Conference: Crime and fear in public places - patterns, challenges and actions

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This interdisciplinary forum challenges the dichotomy between women’s and men’s safety by offering 2 days of discussions about individual’s right to safe public places in national and international contexts. The first day focuses on trends and patterns, country-specific ‘infrastructures’ dealing with victimisation and perceived safety and the second day is devoted to what is needed to promote change.

Keynote speakers

  • Liz Kelly, London, Metropolitan University, UK
  • Juma Assiago, Global Coordinator of the Safer Cities Programme at UN-Habitat
  • Elsa Marie D’silva, Safe City Initiative, India
  • Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris, UCLA , USA
  • Reza Arjmand, Lund University, Sweden
  • Katja Grillner, KTH, Sweden
  • Zozan Inci, Roks, the National Organisation for Women’s Shelters, Sweden
  • Fionna Gray, Durham University, UK
  • Anna Möller, Emergency Clinic for Rape Victims, SÖS, Sweden

The conference will take place from 17 to 18 October 2018, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Abstract submission is open until 16th September 2018.
Registration: 1st May to 12th October 2018.
The conference is free of charge but registration is mandatory.

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