In 2016, a new global development agenda was accepted by all countries and is applicable to all. Goal 5 of the agenda aims to “Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls” and includes specific targets to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls.
Orange YOUR Neighbourhood
To mark the 16 Days of Activism to End Violence against Women, from 25 November to 10 December, the UNiTE campaign called on people around the world to organize orange events, and turn major land marks orange. The colour symbolizes a brighter future for all women and girls – one free of violence. Read more
The UNiTE Campaign launches ‘The brave are not violent’ initiative
On Wednesday, 12 July, The UNiTE Campaign launched the initiative “The brave are not violent”, in Quito, Ecuador. The aim is to involve youth in the campaign, encouraging them to become part of the solution to prevent and end violence against women and girls.
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Infographic: School-related gender-based violence (SRGBV) in Asia-Pacific» Read more
UNiTE for International Day to End Violence Against Women