Violence Against Women: the power of men, the power of rights

Event date: 
28 Nov 2008
12:30pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Room, Level 2, Law Building, UNSW

The Australian Human Rights Centre invites you to Violence Against Women: the power of men, the power of rights with Ineke Boerefijn and Penelope Andrews.

Ineke Boerefijn is an associate professor at the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights, School of Law, Utrecht University. Formerly the ‘Opzij Chair’ at the Centre for Gender and Diversity, Maastricht University, she is currently a Visiting Research Fellow at the Australian Human Rights Centre, UNSW Faculty of Law.

Penelope Andrews is Professor of Law at Valparaiso University Law School and Chair of Law at LaTrobe University. She has taught in the United States, Australia, Canada, South Africa and Europe and has held visiting positions including the Stoneman Professor of Law and Democracy at Albany Law School and the Ariel F. Sallows Chair in Human Rights, University of Saskatchewan.

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