Special Announcement


The Trauma of Separation: Complexities and Risks

The Trauma of Separation: Complexities and Risks
International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. In honor of International Women’s Day, this presentation will explore the trauma, barriers and risks that domestic abuse survivors face when separating from an abusive partner, offering both a multicultural clinical perspective and legal considerations.
Wednesday, March 20, 2024 | 9:00 am-10:30 am EST | Virtual

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: 2309 773 9795
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Opening Remarks: Lisa D. Cespedes, Senior HR Specialist, Corporate Case Management, People and Culture, WBG
• Michelle Dodge, JD, LICSW, RPT-S
• Robin Rachel Runge, Consultant and Distinguished Professorial Lecturer 
• Julius Kofi Manu, MA, BA.Th, CPE/PgDip.Law, Pg.Cert Org. Consulting, International Consultant
Moderator: Kahlill Palmer, Senior Race Equity Officer, MEF, WBG
Closing Remarks: Laurence Telson, Coordinator, Domestic Abuse Prevention Program (DAPP), WBG
Open to: WBG, IMF, and IDB staff, spouses, domestic partners and family members.
In Partnership with: WBG/IMF Health & Safety Directorate (HSD), and the Domestic Abuse Prevention Program (DAPP).