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During global crises, the @WHO  reports that sexual assault, domestic violence & child abuse increase. You can make a difference. #BeMoreThanABystander  & Break the Silence on Gender-Based Violence. VictimLink: 1-800-563-0808 📲 @EndViolenceBC  @BCGovNews 

The Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project (CTOAP) has expanded to help those who face gender-based violence due to subsequent lockdowns in the wake of coronavirus, calling this project Together With Her.

A Cape Town women’s group is using coded text messages to help victims of gender-based violence and abuse get out of harm’s way.

#COVID19 is slowing the progress towards gender equality. The negative effects on women and girls spans economic livelihoods, reproductive health, unpaid care work, bargaining house power & gender-based violence. More from #HDPerspectives : via @UNDP 

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Sexual and gender-based violence is a weapon of war. Thank you for co-hosting #EndSGBVOslo  #OnThisDay  last year 🇸🇴 @SomaliMissio @AbukarOsman1nUN @iraq_un  🇮🇶 @UAEMissionToUN  @ICRC  @NorChurchAid 

#COVID19 is slowing the progress towards #genderequity . The negative effects on women & girls spans economic livelihoods, reproductive health, unpaid care work, bargaining house power & gender-based violence. More from #HDPerspectives :

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Sexual and gender-based violence tears apart the very fabric of society. It’s 1️⃣ year since #EndSGBVOslo  hosted by SOIQAENO . 20+ countries pledged $363M to improve response & prevent SGBV #InvestInHumanity 

During times of crisis, domestic assault, sexual violence & child abuse increase. Help is available. #BeMoreThanABystander  & Break the Silence on Gender-Based Violence Call VictimLink at 1-800-563-0808 or go to @EndViolenceBC  @BCGovNews 

Domestic violence spike: Gender based violence increases with covid-19 restrictions. Cases of violence rose by 700% in the month of March. Over 297 cases have been reported in the first half of May. Psychological torture tops list of types of abuse reported #FridayNight 

Join us on Thursday, May 28 at 2 p.m. for a global discussion of gender based violence during the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Media has a fundamental role to play to stop rape culture. During the #16Days  of activism to stop gender-based violence, let’s change the narrative that places blame on victims. via @UN_Women 

These 14 women were murdered 30 years ago at École Polytechnique de Montréal. Their deaths robbed us of their limitless potential and bright futures. It is more than time for change. We can and we must put an end to gender-based violence.

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58% of women killed globally were murdered by partners or family members. On International Day to End #ViolenceAgainstWomen , we #OrangeTheWorld  to raise awareness on gender-based violence.

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Today we're marching FOR: ⚖️ abortion access ⚖️ pay equity ⚖️ ending gender-based violence ⚖️ decriminalizing sex work ⚖️ ending discrimination in education ⚖️ birth control access ⚖️ ending pregnancy discrimination ⚖️ dismantling mass incarceration ⚖️ ending nuisance ordinances

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Here are the facts that everyone should know on gender-based violence: #SAAM 

Remember their names, and honour their memory. On December 6, we pay tribute to the women killed in the Polytechnique massacre, and to all victims of gender-based violence.

Stand up, speak out - because gender-based violence is always unacceptable. On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, read more about what our government is doing to take action ⤵️ #IDEVAW 

25 Nov is the International Day to End Violence against Women, kicking off the #16days  of Activism against Gender-Based Violence! Get all info here ➡️ #orangetheworld 

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This #WorldAIDSDay , let’s eliminate gender inequality, promote girls’ education, end gender-based violence, create safe spaces, and support HIV prevention among young women. #KnowYourStatus 

Today is the anniversary of Title IX! It is known for equality in athletics, but covers much more. Title IX guarantees: ✓ freedom from gender-based violence ✓ gender equality in dress codes, and freedom from sex stereotyping ✓ the rights of pregnant and parenting students