Ending violence against women: A human rights imperative

By Lenore T. Adkins The world recognizes the  International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women  on November 25, a day to heighten awareness about the physical, psychological and emotional harm women face worldwide. The U.S. Department of State sees  tackling violence against women  as a human rights imperative. Violence threatens women’s and girls’ safety, and it sets barriers to their potential for prosperity or filling leadership ...
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Ending violence against women: A human rights imperative

The world recognizes the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on November 25, a day to heighten awareness about the physical, psychological and emotional harm women face worldwide. The U.S. Department of State sees tackling violence against women as a human rights imperative. Violence threatens women’s and girls’ safety, and it sets ...
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Ambassador Kelly performs on-stage in support of the ‘16 Days Campaign’ against Gender-Based Violence (December 7)

Ambassador Kelly performs on-stage in support of the ‘16 Days Campaign’ against Gender-Based Violence (December 7) Ambassador Kelly joined six other senior diplomats December 7 in a performance of the internationally acclaimed documentary play “Seven” to raise awareness of the ‘16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign’, the International Day for the Elimination of ...
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