Our third video input from the ‘Gender Based Violence in the Modern World’ conference on Friday 29 November 2019 is Jasvinder Sanghera CBE, founder of Karma Nirvana.

Jasvinder shared her own personal story as a survivor of forced marriage, her work to bring the issue of forced marriage into the public and political domains, and discussed the charity Karma Nirvana, who support both men and women affected by honour-based abuse and forced marriages.

Jasvinder Sanghera

“Jasvinder was an excellent public speaker and really presented her story and the cause she fights for daily so well”

“I found Jasvinder Sanghera fascinating, her presentation gave me a greater understanding around forced marriage