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International Women’s Day

02 Mar

As a prelude to International Women’s Day, with a United Nations Theme of “Women and men united to end violence against women and girls”, you might want to download and view the Film – Violence Against Women and the Darfur Genocide from Save Darfur.

The film is via Quick Time, and the panel discussion can be opened via the most recent version of Windows Media Player.

Should you choose to sponsor an event, sharing discussion on violence against women with a group, there are further instructions, and links to an activity kit, at the site linked above.

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Posted by on March 2, 2009 in Bookmarks, rape, Women

 

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One response to “International Women’s Day

  1. Sam

    March 3, 2009 at 11:54 am

    I thought you’d like to know that Amnesty UK is also focusing on violence against women for International Women’s Day. We’re asking people to change their Facebook status, Myspace headline and tweet to raise awareness of the fact that each year, around 1 in 10 women in Britain experience rape or other violence. Check out http://www.oneten.org.uk

     

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