Gender – based approach and healthcare


An event on “Gender –based approach and Health Care” was organized by the Attica Region on Tuesday, June 6, at the new city hall of Peristeri.

The event aimed at the gender perspective as it permeates the problems and the health care provided.

Speakers at the event were also, Katerina Matsa, psychiatrist and former director of 18 ANO, Sofia Konstantellia and Dimitris Bourikos, social workers, Apostolos Veizis, program manager of the Greek section of the Doctors Without Borders and Eleni Dalalakas.

HCDCP was represented by Mrs. Chrysa Botsi, who presented the protocol on tackling gender – based violence as it developed in the context of PHILOS program, both as a procedure and as a medical practice for dealing with such incidents, but also as a need to protect abuse and rape victims.