8th #APCRSHR10 Dialogues: Sexual and gender based violence during COVID-19 pandemic

On Thursday, 14th May 2020 (11am Cambodia/ Thailand time, 4pm Fiji, 5pm Tonga, 9:30am India), 8th episode of #APCRSHR10 Dialogues will focus on sexual and gender based violence during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Asia and the Pacific region.

Panel of experts:
  • Abigail Erikson, Ending Violence Against Women Programme Specialist, UN Women, Fiji Multi-Country Office
  • Ofa-Ki-Levuka Guttenbeil-Likiliki, Director, Women and Children Crisis Centre (WCCC), Tonga
  • Dr Chivorn Var, Executive Director of Reproductive Health Association of Cambodia (RHAC) and Convener of 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights (APCRSHR10), Cambodia
  • Matcha Phorn-in, an ethnic minority Lesbian Feminist Women Human Right Defender, Founder Executive Director of Sangsan Anakot Yawachon Development Project

Given the challenges posed by COVID-19 pandemic, online/ virtual learning and knowledge sharing on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) should continue. With this intent and commitment, we welcome you to this episode of #APCRSHR10 Dialogues on 11th May.

To join the #APCRSHR10 Dialogues, click here or go to: www.bit.ly/apcrshr

#APCRSHR10 Dialogues is a special series of fortnightly online interviews with SRHR leaders in Asia Pacific, on the overarching theme of "Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) in Asia Pacific: 2030 SDGs vision and 2020 realities" - which is also the theme of 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights (APCRSHR10). Co-hosted by APCRSHR10 and CNS, these online interviews are streamed LIVE every fortnight in lead up to the conference.
  • LIVE streamed on Zoom connecting online participants with SRHR leaders in Asia Pacific (everyone is welcome to watch/ listen and join the online conversation every fortnight in lead up to the APCRSHR10)
  • Streamed on Facebook LIVE and also feed into other social media (such as YouTube, DailyMotion, Instagram TV, TikTok, APCRSHR10 and CNS websites)
  • Processed into a Podcast (which are available via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, aCast, TuneIn, BluBrry, PodTail, etc)
  • Feed into in-depth thematic articles (which get published via CNS syndication and other media)
  • Disseminated via social media (such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Reddit, etc)


APCRSHR10 and CNS teams

Email: editor@citizen-news.org