2017 International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Aishetu Mahmoudu Hama, Ecole Patti, Niger. Credit: GPE/Kelley Lynch

From November 25 through December 10, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence aim to raise public awareness and mobilize people everywhere to bring about change. This year, the UN Secretary-General’s UNiTE to End Violence against Women campaign invites you to “Orange the world,” using the color designated by the UNiTE campaign to symbolize a brighter future without violence.

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