It was started by activists at the inaugural Women’s Global Leadership Institute in 1991 and continues to be coordinated each year by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership.
2022 marks 31 years since the inception of the Global 16 Days Campaign. Inspired by the original vision and history of the Campaign, which focused on raising awareness about violence against women (VAW), and considering the continuing impunity for femicide, this year the campaign will focus on the issue of “femicide or the gender-related killing of women.”
Here at WeAreTheCity, we stand strongly against violence, abuse and harassment of any kind and will continue to raise awareness and call for the elimination of violence against women and girls.
Below you will find news articles and resources, helpful organisations, inspiring campaigners and events to get involved in.
Part of the WeAreVirtual series of live webinars featuring on WeAreTheCity.com. Toxic Environments: How to spot them, avoid them, survive & escape them webinar with leading expert Nicola Forbes-Taylor.
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