16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence: Ways to Participate
From Nobel Women's Initiative
Along with women’s organizations worldwide, Nobel Women’s Initiative is again taking part in the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence. For 16 days, Nobel Women's Initiative will spotlight stories about women activists from around the globe -- from November 25th to December 10th.
This year, in honour of the new International Campaign to Stop Rape & Gender Violence in Conflict campaign, we feature activists who are working tirelessly to end rape and gender violence around the world.
Visit our blog each day to meet 16 extraordinary women doing amazing work – or this year, for the first time, you can subscribe to have a profile delivered to your inbox each day of the 16 Days of Activism.
16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is a global annual campaign which aims to bring attention to gender violence and highlight the work of activists all over the world. It was first initiated by the Women's Global Leadership Institute sponsored by the Center for Women's Global Leadership in 1991. The campaign begins on November 25, the International Day Against Violence Against Women, and runs until December 10, International Human Rights Day.
This year's campaign theme is ‘From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Let's Challenge Militarism and End Violence Against Women’.