Good Conversations - Forced marriage, slavery and family violence

Presenter/s: Emeritus Professor Gillian Triggs, Jenny Stanger, National Manager The Salvation Army, Laura Vidal, Policy and Research Specialist, Good Shepherd Australia, Michal Morris, CEO of inTouch Multicultural Centre against Family Violence

Event type: Panel

Event date: Thursday, 7 June 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Event venue: Melbourne Town Hall (Swanston Hall) 90–130 Swanston Street, Melbourne


Join human rights champion Emeritus Professor Gillian Triggs and other leaders in policy and practice as we explore the link between forced marriage, slavery and family violence. The evening will begin with a keynote presentation by Gillian Triggs followed by a panel discussion chaired by Jenny Stanger.

Light refreshments will be served from 5:30pm. The keynote presentation will start promptly at 6:15pm.

The #GoodConversations event series shines a light on social policies that disadvantage women and their children. Good Shepherd brings together policy experts, sector colleagues and passionate members of the public to exchange information, discuss policy and build networks.

Tickets available online


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