2nd World Conference
Published: Apr 11 2015
The 2nd World Conference of Women’s Shelters was held in 2012 in Washington DC, USA and was a great succes! More than 1400 participants from 80 countries exchanged knowledge and experiences. Participants experienced that working in women’s shelters is not an isolated thing and long lasting bonds were forged. Key note speakers included former president Bill Clinton, crown princess Mary of Denmark and actress Reese Witherspoon. The conference gained a lot of media attention from the US and the international press.