Olhão promotes conference on domestic violence

Initiatives will mark National Week to Combat Inequalities

The Municipality of Olhão will mark the National Week for Combating Inequalities with different initiatives, including the conference “Domestic Violence: Reflections and Technical Intervention”, which will take place on 24 October, at the José Mariano Gago Municipal Library, at 14:30 pm.

In this conference, which, according to the Municipality of Olhão, will be "one of the highlights" of the program, "the intention is to reflect on the issue of domestic violence, from the perspective of technical intervention, as well as to raise awareness of this drama that affects many people, irrespective of sex, age or social status'.

José Falcão Amaro is the guest speaker at this initiative, which will be moderated by psychologist Daniela Machado.

Admission is free, but registration is mandatory, and must be done until October 22, via email [email protected].

“During this week, awareness-raising actions are also taking place on issues of equality, with the distribution of leaflets in public places in the county, with the aim of raising awareness of the problem of domestic violence, in dating or resulting from homophobia and human trafficking », added the Chamber of Olhão.