World Conference on Family Violence
September 8-11, 1998
New Delhi, India
Phone: (800) 720-6115
Web site: http://www.wcfv.org
The goal of the World Conference on Family Violence is to focus on
practical, sustainable solutions that can be implemented in different
cultures to stem the growing trend of family violence.
The World Conference on Family Violence will address the continuum of
violence by encompassing the interdependent relationships of child,
intimate partner, and elder.
Thousands of social workers, elected and government officials,
advocates, educators, religious leaders and legal and medical professionals
from around the world are expected to attend.
Conference attendees will exchange information about the long-term
implications of family violence. Most Conference work will focus on
and developing implementable alternatives to fear and violence in
Practitioners will exchange information on how to intervene in potentially
situations, and provide support
for families through courts, workplaces, social networks, schools,
churches, support groups, the health care system, and local government.
Provide each delegate with practical models of sustainable
solutions to family violence
Provide the resources for practitioners to combat the problem
within the cultural and contextual environment at home
Address the continuum of family violence in an interactive,
Provide the framework and development resources for future
implementation of regional and international exchanges
Paper proposal forms and instructions for registering are available on
the web site. Please contact them, not me for further information.
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