“JUSTICE WITH GENDER PERSPECTIVE” INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS
2ND REGIONAL CONFERENCE IAWJ EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA
(Madrid, 25th and 26th, April 2019)
THURSDAY 25th APRIL 2019
9:30. FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OPENING by judicial and administrative authorities.
10:00. FORMATIVE FORUM 1: Judging with gender perspective in the CRIMINAL jurisdiction: Analysis of gender violence, sexual harassment at work, and sexual offences and crimes.
1- Mr. Vicente Magro Servet, Senior Judge of the Supreme Court of Spain (Criminal Chamber)
2- Ms. Nadia Stefaniv, Senior Judge of the Supreme Court of Ukraine and president of Ukrainian Women Judges Association.
3- Ms. Sofia Karistineou Magoula, Senior Judge of the Supreme Court of Greece.
4- Ms. Clara Sottomayor, Senior Judge of the Constitutional Court of Portugal.
5-Ms. Adela Asúa Batarrica, Deputy Chairperson Emeritus of the Constitutional Court of Spain and Professor of Criminal Law.
6-Ms. Fatma Amir Elmasri, Judge Counsellor of the Supreme Criminal Law Court of Benghazi- Libya
Moderator: Ms. Zita Hernandez Larrañaga, Judge and trainer at the Judicial School of the Spanish General Council of the Judiciary and founder of Spanish Women Judges Association (AMJE).
Rapporteur: Mr. Carlos Hugo Preciado Doménech, Judge of the Superior Court of Justice of Catalonia (Spain).
11:30- Morning break/ Coffee
12:00. FORMATIVE FORUM 2: Judging with gender perspective in the SOCIAL jurisdiction: Analysis of family reconciliation and work, gender benefits, salary gap, profesional glass ceiling, gender related sexual harassment.
1-Ms. Maria Luisa Segoviano Astaburuaga, Senior Judge of the Supreme Court of Spain (Labour Chamber).
2- Ms. Maria Emilia Casas Baamonde, President Emeritus of the Constitutional Court of Spain and Professor of Labour Law.
3- Ms. Muriel Robison, Judge of the Scottish Employment Court (Great Britain).
4- Ms. Susana Medina, Vice President of the Superior Court of Justice of Entre Ríos and President of Argentinian Women Judges Association ( AMJA).
5- Ms. Mouna Mhathbi, Examining Magistrate at the Institute for Judicial and Legal studies of Tunisia.
6-Ms. Katerina Simackova , Senior Judge of the Constitutional Court of Czech Republic.
Moderator: Ms. Adoración Jiménez Hidalgo. Judge at Labour Court No.3 of Granollers ( Barcelona) and founder of Spanish Women Judges association (AMJE).
Rapporteur: Mr. Joan Agustí Maragall, Judge at Labour Court No.33 of Barcelona (Spain)
13.30 – Lunch
14:15-15:30. BIENNIAL REGIONAL IAWJ MEMBERS MEETING– Region of Europe,
North Africa, and Middle East.
15:30. FORMATIVE FORUM 3: Judging with gender perspective in the CIVIL jurisdiction: Family issues, separation, divorce, custodies, and surnames registration.
1- Ms. Salma ABIDA, Judge Head of Mission of the Ministry of Justice of Tunisia.
2- Ms. Karen Bilda, Judge at District Court of Hamburg (Germany).
3-Ms. Inés Cherichi, Judge attached to the Central Authority of the Ministry of Justice of France.
4- Ms. Carla Marina Lendaro, Judge at the Court of Appeal of Trieste (Civil and Minors section) and President of Italian Women Judges Association.
5- Ms. Fatma Cheneib, Judge and Vice President of the Administration Section of Judicial Council of Libya
6- Ms. Karina de Koning, Judge of Family Law Court at Amsterdam (Holland)
Moderator: Ms. Lucía Avilés Palacios, Judge at Court No.3 of Arenys de Mar (Barcelona) and founder of Spanish Women Judges (AMJE).
