Take 16 Days of Action Against Violence for a Lifetime of Empowerment
November 25, International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, draws attention to the ongoing physical and mental abuse inflicted on millions of women. But just as this suffering lasts for more than a single day, so must the efforts to raise awareness about it – and so we join together for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence every year.
Running from November 25, International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, through December 10, International Human Rights Day, the campaign makes the critical link that violence against women is a violation of human rights.
From November 25 to December 10, lend your voice to the outcry. Share this photo, ask others to do the same, and make it known that you are aware of victims of abuse and that you stand with them – we all do.
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