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Posted by in News on November 5, 2018

Uganda: Nuns Launch Campaign Against Domestic Violence

In a bid to end domestic violence in Kabarole District, nuns of the Holy Cross Sisters family Virika have initiated…

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Posted by in News on October 8, 2018

Congo-Kinshasa: Mukwege – ‘Do Not Treat Sexual Violence As Taboo’

If all men would act and think like Congolese gynecologist Denis Mukwege, it would be a better world. DW’s Susanne…

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Posted by in News on September 17, 2018

South Africa: Gender-Based Violence – Mabuza Says ‘Men Must Change’

Deputy President David Mabuza has called on South African men to change to stop the scourge of gender-based violence in…

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Posted by in News on June 26, 2018

In Zimbabwe, Men and Boys Are Involved in Gender Equality

Zimbabwe:”If we are going to talk about gender inequality, we need to talk about masculinities, ” stated Helena Wahlström Henriksson,…

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Posted by in News on June 11, 2018

Women Demand Police Action on Alleged Kidnappings

Uganda: A group of activists marched on the Ugandan police headquarters Tuesday, protesting what they see as a lack of…

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Posted by in News on May 14, 2018

Sexual Harrassment at the Work Place

Workplaces (Government institutions, Non-governmental organizations and corporate entities) should develop sexual harassment policy and programs to protect workers. Moreover, all…

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Posted by in News, Social Media on April 5, 2018

@GBVNet Twitter Chat with Sisonke Msimang

Twitter chat: The “Shining the Feminist Light Bright” social media campaign culminated in an illuminating conversation with Sisonke Msimang, a…

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Posted by in Uncategorized on March 20, 2018

Blame the Rapist, Not the Victim

If you have ever engaged in feminist discourse you probably heard of the term “rape culture”. It was first used…

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Posted by in Announcements on February 14, 2018

Apply to become a Prevention Mentor with the Prevention Collaborative

The Prevention Collaborative is a new global initiative created to serve practitioners and social movements working to prevent violence against…

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Posted by in Announcements, News on February 8, 2018

Call for Applications – Sister to Sister

Call for Applications: The GBV Prevention Network is calling for members interested in enriching their violence against women prevention skills…

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