UN Women Message on Violence Against Women 2017

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Sixteen Days of Activism against Gender Violence Statement: A life without the threat of violence for everyone: leave no one behind Message by Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women for the International Day for the Elimination of...

Uniting Voices Worldwide to Eliminate Violence Against Women

Panel Discussion and Photo Exhibition On the anniversary of International Day of Elimination of Violence Against Women, Women’s Freedom Forum will hold a panel discussion to address the implications and consequences of violence against women and girls in countries most affected with conflict in the Middle East, including Syria and...

Advancement of Women – November 2, 2017

Time to Fight the Global Avalanche of Misogyny Caused by Fundamentalism and Extremism, Says UN Rights Expert  United Nations, New York – October 25, 2017 – The world must fight back against a growing threat to women’s rights fueled by rising fundamentalism and extremism, a UN human rights expert has told...