Event Announcement: UP IHR Focus Group Discussion on "Taking Stock of Bullying and the Legal and Institutional Frameworks in the Educational Setting" on June 28-29, 2017

The Institute of Human Rights (IHR) of the UP Law Center will hold a Focus Group Discussion on "Taking Stock of Bullying and the Legal and Institutional Frameworks in the Educational Setting" on June 28-29, 2017 (9:00am-3:00pm) at 3/F Conference Room, Bocobo Hall, UP Law Center, Diliman, Quezon City. June 28 will be for participants from the National Capital Region, while June 29 will be for participants from other regions.

This event will feature discussions between members of the private and public sectors who are driven towards the goal of understanding bullying as a form of school-based violence. It aims to: (1) assess the current situation of bullying in the school environment; (2) look into the responsiveness of legal and institutional mechanisms such as protective laws, development policies, and professional code of conduct in addressing bullying; and (3) make timely and realistic recommendations on different policy areas to more effectively address bullying.

For inquiries, please contact:

UP Institute of Human Rights
3/F Bocobo Hall, Law Center
University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City

Email: ihr.claw@gmail.com
Telephone: 9205514 loc. 205