Violence Against Women: Global Cost and Consequences

Date: Thursday, October 1, 2009 Time: 02:30 PM Location: 106 Dirksen Senate Office Building Presiding: Senator Kerry

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Witnesses

Panel 1

  1. The Honorable Melanne Verveer
    Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues
    Department of State
    Washington , DC
  2. The Honorable Stephen Rapp
    Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues
    Department of State
    Washington , DC

Panel 2

  1. Major General Patrick Cammaert
    Former Military Advisor to the UN Secretary General
    Former UN Force Commander for the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
    New York , NY
  2. The Honorable Donald Steinberg
    Deputy President International Crisis Group
    Former Ambassador to Angola
    Brussels , Belgium
  3. Ms. Geeta Rao Gupta
    President
    International Center for Research on Women
    Washington , DC
  4. Ms. Esta Soler
    President and Founder
    Family Violence Prevention Fund (FVPF)
    San Francisco , CA