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Thursday, August 22, 2024

Consent

Time: 11am to 12:30pm

In partnership with The Young Women’s Movement and The Scottish Youth Parliament

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£7.50 full price and £5 concession

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Event description

Every young person should know what healthy relationships are, what they look like both in-person and online. Join the panel to discuss how young people can be supported in their understanding of healthy relationships, safe spaces and consent.


Chair: Dr Anastacia Ryan, Chairperson of The Young Women’s Movement

Panellists:

Festival of Politics panellists

Professor Kirstin Mitchell leads a programme of research on social relationships and health. She is co-investigator on the British National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles Survey, (co)leading on sexual violence, sexual wellbeing, sexual function, and sexual attitudes. She leads a trial to evaluate Equally Safe at School, a whole-school approach to sexual harassment for secondary students in Scotland. She is editor of the Annual Review of Sex Research; and leads a project to design better measures for research in adolescent sexuality.

Lucy Allan has been a member of Bold Girls Ken, a partnership project between NSPCC Scotland and The Young Women's Movement, since 2022. She will be studying criminology and sociology at Stirling University later this year.

Hannah Brown has been a member of Bold Girls Ken, a partnership project between NSPCC Scotland and The Young Women's Movement, since 2022. She will start her Law Degree in September.

 

Interpreters: Andy Carmichael and Tessa Slaughter

Accessibility

British Sign Language (BSL) interpretation is available at this event. 

All Scottish Parliament event locations:

  • are accessible by lift or level access, and venues are accessible to wheelchair users
  • welcome guide dogs or other assistance dogs

Some venues are fitted with induction loop facilities.

Please contact us in advance if you have any access requirements.  

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Other events that day

Thursday, August 22, 2024

In association with the Scottish Council on Global Affairs

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