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IGDS Break the Silence Awards and Media Highlights

Posted Thursday, November 09, 2017


In recognition of Universal Children's Day and in celebration of the Break the Silence (BTS) Teacher Training and Student Art Contest: Raising Awareness about Gender, Child Sexual Abuse and Implications for HIV in Trinidad and Tobago, the Institute for Gender and Development Studies (IGDS) is hosting their first Art in Schools Awards and Break the Silence Media Campaign Highlights.

The event takes place on November 20 from 10am to noon at the School of Education Auditorium.  There will be performances, multimedia video clips, teachers’ toolkits and more.

For further information on this event and to confirm your interest in attending, please email tricia.basdeo@sta.uwi.edu or call IGDS at 662-2002 ext 83577 / 84054. To view the Facebook event, please click here.

The BTS Student Art Contest and Media Launch is open to the public. It is particularly important for the media, educators, policymakers; and persons working in the field of gender policy, planning and development, social services, mental health, and public health.

For more on BTS, please visit: http://sta.uwi.edu/igds/breakthesilence/

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