Reflections on the National Sexual Assault Conference from New Zealand
PreventConnect and CALCASA’s David Lee with Sandra Dickson from New Zealand’s Te Ohaakii a Hine – National Network Ending Sexual Violence Together
Among the 1400 people who attended the National Sexual Assault Conference in August 2013, they came from throughout the United States, territories and seven countries. Traveling all the way from New Zealand, Sandra Dickson, National Sexual Violence Primary Prevention Coordinator – Tauiwi Caucus of Te Ohaakii a Hine – National Network Ending Sexual Violence Together (TOAH-NNEST), described the prevention-oriented workshops she attended in the special edition of their newsletter Imagining the Solution.
Click here to check out this 26 page report of the keynote addresses and workshops.
David S. Lee, MPH, is the Director of Prevention Services at the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault where he provides training and technical assistance on prevention. David manages the national project PreventConnect, an online community of violence against women prevention practitioners, funders, researchers and activists. For over 27 years David has worked in efforts to end domestic violence and sexual assault.