woman holding sign I am Sahra BulleAn online roundtable Friday, March 8, will discuss next steps in the fight against intimate partner violence.

Webinar to consider steps against intimate partner violence

A roundtable discussion will explore next steps in the fight against intimate partner violence on International Women’s Day, Friday, March 8.

A collaborative initiative of the Sahra Bulle Foundation and the UWindsor Office of the Vice-President, People, Equity, and Inclusion, the #IAmSahraBulle Intimate Partner Violence Virtual Roundtable will run 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Microsoft Teams.

Moderated by educator and activist Fartumo Kusow, the panel features speakers:

  • Lisa Gretzky, MPP Windsor West
  • Kathryn L. Smithen, family lawyer
  • Sukanya Pillay, human rights lawyer and executive director of the UWindsor Office Of Student Rights and Responsibilities
  • Marissa Rakus, graduate student of psychology
  • David Pitawanakwat, Indigenous justice co-ordinator at Legal Assistance of Windsor
  • Angelo Marignani, Windsor city councillor

The event is free and open to all. Register here: bit.ly/combatipv.

For additional information, contact Kusow at fkusow87@gmail.com or Kayla Hurst at kayla@uwindsor.ca.