The iBRAVE team partnered with Majuro Cooperative School (Co-op) and the Students Against Destructive Decisions club to hold a Dance Marathon on Saturday night. The theme was Teens Say No to Dating Violence and students from several different Majuro schools attended.
The march attended by lawyers, academics, lawmakers, students, housewives and a host of others was organized by the National Committee Fighting to End Violence against Women and Girls (CLVF) and supported by UN Women.
Dakar, November 26, Authorities at Monday’s regional launch of the 16 Days of Activism Campaign to end Violence against women and girls have called on governments and lawmakers to strenghten legislations against gender-based violence.
The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign opened with the lighting of The Torch of Peace in Tafatafa, Samoa. The Torch of Peace is traveling around Samoa through the 16 Days. It made its way around Upolu for the first four days and will travel around the remote village of Manono next. The High Chiefs fr
"When witnessing violence, one must not pass it by. We must not be indifferent before violence,” says Finnish actor Tommi Korpela. “My work offers me a special platform to raise my voice for this vital issue.”
On 26 November, to kick off the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence and in commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, UN staff in the Pacific showed their support for stronger prevention measures against and more robust response to Gender-based Violence by wearing the color orange.&nbs
Harare, 1 December 2012- With the support of the Royal Embassy of the Netherlands andUN Women, the Musasa Project organised a conference on Women and Peace, on 29 to 30 of November in Harare, Zimbabwe during the 16 Days of Activism to End Gender-based Violence.