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  • 25 November 2022 - 10 December 2022
  • Global

UNFPA 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence: GBV Disruptor Conversations 2022

UNFPA is committed to disrupting and ending all forms of violence against women and girls and other harmful practices by 2030. The 16 Days of Activism campaign provides an important platform each year to focus the world’s attention on our common goal of ending violence against women and girls. We extend an invitation to all to join us in this effort. 

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  • 01 December 2022 - 01 December 2022
  • Global

World AIDS Day

This year, World AIDS Day is guided by one salient message: “Equalize”.

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  • 07 December 2022 - 07 December 2022
  • Connecticut, USA / YouTube Live

The Virtual is Real: A Forum Addressing Technology-Facilitated Violence Against Women and Girls

With an estimated 736 million women - almost 1 in 3 - having been subjected to intimate partner violence,  non-partner sexual violence or both at least once in their life (30% of women aged 15 and older), it is clear that gender-based violence stands to be one of the most pervasive human rights violations worldwide, affecting all countries and cutting across age, race, religion, culture, geography, and economic status.

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