Good Shepherd NGO Representatives New York and Geneva – ending violence against women and girls

VAW 1 20`13Good Shepherd NGO Representatives to the United Nations in New York (Winifred) and Geneva (Hedwig Joehl) unite with our partners around the world to end violence against women and girls. In January 2013 we published a report of our work in 24 countries. Respondents from Egypt, India and Myanmar all reported that an “environment that easily accepts acts of Violence against women, that normalizes the fact that women are beaten, and that considers women inferior to men” pose a challenge to introducing concepts of gender equality and women’s rights. Read more English  French  Spanish

For the 16 Days of Activism against Gender based violence see 16days2013 and #orangeurworld with actions to end violence against women and girls!

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Working to end violence against women and girls every day!

2 comments on “Good Shepherd NGO Representatives New York and Geneva – ending violence against women and girls

  1. clarenolan says:

    Thank you for the comprehensive focus on this… very clear, very good
    Let’s all be active!!
    and…. great picture!

  2. Niluka Perera says:

    Thank you for encouraging GS family towards 16 days of activism to end violence against women and girls.

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