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The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign – 2014
December 2014 : #107
The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign that starts every year on 25 November, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and ends on 10 December, Human Rights Day. The campaign aims to raise awareness about gender-based violence as a human rights issue at the local, national, regional and international level.
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and the post-2015 development framework
November 2014 : #106
About 800 women die every day from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
August 2014 : #105
Girl Summit 2014On 22 July 2014, the UK government and UNICEF co-hosted the first Girl Summit, which aimed to mobilise domestic and international efforts to end FGM and child, early and forced marriage (CEFM) within a generation.
16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign. Issue No. 102, November 2013
November 2013 : #102
Feature on 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign including: