16 Days Campaign

Center for Women's Global Leadership



Press Release

16 Days Campaign Demands an End to Gender-Based Violence and Militarism!(English)

Para difusión inmediata: La Campaña de los 16 Días demanda poner fin a la violencia ,basada en el género y el militarismo!(Spanish)

Pour publication immédiate: La Campagne des 16 jours exige l'élimination de la violence basée sur le genre et du militarisme! (French)

#16Days #GBVTeachin

Curious about the intersectional nature of gender-based violence? Throughout the 16 Days of Activism, activists will be convening a #16Days Twitter based #GBVTeachin on various topics. Share the line up with those in your network, and remember to follow these conveners, send them questions, and use the hashtags #16Days and #GBVTeachin so we know you're out there!

Check out 16 Days of Activism on campus by students at Rutgers University! 



Use the 16 Days Campaign Logo in your advocacy materials!

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The Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) is happy to share the 2014 16 Days Campaign Take Action Kit, currently available for download!

You can also request a hard copy of the Kit, the hard copies of which we will start sending out in early September. We will also share French and Spanish versions of the entire Take Action Kit in the coming days, so please be sure to check back on the website. If you are interested in volunteering to translate any of the Take Action Kit documents into another language, please contact us by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We look forward to being in touch and working with you to end gender-based violence!

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Please share widely: 2014 Theme Announcement for the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign!

* Annonce du thème de 2014 de la Campagne des 16 jours d’activisme contre la violence de genre! * ¡Anuncio del  Tema para la Campaña 2014 de los 16 días de Activismo contra la Violencia de Genero!

Recognizing the critical role militarism plays in perpetuating gender-based violence, we are pleased to share that the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign will continue with the theme of “From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Let’s Challenge Militarism and End Violence Against Women!” The priority areas for 2014 are: 1) Violence Perpetrated by State Actors; 2) Proliferation of Small Arms in Cases of Intimate Partner Violence; and 3) Sexual Violence During and After Conflict. The text of the theme, as well as PDF and Word downloads in English, Spanish, and French, are available on our website: http://16dayscwgl.rutgers.edu/2014-campaign/2014-theme-announcement. Use #16Days on Twitter to get the word out!
Download and Share the theme announcement in [English - PDF, Word doc], [French - PDF, Word doc], and [Spanish - PDF, Word doc] !

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