Self-defence at the European Parliament

The WFC participated in a hearing at the European Parliament (EP) organised by MEP Malin Björk on 4 March 2015 on the occasion of International Women’s Day: “Living lives free from gender-based violence – women’s self-defence as a strategy for empowerment and prevention of violence against women and girls.” Karin Heisecke, Senior Project Manager, was a speaker at the session on “feminist self-defence as tool to prevent violence against women and girls.”

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