The Domestic Violence Conference held on the 23rd March 2017 was attended by over 80 people from public and NGO sector. It was opened by Deputy Minister of Social Policy of the Sverdlovsk Region Evgeny Shapovalov and Martin Fener, Consul General of Great Britain in Ekaterinburg. The conference was chaired by Ludmila Ermakova, director of the Crisis Centre “Ekaterina” and chair of the coalition of the Crisis Centres. Following research and exchange visits the newly developed Domestic Violence Service Standards were presented and shared with professionals.
URU Connect presented British experience of developing and implementing standards on Domestic Violence in the UK.

24 May 2013, 6:30pm - 9.30pm
The Birmingham & Midland Institute (Gallery Room) Margaret Street, Birmingham, B3 3BS
Presentations by
Mavluda Shirinova, Chair, The Social Initiatives Support Fund, Uzbekistan (
Jo Cameron “Women in Leadership”, The Founder of The Achievers Academy for Women
Chaired by: Kath Rees, CEO, The Haven Wolverhampton (
£4 (Adults), Children Free
Display/Sale of Uzbek Arts and Crafts/Light refreshments provided
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Event Supported by British Russian Society in the Midlands