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Campaign in Jericho and Hebron to end the justification of GBV

03.12.2018 / Created by PCPD
Campaign in Jericho and Hebron to end the justification of GBV

On November 25 and 26, young women interns at the Palestinian Centre for Peace and Democracy (PCPD) marked the International Campaign ‘’16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence (GBV)  #16DaysOfActivism through a campaign conducted in Jericho and Hebron (Palestine).

The overall goal of this campaign is to strengthen marginalized women’s civic and political participation and enhancing men and the community’s support to women’s rights and human security. The campaign also aimed at highlighting the importance of ending all forms of violence that women experience on a daily basis; advocating for the activation of local legislations in line with international conventions and laws related to women’s rights and gender equality; as well as punishing all those who perpetrate violence against women.

The campaign demanded the society in general and women in particular to stop justifying killing of women under what is called honour killing.

To learn about this campaign and the work of the PCPD, you can check the link below.


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CEDAW Association for Democracy and Human Rights
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The Moroccan Human Rights Forum
Kenzy Associacion for Development
Egyptian Feminist Union – EFU
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Forum de Femmes Méditerranée (FFM)
Office for Gender Equality
Movimento per l'Autosviluppo, l'Interscambio e la Solidarietà (M.A.I.S.)
Bulgarian School of Politics  Dimitry Panitza
Gender and Sexuality Resource Center. Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality
Women's aspirations Association
Association des Filles de la Renaissance
Roles for Social Change Association (ADWAR)
Libya Women's Forum
Tunisian Association of Women Judges- TAWJ
League of Female Executives of the National Union of Tunisian Women
Regional Center for Dialogue and Mediation (RCMD)
Bint Bladi Association
Tunisian Mediterranean Center - TUMED
Faculty of Economics and Political Sciences
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique pour les Droits des Femmes (FLDDF Injad Beni Mellal)
Al-Mashreq for development and population
Association MINA's Talents
Association Marocaine des Femmes Progressistes (AMFP)
SHASHAT Women Cinema
Association Talassemtane pour l'Environnement et Développement (ATED)
Jusoor Center for Studies and Development
Challenge Association of Sustainable Development (A.C.D.D.)
Hajar Foundation for Community Development
Association Voix d'Ève (AVE)
Jawhara Association
Mediterraneo Sociale

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