Today is ‘End Violence Against Women’ Day – and runs for the next two weeks ( and forever!).
To raise awareness and trigger action to end the global scourge of violence against women and girls, the UN observes International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on 25 November. The 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence which follow (ending on 10 December, Human Rights Day) are a chance to mobilize and raise awareness. –
See more at: http://www.unwomen.org/en/news/in-focus/end-violence-against-women#sthash.jGe3OP3E.dpuf