Great Hall, Memorial Union
Wednesday, November 6th, 7:00 pm
Zainab Bangura, United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, will be speaking at UW-Madison on November 7. Her talk, entitled "Sexual Violence in Areas of Armed Conflict," will examine the use of sexual violence in conflict, the scope of the problem, and the global impact. Attendees will learn how citizens can help to eradicate rape as a weapon of war.
"International Legal Frameworks on Sexual Violence"
Lubar Commons, Room 7200, Law School
Thursday, November 7, 12:00 pm
She will present a second talk on Thursday, November 7th, discussing the UN's role in establishing an international legal framework to combat sexual violence in conflict. Her talk will highlight the challenges and successes of her office, the UN’s work in strengthening the rule of law and security institutions, in particular the police,...