London Conference 2019 – programme

We are excited to present the final programme for our 2019 Annual Conference: Location: CAN Borough, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4YR (near Borough and London Bridge stations) 9.00    Registration and coffee 9.30    Welcome and Introduction – Nicola Ramsden, Chairman of The BEARR Trust 9.45    Domestic violence, coercion and exploitation of women and girls …

Tell us what you think about our newsletter

The BEARR Trust invites you to share any suggestions and comments you might have, regarding our bi-annual newsletter.   The BEARR Trust has been producing a biannual newsletter for a number of years, keeping readers in touch with our news and events, health and welfare updates from Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Caucasus, as …

Announcing the BEARR Trust Annual Conference for 2019

We are excited to announce that our 2019 Annual Conference on the theme of Violence and Coercion against Women and Girls in Eastern Europe and Central Asia will be held on Friday 15 November at CAN- MEZZ, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4YR. With speakers from Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan and the UK, we will …

BEARR/ULIM April 2019 Conference in Chisinau – report

The Conference “Migration and Social Changes in Eastern Europe” took place on 11-12 April 2019 at the Free International University of Moldova (ULIM) on the basis of a partnership between The BEARR Trust and ULIM. The conference involved about 100 participants, including 33 speakers and moderators. Participants came from Moldova (69) and from the UK, …

Small Grants Scheme 2019 – outcome

The BEARR Small Grants Scheme 2019 invited bids for grants for projects dealing with violence against women and girls. Grants were offered to organisations in any of the countries which BEARR covers:  Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. The Trust received a large number of applications for grants …