Capita announce their Tackling Honour Based Violence, Forced Marriage and FGM Conference

This conference comes as forced marriage is criminalised in the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act. Never has there been a more important time to come together in a multi-agency response to these critical issues.
 
 
HBV, FM and FGM Picture
HBV, FM and FGM Picture
 
LONDON - May 8, 2014 - PRLog -- Tackling Honour Based Violence, Forced Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation Conference
Wednesday, 16 July 2014
Central London

Expert speakers include:

Keynote: Norman Baker MP, Minister of State for Crime Prevention, Home Office
Keynote: Mak Chishty, Commander for North London, Metropolitan Police and Honour Based Violence Lead, Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO)
Chaz Akoshile, Joint Head, Forced Marriage Unit
Dr Comfort Momoh MBE, FGM and Public Health Specialist, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and Board Member, FGM National Clinical Group

About the event:

Our Tackling Honour Based Violence, Forced Marriage and FGM comes as forced marriage is criminalised in the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act and the government publishes its renewed action plan in A Call to End Violence against Women and Girls.

Never has there been a more important time to come together in a multi-agency response to these critical issues.

Hear from the Minister for Crime Prevention and expert colleagues from police, health, local government, education, housing and the voluntary sector on:

• Driving forward partnership working to enable prevention, support and protection for victims and those at risk
• How the new forced marriage legislation will be enforced and how this can be used in tandem with FMPOs to increase choice for individuals
• Examining how to equip the health workforce with the knowledge to identify FGM and report into clear structures that eliminate the opportunity for delay and ensures accountability for successful outcomes
• Discovering how ACPO and the Metropolitan Police Service are strengthening the police response to HBV, FM and FGM
• Gaining transferable advice from a college and local authority panel that has overcome barriers to information sharing

For more information:
http://www.capitaconferences.co.uk/public-sector-conferen...

Download the brochure:
http://www.capitaconferences.co.uk/pdfgen.html?filename=T...

DISCOUNT: BOOK A THIRD DELEGATE AT HALF PRICE

Contact: Amna Khan on 020 7202 0562 or amna.khan@capita.co.uk (mailto:amna.khan@capita.co.uk)

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