Lyric Thompson, Women for Women International’s policy analyst, is going to be the keynote speaker at the 14th International Conference on Violence, Abuse and Trauma in San Diego, California. This conference is put on by the Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma (IVAT), an international resource and training center at Alliant International University.
Lyric is going to be giving an overview of violence against women in war/conflict in all of the countries Women for Women International works in. She is also going to be discussing exactly what Women for Women is doing to help.
The conference is going to be held September 23-26. All registration for this event is on-site.
If you would like to learn more information or to view the conference schedule, visit the IVAT website: http://www.ivatcenters.org/