Building A Shared Future Together
One in three women are survivors of physical or sexual violence. This is unacceptable. We now have evidence-based policies and programs to prevent it in a matter of years, not decades, including the RESPECT framework outlining 7 strategies to prevent violence against women and girls.
A group of private funders, bilaterals, researchers, practitioners and advocates are forming a new initiative to increase investments in evidence-based programming to prevent violence against women and girls. We’re building global shared agendas to focus violence prevention efforts and speak with a common voice. And we want your input. Scroll down to learn more.About Us
An overview of who’s working to end violence against women and girls across the globe.
- Research Organisations, Programs & Advisory Services
- Networks and Alliances
- National Non-Government Organisations
- Global / Regional Campaigns, Frameworks & Programs
- International Non-Government Organisations
Donors and Funding Partners
- Foundations & Women's Funds
- Bilateral donors
- Multilateral Institutions
06 May 2019
Wilton Park Meeting: Agenda Development Gathered experts from around the world to review existing evidence and begin building a shared agenda to prevent violence against women and girls
31 May 2019
Women Deliver 2019 Conference: Sharing the Message side event
20 October 2019
Sexual Violence Initiative Forum 2019: Sharing the Message side event
02 March 2020
Colombia, Peru and Australia Learning Exchange: Developing Practice
08 March 2020
CSW64: Sharing the Message webinar
10 March 2020
March - June: Building an initiative Soliciting feedback on our initiative plan
07 May 2020
Mexico City Generation Equality Forum 2020: Sharing the Message side event (postponed)
07 July 2020
Paris City Generation Equality Forum 2020: Sharing the Message side event (postponed)
Building Shared Agendas
We have developed a plan of action to improve existing policies and programs and increase investments for evidence-based programming. This plan outlines how we will build sustainable and global efforts and progress to end VAWG.
1 in 3
Women have experienced physical or sexual violence in their lifetime.
Women, across the globe, are killed by a family member every day.
Of the 15 million adolescent girls, aged 15-19, worldwide who have experienced forced sex, only 1% ever sought professional help.
In 2016, the global cost of VAWG was approximately US$1.5 trillion - approximately 2% of the global gross domestic product (GDP), or roughly the size of the entire Canadian economy.
Join us to end violence against women and girls. The time is now.Learn more
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