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Roundtable Gender, Violence and Politics Pushing Women Out.

2017-03-17

Invitation to a roundtable on the topic "Gender, Violence and Politics: Pushing Women Out"

Is backlash to women's political participation rising? Do we see a new form of political violence? What role does social media play? What can policymakers do?

Invitation to a roundtable on the topic "Gender, Violence and Politics: Pushing Women Out"

Is backlash to women's political participation rising? Do we see a new form of political violence? What role does social media play? What can policymakers do?

March 29, 17.15-18.30

Brusewitzsalen, Östra Ågatan 19, Uppsala University 

Among the prominent speakers are:

Mona Lena Krook (Associate Professor of Political Science at Rutgers University)

Sandra Pepera (Director Gender, Women and Democracy at National Democratic Institute)

Jennifer Piscopo (Assistant Professor of Politics, Occidental College)

Gabrielle Bardall (APSA Congressional Fellow)

Julie Ballington (Policy Advisor on Political Participation at UN Women)

Moderator: Elin Bjarnegård (Associate Professor of Political Science at Uppsala University)

Organizers: The Department of Government (Uppsala University) and Uppsala Forum on Democracy, Peace and Justice 

For more information and abstract please see the attachment and visit Uppsala Forum's website: http://www.uppsalaforum.uu.se/kalendarium/.  

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Roundtable Gender, Violence and Politics Pushing Women Out.

2017-03-17

Invitation to a roundtable on the topic "Gender, Violence and Politics: Pushing Women Out"

Is backlash to women's political participation rising? Do we see a new form of political violence? What role does social media play? What can policymakers do?

Invitation to a roundtable on the topic "Gender, Violence and Politics: Pushing Women Out"

Is backlash to women's political participation rising? Do we see a new form of political violence? What role does social media play? What can policymakers do?

March 29, 17.15-18.30

Brusewitzsalen, Östra Ågatan 19, Uppsala University 

Among the prominent speakers are:

Mona Lena Krook (Associate Professor of Political Science at Rutgers University)

Sandra Pepera (Director Gender, Women and Democracy at National Democratic Institute)

Jennifer Piscopo (Assistant Professor of Politics, Occidental College)

Gabrielle Bardall (APSA Congressional Fellow)

Julie Ballington (Policy Advisor on Political Participation at UN Women)

Moderator: Elin Bjarnegård (Associate Professor of Political Science at Uppsala University)

Organizers: The Department of Government (Uppsala University) and Uppsala Forum on Democracy, Peace and Justice 

For more information and abstract please see the attachment and visit Uppsala Forum's website: http://www.uppsalaforum.uu.se/kalendarium/.