“How Can We Stop Gun Violence?” - virtual mtg with UNA Milwaukee Nov 13

Event Dates: 
11/13/21

The United Nations Association of Greater Milwaukee invites you to…

 

“How Can We Stop Gun Violence?”

 

A Virtual Zoom Program – Free & Open to the Public

Saturday – November 13th, 2021 from 10 AM – 11:30 AM

 

With Two Views on How to Stop Gun Violence

from

Ms. Deja Garner – Director of Equity & Outreach with WAVE

Tim Daly – Senior Program Officer in the Gun Violence Prevention & 

Justice Reform Program with the Joyce Foundation


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Deja Garner will speak about her work as the Director of Equity and Outreach at the Wisconsin Anti-Violence Effort (WAVE) Educational Fund, a grassroots gun violence prevention organization in Wisconsin with an emphasis on evidence-based solutions to gun violence for impacted communities.  

Her work involves developing and managing community projects that emphasize youth involvement, harm and violence reduction, criminal justice reform, and equity issues.  

She also specializes in equitable gun legislation and the racial implications of federal, state, and local gun policy.  She will share her perspective on police violence and police reform.

Tim Daly is Senior Program Officer in the Gun Violence Prevention & Justice Reform Program with the Joyce Foundation.  For more than 25 years, the Joyce Foundation has been committed to supporting research, education, and policy solutions to reduce gun violence and help make communities safer through a three-part strategy of focusing on gun violence prevention, justice system reform, and violence intervention.   A person wearing a suit and tie

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Tim Daly will share the insights of the Joyce Foundation's research into the effects 

and causes of gun violence.  He will describe the damaging consequences of gun violence in terms its effects on neighborhoods, policing, and other not-so-obvious consequences.  He will also describe solutions and ways to implement those solutions.

 

Advance registration is required.  Click on this link. Then type in your name & email address.

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZArcOuqqjorGNFRRgA14O41IPCi_uK7cOs0

 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the meeting.

 

For more information:  Contact Dan O’Keefe at danok@att.net / 414.688.0694

https://www.unamilwaukee.org/