#MeToo - When Private Violence Becomes Public
What #MeToo has shown clearly is that everyone has a part to play in changing our society for the better. We must speak out against harassment and violence in our homes, workplaces, in our institutions, social settings and through our media, writes UN Women's Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka ahead of the 16 Days of No Violence Against Women Campaign.
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 20 November 2017
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IPS, 23 November 2017
Every woman and every girl has the right to a life free of violence. Yet this rupture of human rights occurs in a variety of ways in every community. It particularly affects those… Read more »
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 21 November 2017
Message by Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, 25… Read more »
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- 16 November 2017
As the world marks the start of 16 Days of Violence, the head of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka shares a message about women's rights. see more »
Young school girls organize themselves before the March to End Gender-Based Violence in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. One sign reads: "Refrain from using abusive language for Women and Children".