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Huffington Post: Violence Against Women And Girls Is Not Inevitable

  • 25 November 2016
  • Posted by: Jane Piazer
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Since 1999, November 25 has been designated by the UN General Assembly as International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. It is a day that has been marked by women’s rights activists around the world since 1981.

UN Women: Orange the World in 16 Days

  • 25 November 2016
  • Posted by: Jane Piazer
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This year, UN Women and partners around the world are marking the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence (25 November – 10 December) under the theme of ‘Orange the World: Raise Money to End Violence against Women and Girls’. A host of public events will galvanize global attention and action to end the pandemic of violence against women. From marches in Uganda, Serbia and Timor-Leste, to a public rally on motorbikes in Pakistan, people will take to the streets to say no to violence, and iconic buildings will light up in orange.

US Department of State: International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

  • 25 November 2016
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On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, the United States reaffirms our belief that gender-based violence is never acceptable, that women and girls have the right to live free from violence, and that countries are stronger when homes, neighborhoods, and communities are safe for everyone.

Presidencia de Colombia: Día Internacional de la Eliminación de las Violencias Contra las Mujeres

  • 25 November 2016
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Cada 25 de noviembre, el mundo conmemora el Día Internacional de la Eliminación de las Violencias Contra las Mujeres, como homenaje a las hermanas Patria, Minerva y María Teresa Mirabal, quienes fueron asesinadas ese día por militares agentes de la dictadura de Rafael Leónidas Trujillo en República Dominicana.

La conmemoración tiene lugar desde 1981 pero solo hasta 1999 la ONU la reconoció como emblemática y la adoptó en sus resoluciones.

Subsecretaria de Prevención del Delito (Chile): Conmemoración del 25 de Noviembre “Día Internacional de la Eliminación de la Violencia contra la Mujer”

  • 25 November 2016
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Desde el Ministerio del Interior y Seguridad Pública nos hacemos parte del llamado a terminar con todos los tipos de violencia hacia mujeres y niñas (violencia física, psicológica, sexual, económica y simbólica), puesto que representa una realidad que impacta negativamente a nuestra sociedad.
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