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March 21, 2013
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Group to discuss "Women in Leadership And Ending Violence against Women"

The public is invited to a “Conversation about Women in Leadership and Violence against Women,” a discussion facilitated by Gather the Women of Nevada County/ Women Waking the World from 6:30 to 8: 30 p.m. on March 27 at Valentina’s Bistro & Bakery,1041 Sutton Way in Grass Valley.

Elisa Parker, co-founder of See Jane Do and Kimberly D’Urso will be reporting on their participation in the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. Robin Milam will join Parker and D’Urso in a follow-up to One Billion Rising. The pair will lead a discussion regarding the next steps to preventing and ending violence against women in our community as well as local sex trafficking and the non-availability of rape test kits in our community.

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