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Work for a Livable Future: Make All Children Matter
Parents, Teachers, Youth, & Children Welcome.
A Community Forum in Three Parts
Part 1:
September 21 6:30-8:00pm: Coralville Library Rm A
Setting the Stage: Recognizing Violence & Terrorism on Children
Part 2:
October 20 10:00am-12:00pm: Iowa City Public Library 
Recording, Reporting, & Responding to Violence & Terrorism on Children
Part 3
December 10 1:30-4:00pm: Old Capitol Museum
Promoting & Protecting The Right to Life & Childhood
Violence, a human rights, social, and public health problem, is a major stressor in kids' lives at home and abroad. Its complex long-term physical and emotional impairments are felt for years. Too often the violence experienced by children is hidden or obfuscated by language that makes some forms of violence socially acceptable and others not. Exploring the links between violence at home and abroad, this forum will allow participants to envision alternatives that contribute to a livable and secure future for all children, Questions? Contact:
Sponsored by the UICHR Advisory Board, Physicians for Social Responsibility Iowa, Muslim Public Affairs Council, Veterans for Peace, and the Iowa City Office of Equity and Human Rights