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Forced Marriage Information Session

Event Name Forced Marriage Information Session
Start Date 17th Oct 2018 10:00am
End Date 17th Oct 2018 12:00pm
Duration 2 hours
Description

Venue: Australian Red Cross Tasmania,146 Elizabeth Street, Hobart

Topics to be covered:

  • Definition and laws
  • Indicators and effects on victims
  • Reasons for engaging in the practice
  • Case studies
  • Supports available for victims
  • Helpful links for further knowledge development

Presented by Australian Red Cross’ Bicultural Community Health Program with support of the Family Violence Counselling & Support Service.

The session will also include a brief presentation by University of Tasmania researcher Mariyam Suha on her project on how community service providers in Tasmania respond to cases of forced marriage.

RSVP 10 October 2018 Kath.Kerr@communities.tas.gov.au