• TRB 100th Annual Meeting - A Virtual Event

      January 24–28, 2021

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Annual Meeting Event Detail

Lectern Session 1445

1445 - Step In and Step Up: Sexual Harassment on Transit - What We Know, What We Need to Know, and a Call to Action

Friday, January 29 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM ET
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Dawn Hood, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities,
Anastasia Sideris, University of California, Los Angeles,

Lucia Mejia-Dorantes, No Organization,
Na Chen, University of Cincinnati
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Women and Gender in Transportation (AME20)

One of the most discussed topics at the 2019 International Conference on Women's Issues in Transportation (WIiT) was the crime and harassment that women routinely faced in both industrialized and developing nations as they traveled. This session will feature four WIiT conference speakers who will set the stage for an interactive discussion on the topic.

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Title Presentation Number
Sexual Harassment in Transit Environments: A Global Look
Anastasia Sideris, University of California, Los Angeles
Sexual Harassment in Public Transit Environments: A Review of Evidence and Interventions
Hao Ding, University of California, Los Angeles
Planners’ Vision of Transit Sexual Assault: The Problem of Deproblematizing Beliefs
Gwen Kash, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)

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