Category: Prevention of Violence

The Challenges of Working (and Living) with Sexual and Gender-Based Violence 0

The Challenges of Working (and Living) with Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

Article published first at Women Deliver Blog. You could be in Brazil, the United States, the Maldives, Thailand, France, Jordan, or, in my case right now, Kenya and talk to someone about their experiences...

Never Again Again 0

Never Again Again

Illustration by Erin McPhee Content warning: this post discusses sexual violence. This platform intends to create safe spaces, so we want people to engage with the subject matter without unintentionally exposing you to anything...

The campaign “16 days of action against Gender-Based violence” is arriving and you can be part of it! 0

The campaign “16 days of action against Gender-Based violence” is arriving and you can be part of it!

Letter of CWGL for all of those who want to be part of the campaign: Dear Activist, In these turbulent times, the global theme of the 16 Days Campaign, “From Peace in the Home...

Losing the game: human rights violations and football 1

Losing the game: human rights violations and football

Brazilians love football. Being no exception to the rule, I can spend hours discussing why it is one of the most beautiful and democratic sports on the planet. It would have to be, to...

Protests and violent repression in Ukraine and Brazil 0

Protests and violent repression in Ukraine and Brazil

In light of recent events in Ukraine and in my home country, Brazil, I decided to focus this particular post on how non-violent resistance is taking form in recent democracies and how activists are...

The importance of “Yes”! 0

The importance of “Yes”!

  So, for those of you who are following Women’s issues discussions on twitter yesterday was the Tweetathon (is that even a word? Well, you get what I’m saying…) #RingtheBell and #NomeansNo. Reinforcing that...