The 16 days campaign to end violence against girls and women is at hand. It begins on November 25th and ends on December 10th.
According to UNICEF’s latest report, “A Familiar Face,” 9 million girls were victims of forced sex last year. Only 1% reached out for help. Help us stop the sexual exploitation of girls who can’t speak out. Read the report Use your social media by clicking HERE #HerToo #MeToo #NowYouKnow.
Taken from the website of UN Women the link to the full document is 16 Days 2017 Action Plan Final
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The 16 days of activism against gender based violence is in multiple languages and maybe more helpful in creating awareness Choose your language However the tool kit is only in English.
UN Women have a report Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces. “A series of stories illustrate what authorities, grass-roots women, women’s organizations and other community partners can do as part of a comprehensive, evidence-based approach to prevent and respond to sexual harassment and other forms of sexual violence against women and girls in public spaces. Many of their initiatives have successfully enhanced safety, including through a focus on the most impoverished urban areas.