This section provides some general resources on Violence Against Women (VAW), intersectional issues, and campaigning. To see the list of suggested books, articles, reports, publications and websites, choose a topic from the menu on the left.
Various language translations of Security Council Resolution 1325 available from the PeaceWomen Project of WILPF at http://www.peacewomen.org/translation_initiative/security-council-resolution-1325
This is a list of funders and fundraising suggestions compiled by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) using resources from the Global Fund for Women, the Women’s Funding Network, AWID, the United Nations International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women, and other websites. Please note that this is not a complete list of funding sources, but rather a working list to help organizations begin to look for funding for their 16 Days Campaign activities. In publishing this information, CWGL is not endorsing any of these as possible funders or guaranteeing funding, but simply sharing information. Please see the funders’ websites for details on their specific program requirements and deadlines. Please contact CWGL if you have organizations to add to the list.
New Funding Opportunity
The African Women's Development Fund is seeking applications from propspective grantees who wish to apply for funding assistance in order to coordinate 16 Days activites during the upcoming campaign. To view the guidelines and application details please visit the African Women's Development Fund website at http://www.awdf.org/browse/1963.
- Campaigning Resources and Evaluation Tools
General Resources on VAW
- State Accountability
Financing for Gender Equality
For more information about fundraising for campaign activities, visit the section on “Campaigning Resources and Evaluation Tools.”
- Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
- Involving Men and Boys
HIV/AIDS & VAW
For additional resources on this subject, visit the Women WON’T Wait. End HIV and Violence Against Women. Now. website: http://www.womenwontwait.org/
- Women Human Rights Defenders
Militarism and VAW
Defining the Intersections of Militarism and Violence Against Women is the theme for this year’s international campaign. Therefore, there are a significant number of resources listed in the Take Action Kit Bibliography on this topic. Below are a handful of resources from the section, “A Gendered Analysis of Militarism.”