui-Jung Chi, CEO of The Garden of Hope Foundation, Taiwan, (East Asia/Taiwan).
1) Bandana Rana, President of Saathi/Chair of Global Network of Women’s Shelters (South Asia/Nepal). Title: Advocacy and Shelter Work in South Asia
2) Anthony Carlisle, International Affairs Supervisor , The Garden of Hope Foundation, Taiwan, (East Asia/Taiwan). Title: Towards Economic Independence of Survivors
5) Margaret Augerinos, CEO of Centre for Non-Violence (Oceania/Australia) and Julie Oberin, CEO for Annie North Women’s Refuge (Oceania/Australia). Title: Australian Welfare Policies that Hampers Economic Independence of DV Survivors
6) Ivy Josiah, Executive Director at Women’s Aid Organisation (South-East Asia/Malaysia). Title: Women’s lived realities are core to advocacy