Social Work in the Global Environment
The 12th Annual Conference on Social Work in the Global Environment
Promoting Women’s Human Rights in Local and Global Communities
Date: Friday, November 3, 2023
The aim/intent of the Social Work in the Global Environment Conference is to contribute to the local-global perspectives in social work, utilizing the strategy: thinking globally and acting locally. The theme of the 2023 Social Work in the Global Environment conference is Promoting Women’s Human Rights in Local and Global Communities.
Presenters and discussants will provide historical overview of women’s movement and activism. There will be a discussion on men’s accountability for gender equality, focusing on women’s autonomy, equality, and reproductive rights. Topics related to gender-based violence in the workplace, invisible labor, economic insecurity, and intimate partner violence will also be presented.
Specific actions, advocacy efforts, and challenges encountered by social workers and helping professionals will be discussed.
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