Gender role structure and violence in a cultural context a two decade long research collaboration between Sri Lanka and Sweden

  • Date: –16:00
  • Location: Utbildningssalen, Nationellt centrum för kvinnofrid (NCK), 1 tr, entrance 17, Uppsala University Hospital
  • Organiser: Institutionen för kvinnors och barns hälsa
  • Contact person: Ass. Prof. Pia Axemo
  • Konferens

Introduction and historical overview of the collabaration between Sri Lanka and Sweden – Prof. Gunilla Lindmark, Uppsala University

Gender based violence and public health aspects in a globalized society – Prof. Kumudu Wijewardana, Colombo University

Gender based violence as a topic in research and education; experiences from Sri Lanka – Ass. Prof. Pia Axemo, Uppsala University

15.10- 15.30
The Phenomenon or Ragging; violence among university students in Sri Lanka – Dr. Ayanthi Wickramasinghe, Uppsala University, Senior Prof. Elisabeth Darj, NTNU , and Uppsala University

Discussion Chairpersons – Prof. Birgitta Essén, Uppsala University & Dr. Amanda Wickramasinghe, Pepperdine University.USA

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