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Round table on the issue of abusing women from vulnerable groups

On the 10th of December 2014 in Tomsk, the first academic-practical conference on the issue of domestic violence took place. At this event there was…

On the 10th of December 2014 in Tomsk, the first academic-practical conference on the issue of domestic violence took place. At this event there was a round table dedicated to the issue of abusing women from vulnerable groups, where EVA Board member Natalia Sidorenko presented a report. 

 

At the round table a great number of specialists from city and regional social protection service, and from nursery schools, schools, and non-profit organizations gathered. 

 

The following individuals presented reports:

 

– Elena Borzunova – Director of the “Tomsk Anti-AIDS” Fund,

 

– Ekaterina Kokorina – Fund psychologist,

 

– Uliyana Belokon’ – Head of the department for assistance to women in difficult life situations at the charity “Helping Hand” («Рука помощи»),

 

– Elena Turutina – Head of the Women’s Crisis Center “Family” (МАУ ЦПСА «Семья»),

 

– Natalia Sidorenko – EVA Board member

 

In conclusion of the round table, a working group will be created to continue the work started in forming a program of events directed towards improving the lives of women from vulnerable groups in Tomsk. 

 

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