Jennifer Beals to attend SWAN Summit
Jennifer will be the special guest speaker at the SWAN (Service Women’s Action Network) Summit on Military Sexual Violence to be held on April 17th-18th in Washington DC, it was announced today by Anu Bhagwati, SWAN’s executive director.
The Summit gives survivors and their families the opportunity to share their experiences with congress members, policy experts and one another, and features key panels by law and policy experts on major topics involving military sexual violence and survivors’ access to justice.
Service Women’s Action Network (SWAN) is a civil rights organization that works to secure equal opportunity and the freedom to serve in uniform without the threat of discrimination, harassment or assault, and to secure quality health care and equal benefits for women veterans and their families.
Jennifer and Troian Bellisario’s WIGS series “Lauren”, which second season is airing mid April, focuses on sexual assault in the military.
For more information about the Summit , visit http://truthandjusticesummit.org and this link