Femicide event foto

On March 28, 2013, a conference on the “Prevention of Violence Against Women and Femicide” was held at the Vienna International Center. It was co-sponsored by ACUNS, EXIT, Parents Workshop Vienna, and the Universal Peace Federation (UPF).



Esteemed guests included Dr. Zhannat Kosmukhamedova, Expert HIV/AIDS Prevention & Care Division, UNODC; HE Maria Oyeyinka Laose, Ambassador of Nigeria to Austria; and HE Ayoob M. Erfani, Ambassador of Afghanistan to Austria. Distinguished participants presided over both sessions: HRH Princess of Thailand and Ambassador to Austria and Dr. Shantu Watt, Vice President of the United Nations Women’s Guild.

Briefing Note on Femicide

Conference Report (pdf)

Report on Side Event: “Stop the Killing of Women and Girls“