The Guam Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Family Violence (GCASAFV) presents...
 
Addressing Sexual Violence
Training for Interpreters
Friday, December 9, 2022
8:30 AM-12:30 PM
The Hilton Guam Resort & Spa
Chuchuko Room

 
Registration and Check-in starts at 8:00 AM 
*Please note this training will only be offered In-Person
This training event is funded in part by Grant #15JOVW-21-GG-00693-MUMU awarded by the US Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women (USDOJ/OVW); Grant #2201GUSDVC awarded by the Family Violence Prevention and Services/Grants to State Domestic Violence Coalitions, Administration for Children and Families, US Department of Health and Human Services; and Grants #STOP 2020-WF-AX-0014 and #15JOVW-21-GG-00558-MUMU provided by the Governor’s Community Outreach – Federal Programs Office, Office of the Governor of Guam, awarded by the USDOJ/OVW. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this event are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of GCASAFV and these funding agencies.
About the Training
The Guam Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Family Violence (GCASAFV) is hosting the Addressing Sexual Violence Training for Interpreters. This training will be facilitated by Nina Jusuf,  co-founder of the National Organization of Asians and Pacific Islanders Ending Sexual Violence (NAPIESV). This will build interpreter skills to support agencies who provide services to victims/survivors of intimate partner and sexual violence with limited English proficiency, are Deaf, or hard of hearing.
Presenter
Nina Jusuf has been working on domestic violence and sexual assault issues since 1992, starting as a hotline volunteer before becoming a shelter-based domestic violence advocate and later as the Executive Director of the San Francisco Women Against Rape for five years. She is one of the founders of NAPIESV and has led numerous trainings and technical assistance on sexual assault and domestic violence issues in general and Asian Pacific Islander-specific trauma-informed services. Nina believes in collective wellness beyond self-care and has led/facilitated trainings on organizational sustainability; multicultural wellness, sustaining activists and activism; and genuine security for survivors, activists, and women human rights defenders in Asia, the Balkans, and United States. In addition, Nina has experience in leading an experiential learning-based youth organization and overseeing Home Based Childcare Center and Nutrition Program. She can be reached at nina@napiesv.org.
Deadline to register is December 2, 2022.

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