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20/05/2020

#StandWithWomen to combat the increase of violence against women during COVID-19

Women and girls are disproportionately affected during times of crisis, and the COVID-19 pandemic has intensified underlying gender inequities, including violence against women. According to UN Women ... Read more
DV Support during Lockdowns
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27/03/2020

Coronavirus and lockdown: Specialist organizations mobilize to ensure support and resources for victims of violence

[ Italian below ] Around the world, self-isolation and lockdown measures are being put into place to slow the spread of covid-19. However, these policies make it much more difficult for women and ... Read more
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Event
20/02/2020

“Taking Public Action to End Violence at Home”, first OECD High-Level Conference on this topic

21 of the 37 governments adhering to the OECD Gender Recommendation listed violence against women as one of the three most crucial gender equality issues in their country. It is in this urgent ... Read more
The Third Sorrow - Myriam Raja
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05/02/2020

3 million girls at risk of Female Genital Mutilation each year

Today, February 6, 2020, is the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) . This year, the focus is on mobilizing youth under the theme: "Unleashing Youth Power: One ... Read more
16 Days 16 Films
Event
16/12/2019

#16Days16Films: An evening honoring survivors

Last night, December 16th, 2019, the Kering Foundation and its partner Modern Films gathered NGOs, activists and film industry professionals to screen the 16 finalists of the 16 Days 16 Films ... Read more
Event
13/12/2019

Voices of Solidarity

On Monday December 9 th , 2019, Vital Voices Global Partnership joined co-hosts Diane von Furstenberg and Barry Diller for the annual Voices of Solidarity event, a special evening dedicated to ... Read more
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