Facebook Twitter Google+ Wordpress YouTube RSS Channel Newsletters

Women Can, Women Act, Women Change!




Gender based violence

Go to Active news 

Page 47 of 49



Violence against women-the missing millennium development goal

Lisa Anderson

Violence against women and girls is so pervasive that the next set of United Nations development objectives must include it as a priority when the Millennium Development Goals expire in 2015

Read more

In football match, UN, national figures team up against sexual violence


Bolivian President Evo Morales and other high-level Government and United Nations officials met on the football field to support the UN campaign ‘UNiTE to End Violence Against Women,’

Read more

113 countries commit to stop rape in conflict with historic declaration at UN


This means that more than half of the UN member states have expressed support for strengthened efforts to end rape in war...

Read more

Pakistani Clerics Reportedly Reverse Course On DNA Evidence In Rape Cases

Frud Bezhan

Rape cases are notoriously hard to prosecute in Pakistan. Under current law, victims must produce four witnesses -- all male, adult, and pious -- to bring rape allegations to trial...

Read more

Yemen child marriage: minister calls for ban after death of eight-year-old girl


Huriya Mashhoor urges parliament to set minimum age of marriage at 18 as international condemnation intensifies

Read more

GPS joins the fight against domestic violence in Brazil

Roxanne Laverty

Brazil has a frighteningly high number of violent acts towards women, and for years authorities have struggled to find a solution to combat this behavior

Read more

Delhi gang-rape: Four sentenced to death by hanging


India's legal system allows for execution only in 'the rarest of the rare cases', when the prosecution has proved 'the collective conscience was shocked'

Read more

U.N. study in Asia Pacific finds high levels of violence against women and girls

Thin Lei Win

A U.N. study released Tuesday found pervasive abuse of women in the Asia Pacific region, with nearly half of the 10,000 men interviewed admitting to using violence against a female partner

Read more

Breaking Colombia's silence over its war rape victims

Anastasia Moloney

As Colombia struggles to emerge from its shadowy past, sexual violence against women and girls, which was mainly carried out by paramilitary groups during the 1990s and early 2000s...

Read more

Go to Active news 






Beyond the Shelter

The youth exhibitions and installations

Women’s Fund in Georgia is honored to invite you to 2016 Kato Mikeladze Award Ceremony


Video archive

Research on Youth Views on Gender Equality


Gender policy

Austria gets first woman chancellor after video scandal

Spain's parliament leads Europe in gender-equality despite rise of far right

Modi's party promises 33 pct reservation for women in India's parliament


Photo archive

Swedish politicians visit in WIC



To end slavery, free 10,000 people a day for a decade, report says

Interpol rescues 85 children in Sudan trafficking ring

Mother Teresa India charity 'sold babies'


Hot Line

Tel.: 116 006

Consultation Hotline for victims of domestic violence

Tel.: 2 100 229

Consultation Hotline for victims of human trafficking

Tel.: 2 26 16 27

Hotline Anti-violence Network of Georgia (NGO)

ფემიციდი - ქალთა მიმართ ძალადობის მონიტორინგი
eXTReMe Tracker