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Cuba Joins One Billion Rising To End Violence Against Women

Ann Wright | Posted 05.02.2015 | Impact
Ann Wright

What an honor to be in Cuba for the first celebration of One Billion Rising to end violence against women!

I Serve Your Fast Food and I'm Fighting to Survive. Want to Hear My Story? - Nakima Jones

One Billion Rising | Posted 02.02.2015 | Impact
One Billion Rising

We're not asking for gold. We're not asking for diamonds. We're asking to get paid enough to support our families.

Reflections on 'One Billion Rising' -- DRC

Chantal Daniels | Posted 05.01.2013 | Impact
Chantal Daniels

Violence against women is not linked to specific countries, regions, religions, classes, races or ethnicities -- it happens all over the world from stable, developed economies to fragile, corrupt states.

V-Day in Congo: One Billion Rising

Meredith Hutchison | Posted 04.17.2013 | Impact
Meredith Hutchison

Every Valentine's Day, I end up reflecting on the previous year and the state of women in the world. It has now become my V-day ritual -- sorting through articles, and considering the presence of gender-based violence in the media over the previous 12 months.

1 Billion Rising to End Violence Against Women and Girls

Jasmine Whitbread | Posted 04.15.2013 | Impact
Jasmine Whitbread

Violence against women begins with violence against girls. In many countries, this begins even before birth -- estimates suggest that there are more than 100 million 'missing women' as a result of sex-selective abortions.

Locals Taking Action Against Gender-Based Violence Worldwide

Posted 02.11.2013 | Chicago

Chicagoans on Thursday will join activists throughout the world in marking the 15th anniversary of V-Day with One Billion Rising, an international ral...

Keeping the Movement on Track

Barbara Borst | Posted 03.16.2013 | World
Barbara Borst

India has been in an uproar for weeks over sexual violence against women.