Mexican Studies Seminar: Sexual Harassment (Law) in Mexico

WhenFebruary 25, 2020 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
WhereSocial Science Research, Room 224
Contact InformationKatz Center for Mexican Studies
DescriptionYears before “Me Too” became a global phenomenon, women in Mexico were protesting against sexual harassment, as well as the State’s problematic response to it. In these past years, what has changed in matters of law and policy and what has remained the same?

Estefanía Vela Barba is the Executive Director of Intersecta, a policy research and advocacy organization focused on contributing to ending gender discrimination in Mexico.

Sponsored by the Katz Center for Mexican Studies.

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CategoriesConferences/Lectures, Seminars
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