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ESRC Royal Statistical Society Seminar

Developing indicators and statistics on gender based violence

ESRC/Royal Statistical Society seminar

Development of indicators and official statistics of gender based violence Seminar of the UK Royal Statistical Society Official Statistics Committee, supported by the UK Economic and Social Research Council

Monday 8 May 2006

Royal Statistical Society, Council Chamber 12 Errol Street, London, EC1Y 8LX.



Sylvia Walby - Lancaster University

'Developing indicators of gender based violence'

Jonathan Allen - Home Office, Research, Development, Statistics

'The British Crime Survey: Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking'

Markku Heiskanen - European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control, Finland

'Violence against women surveys in Finland'

Angela Me - Social and Demographic Statistics Section, UNECE, Geneva

'Challenges in measuring violence against women within the framework of official statistics across countries'

Monika Schroettle - Bielefeld University, Germany

'Producing comparable and valid data on the extent of violence against women in Europe? Some experiences from European prevalence research and secondary data analyses.'

Kate Flannery - Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary

'TVCP - Domestic Violence Enforcement Campaign';

extra ppt slides#1; extra ppt slides#2

Hilary McCollum - Association of London Government

'Performance Indicators in UK Policy'

Janet Veitch - Women's National Commission

Liz Kelly - London Metropolitan University

'Are we there yet?: Can indicators provide a route for comparative assessment of state responses to VAW?'

John Dunworth - Head of Domestic Violence Unit, Home Office

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