Karen Ingala Smith is Chief Executive of nia, a charity supporting women and girls who have experienced sexual and domestic violence. 

Karen has been recording and commemorating UK women killed by men since January 2012 in a campaign called Counting Dead Women.   She is co-creator of The Femicide Census with Women’s Aid (England).  Karen in a doctoral candidate at Durham University researching men’s fatal violence against women. Her PhD builds upon her work with Counting Dead Women and The Femicide Census.

Karen will be involved in the following FiLiA session
Femicide          (Saturday Afternoon)

Counting Dead Women
Femicide Census