A National Conference for a Safe Ireland - Westport, 25 Nov

Posted on 23 Oct 2019 Last updated on 29 Oct 2019

Safe Ireland invites you to join us at our National Conference for a Safe Ireland, which will be taking place on the 25th of November 2019 in Westport, coinciding with International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. 

Safe Ireland Conference 2019
Attend the Safe Ireland Conference - Nov 25 2019, Westport, Co. Mayo

The underpinning theme of our conference is prevention and what we need to understand, learn and do if we are to create communities that are safe and free from violence. 

This National Conference for a Safe Ireland will bring together national and international experts, leaders and trailblazers, practitioners, policy makers, academics, funders and other stakeholders in the field of domestic violence reduction. It offers a unique opportunity for learning, creating change, collaboration, engagement, and being at the heart of the movement to end domestic violence. 

Confirmed speakers include:  

  • Lynn Rosenthal - the first White House Advisor on Violence Against Women 
  • Ryan Hart - Coercive Control Survivor and Activist
  • Davina James Hanman - Leading UK Coercive Control Expert 
  • Detective Supt. Gordon McCreadie - Police Scotland's National lead for Domestic Abuse,  Forced Marriage, HBA and Stalking & Harassment 

The final programme will be announced in the coming weeks.

A certificate of attendance will be given towards CPD for any attendee who needs same.

Click here for more details on the conference and to book your place.