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#Violence against Women – On the Recognition of Experiential Knowledge

“Victim” – “Survivor”: Reflections on the discourse about women experiencing of violence (GERMAN VERSION ) POSTSCRIPT to the AOEF Meeting, 5-6.June 2014 By Birgit Wolf How are women on their way out of violence outside the support services and after … Continue reading

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FRA survey on gender-based violence in all EU Member States

The new report by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) presents results from the world’s biggest-ever survey on violence against women, revealing the extent of abuse suffered by women at home, work, in public and online. As well … Continue reading

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EU Survey on gender-based violence will be presented in March 2014

The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) will present the results of its survey on gender-based violence in March 2014.  The results are based on an EU-wide survey conducted by FRA from 2011—2012.  The survey data on violence against … Continue reading

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UN Women calls for urgent and effective action against femicide | UN Women

“We call on States to accelerate action and swiftly implement the agreements reached on ending all forms of violence against women and girls and on femicide in particular. We owe it to the tens of thousands of women killed every … Continue reading

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#CSW57 – Stop Violence against Women | UN Women – LIVE WEBCAST

The 57th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW57) is starting today at the United Nations in New York City! Its priority theme is the elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women and girls. … Continue reading

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#VAW – East African Men and Boys GBV Symposium

The East Africa Men and Boys GBV Symposium encourages to mainstream men and boys engagement in GBV programming in the region.  Most East Africa countries have developed adequate legislation for addressing gender based violence. Acccording to the keynote of the … Continue reading

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Two Weeks until: One Billion Rising

On V-Day’s 15th Anniversary, 14 February 2013, the activits are inviting ONE BILLION women and those who love them to WALK OUT, DANCE, RISE UP, and DEMAND an end to this violence. Start/Join > ONE BILLION RISING IS: A global … Continue reading

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