Honour Based Violence: Forced Marriage

Date & Time:

Tuesday 9 March 2021 (9.45 - 12.30)

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Virtual, N/a


Course Aim: To provide participants with the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills for safeguarding children and young people who may experience honour based violence including forced marriage and female genital mutilation.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the course participants will:

  • Be able to identify different aspects of life style beliefs and conformities across minority ethnic communities.
  • Understand the concept of ‘Honour’ and its significant impact upon the lifestyles of many communities.
  • Recognise how partners, families and communities use violence as a way of maintaining and reinforcing Honour
  • Recognise the vulnerabilities of victims of Forced Marriage 
  • Recognise a wide range of multi-agency actions that can be used to effectively deal with cases of HBV and consider a risk assessment process for victims.

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Further Information:


Sarb Athwal and Clive Driscol

Venue Details:

Virtual, N/a