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25 November 2013 Violence against women and girls directly affects individuals while harming our common humanity. In response to this global challenge, I launched my UNiTE to End Violence against Women campaign in 2008. Since then, partners around the world have joined our drive to protect the human rights of […]

MESSAGE FROM THE SECRETARY-GENERAL ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY TO END ...


THE SECRETARY-GENERAL 25 November 2011 Violence against women and girls takes many forms and is widespread throughout the globe. It includes rape, domestic violence, harassment at work, abuse in school, female genital mutilation and sexual violence in armed conflicts. It is predominantly inflicted by men. Whether in developing or developed […]

INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN MESSAGE


“All forms of violence against women must stop – from the use of rape as a weapon of war to the use of violence by a husband to terrorize his wife within her own home. “ DEPUTY SECRETARY-GENERAL ASHA-ROSE MIGIRO The Caribbean component of UN Secretary General Ban  Ki-moon’s UNiTE […]

UNiTE Caribbean Launched in Barbados