Roots of Change: Men, Sex and Justice Conference

Date/Time: 
10/28/2009 (All day) to 10/30/2009 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Portland State University

City: 
Portland
Country: 
USA
Sponsoring Agency: 
Oregon Attorney General's Sexual Assault Task Force, Portland State University, Women's Resource Center, National Organization for Men Against Sexism
Description: 

34th National Conference on Men and Masculinity This conference will address a broad range of issues pertaining to men and masculinity and the prevention of sexual violence, with an emphasis on addressing the root causes in order to prevent violence before it occurs. Workshops will address the interrelated factors that influence sexual violence, the development and implementation of effective programs, current research in sexual violence prevention and healthy sexuality promotion, and gender equity as it relates to sexual violence.

Who Should Attend • Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Prevention Professionals • Campus Professionals • Students • Public Health Professionals • Child Abuse Professionals • Community & Youth Organizers And others who are interested in examining the intersections of social justice issues (e.g., gender, sexual orientation, race, culture, ability) with sexual violence prevention. Conference Sponsors • Oregon Attorney General's Sexual Assault Task Force • Portland State University, Women's Resource Center • National Organization for Men Against Sexism

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