Crossing the Line Talk at the United Nations
LAF Program Manager Holly Kearl, co-author of AAUW’s 2011 report, Crossing the Line: Sexual Harassment at School,will speak about sexual harassment in schools during the 2013 United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). The theme this year is Elimination and Prevention of All Forms of Violence against Women and Girls, and the panels are held in venues near the United Nations over the two weeks of the CSW meetings. The AAUW panel will take place during the parallel events for nonprofit organizations. Kearl will talk about AAUW’s findings and recommendations, and three high school students will join her to share their experiences.
The event is open to the public, and AAUW members are welcome to attend: March 6, 2013, 2:30-4 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 221 East 52nd Street (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues), New York, New York.