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Orange YOUR Neighbourhood - End Violence Against Women

To mark the International Day to Eliminate Violence against Women and the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence, the United Nations Secretary- General’s Campaign UNiTE to End Violence against Women invites you to     91 more words

Violence Against Women

Color your neighborhood orange November 25 to December 10, 2014 - End Violence Against Women!

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign which takes place each year, and runs from 25 November, (International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women), to 10 December (Human Rights Day). 109 more words

Youth Symposium in Rome on Prostitution and Human Trafficking.

The title of the 2 day symposium to be held on November 15 and 16 is ‘young people against prostitution and human trafficking: the greatest violence against human beings’  This Symposium is taking place in the Vatican and being hosted by Pope Francis.   610 more words

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Northern Ireland votes in favour of making it a crime to pay for sex.

Gerardine Rowley of Ruhama speaks on Morning Ireland about the new legislation in Northern Ireland criminalizing those who pay for sex.  Ruhama has been advocating for this sort of legislation for the past 10 years where the demand is criminalized.   21 more words

Violence Against Women

Yesterday October 18 was European Anti-Trafficking Day

Poverty, inequality, discrimination – Let’s stop human trafficking at the roots.   Three United Nations human rights experts* today called for a concerted global response to fight the transnational scourge of trafficking in persons, speaking ahead of the European Anti-Trafficking Day on Saturday 18 October. 413 more words

Poverty Eradication

Joint Operation Busts Sex Tourism and Trafficking Ring in Colombia.

Nearly 2 dozen minors from various parts of Colombia were identified as victims of sex trafficking after a recent bust of a human trafficking and sex tourism ring operating in several Colombian cities. 292 more words

Sex Trafficking

New Documentary: Plight of Burmese Migrant Children

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A new documentary entitled “All You Need Is Love” is being released on October 31 in the United States. ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE focuses on the lives and dreams of  173 more words

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