The theme of this year's 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Let's Challenge Militarism and End Violence Against Women. Militarism is defined by the 16 Days campaign as "an ideology that creates a culture of fear and supports the use of violence,...Read more
In this audio interview IPPF/WHR Senior Program Advisor, Lucella Campbell, explains the process that Profamil, our Member Association in Haiti, went through to implement programs to combat gender-based violence (GBV). Lucella explains what Profamil is doing today and what they need to ensure their...Read more
Gender-based violence is endemic in many countries; however, reliable data on the overall prevalence of gender-based violence is scarce. World Health Organization research in ten countries around the world indicates that between 15% and 71% of women have experienced physical or sexual violence by...Read more
Gender-based violence is endemic in many countries; however, reliable data on the overall prevalence of gender-based violence is scarce. World Health Organization research in ten countries around the world indicates that between 15% and 71% of women have experienced physical or sexual violence by...Read more