Archive: May2012

Survey on Abuse of People With Disabilities

Survey on Abuse of People With Disabilities

The Disability and Abuse Project is asking people to complete their survey. From their call for participants: This is the first national survey of its kind -- one that focuses on incidents of, response to, and attitudes about, abuse or…

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Ending Violence Against Women Globally

Ending Violence Against Women Globally

VAWnet has a new special collection--Ending Violence Against Women Globally: International Policies, Programs and Approaches. What a fantastic compilation of resources on prevention and response to gender-based violence around the world.

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Transgender Health

Transgender Health

I love that the US Department of Health and Human Services is hosting this webinar (as part of Healthy People 2020): Spotlight on LGBT Health: Transgender Health Issues. If your knowledge of how to best assess and care for transgender patients is…

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Legal Barriers to Justice for Native Women

Legal Barriers to Justice for Native Women

The National Indigenous Women's Resource Center is hosting a webinar on May 9th from 1-2:30 MDT, Legal Barriers to Justice for Native Women. From the site: Federal law prohibits tribal governments from prosecuting non-Native offenders, and only allows tribal governments…

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