Violence Against Women
Avon Global Center for Women and Justice, Cornell Law School – works with judges, legal professionals, governmental and non-governmental organizations to improve access to justice in an effort to eliminate violence against women and girls, Ithaca, NY.
Move to End Violence – a 10-year program of the NoVo Foundation, is designed to strengthen our collective capacity to end violence against girls and women in the United States. Social transformation of this magnitude requires effective collaboration of well-resourced leaders from strong organizations ~ working strategically toward a common vision of social change. Accordingly, this comprehensive program focuses on: transformative leadership development, organizational development, movement building and social change. The program is designed to make deep investments in and have transformational impacts at the individual, organizational and movement levels. Blog.
National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence – is focused on the development, passage and implementation of effective public policy to address domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking. The full membership of the NTF is comprised of a large and diverse group of national, tribal, state, territorial and local organizations, as well as individuals, committed to securing an end to violence against women. Included are civil rights organizations, labor unions, advocates for children and youth, anti-poverty groups, immigrant and refugee rights organizations, women's rights leaders, education groups, and others focusing on a wide range of social, economic and racial justice issues. For over a decade, the NTF and its numerous subcommittees have been an important vehicle through which to promote our shared public policy goals, Washington, DC. Facebook page.
Stop Violence Against Women – every day, women and girls around the world are threatened, beaten, raped, mutilated and killed with impunity. It's time to recognize that violence against women is a global human rights scandal that affects us all. Across the world, Amnesty International members will unite to work towards making women's human rights a reality.
V-Day (English, Deutsch, Español and Français) – a global movement to stop violence against women and girls, New York, NY. February 14, 2013 was the first year for V-Day's One Billion Rising campaign.
Violence Against Women, Office of Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Washington, DC. The Prevention of Violence Against Women and Girls.
Week without Violence, YWCA USA – a nationwide campaign that highlights practical, sustainable alternatives to end violence. It has become a global campaign involving women, men and children in hundreds of communities in the United States and in countries around the world, Washington, DC.