Time: November 25, 2016 all day
Location: World wide
Street: World wide
City/Town: World wide
Website or Map: http://www.un.org/en/events/e…
Event Type: international, day, for, the, elimination, of, violence, against, women
Organized By: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Latest Activity: Mar 24, 2016
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
25 November Why This International Day?
Violence against women is a human rights violation
Violence against women is a consequence of discrimination against women, in law and also in practice, and of persisting inequalities between men and women
Violence against women impacts on, and impedes, progress in many areas, including poverty eradication, combating HIV/AIDS, and peace and security
Violence against women and girls is not inevitable. Prevention is possible and essential
Violence against women continues to be a global pandemic.
Read more: http://www.un.org/en/events/endviolenceday/