Rapporteur: Mr. Gonzalo Alcoba Gutiérrez, Judge at Civil and Criminal Court No.4 of Rubi (Barcelona)
17:00 – Afternoon Break/coffee
17:30. FORMATIVE FORUM 4: Integration of the Equality in the ADMINISTRATIVE Jurisdiction. Special reference to institutional gender violence.
1-Ms. Celsa Picó Lorenzo, Senior Judge of the Supreme Court of Spain (Administrative Chamber).
2- Ms. Iulia Motoc, Senior Judge of the European Court of Human Rights.
3-Ms. Judith Gleeson del Tribunal, Senior Judge of the High Court of Great Britain ( Migration and Asylum Chamber)
4-Ms.Nora Karapetyan, Judge of the Civil Court of Appeal of Armenia and coordinator of the Women Judges Section at the Association Judges Armenia
5- Ms. Ines Maater, Judge and Responsible Officer of the Judicial Reform Support Program in Tunisia.
6-Ms. Geraldine Faith Econg del Tribunal de Sandiganbayan (Filipinas)
Moderator: Ms. Mar Serna Calvo, Judge at Labour Court No.23 of Barcelona and Vice President of Spanish Women Judges Association (AMJE)
Rapporteur: Mr. Fernando de la Fuente Honrubia, Judge at Court of Violence against women No.1 at Arganda del Rey (Madrid)
19:00- End of the day
FRIDAY 26th APRIL 2019
9:15. FORMATIVE FORUM 5: Justice with a gender perspective in the legal profession, prosecution, forensic and other levels of Justice.
1-Ms. Rita Mota Sousa, Special Prosecutor for Gender Violence of Portugal.
2-Mr. Miguel Lorente Acosta, Medical Forensic expert on gender violence and University Professor of Forensic Medicine at the University of Granada.
3-Ms. Elena Ocejo Álvarez, Practicing Lawyer of the Bar Association of Oviedo and President of Women Lawyers for Gender Equality Association. Leader of the Gender Approach Protocol throughout legal assistance of the Spanish Bar Association.
4-Ms. Gema Fernández Rodríguez de Liévana, Lawyer of Women’s Link Worldwide.
5-Ms. Katharina Miller, President of European Women Lawyers Association (EWLA)
6- Ms. Mª Eugènia Gay Rosell , Dean of the Barcelona Bar Association
Moderator: Ms. María Martín González, Practicing Lawyer and Associate Member of Spanish Women Judges Association.
Rapporteur: Ms. Paz Fernández Muñoz, Judge at Labour Court No.4 of Alicante.
10:45- Morning Break/Coffee
11:15. “EDUCATING IN EQUAL JUSTICE”,” Asociación de Mujeres Juezas de España (AMJE) . VIDEO PROJECTION.
Programme Coordinators at Lanzarote, Oviedo, Comunidad Autónoma de Valencia, Badajoz, Gran Canaria y México
-Ms. Lara Esteve, Judge
-Ms. María Martín, Lawyer
-Ms. Beatriz Miranda, Judge
-Ms. Carla Vallejo, Judge
-Ms. Cecilia Palomo, Professor and Member of the Judiciary at Aguascalientes (Mexico)
-Ms. Glòria Poyatos, Judge
11:35. FORMATIVE FORUM 6: With gender perspective: Women and minors without shelter
1-Ms. Inmaculada Montalbán Huertas, Judge of the Superior Court of Justice of Andalusia – Spain
2-Ms. Saida Chebili, Judge, Regional Director of the IAWJ and President of Tunisian Women Judges Association
3- Ms. Rabaa Zreqat, Judge of the Court of Conciliation Tribunal of Syria
4- Ms. Jawwher Hassensalman Jabour, Assistant of the General Attorney of Criminal Court in Jordan
5- Ms. Najet Thouibi, Judge in Libya
6- Ms.Mina Sougrati, Judge at the Administrative Court of Casablanca in Morocco and Secretary and Treasurer of IAWJ.
Moderator: Ms. Carla Vallejo Torres, Judge and founder of Spanish Women Judges Association (AMJE)
Rapporteur: Mr Fernando Lousada Arochena, Judge of the Superior Court of Justice of Galicia (Spain)
12:35 – Debate
13:05. CONGRESS CLOSING BY Judicial and administrative authorities.
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