Blog posts tagged to "violence against women"
Published on Monday, 26 November 2018
A domestic violence hotline is helping Mongolian women see a brighter future without violence against them.
Published on Friday, 24 November 2017
Punjab recently established Pakistan’s first special court for GBV cases after its judges received ADB training to give women more access to justice.
Published on Friday, 25 November 2016
On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, we call for policies to help women build and retain control over assets to increase their security.
Published on Thursday, 10 December 2015
A quick reference for health specialists to address violence against women and girls.
Published on Wednesday, 09 December 2015
A quick reference for education specialists to address violence against women and girls in their efforts to ensure safe schools.
Published on Tuesday, 08 December 2015
A quick reference guide for for mainstreaming prevention of and response to violence against women and girls in urban transport interventions.
Published on Wednesday, 25 November 2015
The economic cost is, of course far, far from the only reason to deal with violence against women. But address it we must.
Published on Friday, 20 November 2015
UN Women launches next week a global campaign to mobilize people to take a stand on violence against women, and here are 10 ways to join the 16 Days of Activism.
Published on Monday, 03 March 2014Written by Sonomi TanakaRadhika Coomaraswamy, a human rights lawyer and former UN Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, once said: “Traffickers fish in the stream of migration." What does this mean? It means that trafficking is more likely to occur within a series of migration, when men and women are on the move in search of new opportunities, better incomes and better lives in unfamiliar and strange surroundings.
Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2013
No human being should be treated as an object by another human being. To enjoy dignity and respect is fundamental to every person’s well-being. Yet this basic right is not being upheld for many women in Papua New Guinea (PNG).