Consciousness-raising and Prevention in the Struggle Against Violence and War
Report on the conference in November 2011 in Brussels
In November 2011, the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation Brussels invited women peace activists, peace researchers and policy makers to the conference “Consciousness-Raising and prevention in the struggle against violence and war”. The conference aimed to facilitate the exchange of experiences of women in resisting and struggling against violence and war. It also aimed to define new approaches and recommendations to strengthen women’s resistance on the ground and to lay down strategies that strengthen feminist perspectives and women’s positions in areas such as peace building and reconciliation processes.