Photograpy by Linda Forsell for www.causeofdeathwoman.com
Photograpy by Linda Forsell for www.causeofdeathwoman.com
Photograpy by Linda Forsell for www.causeofdeathwoman.com
Photograpy by Linda Forsell for www.causeofdeathwoman.com
Photograpy by Linda Forsell for www.causeofdeathwoman.com
Photograpy by Linda Forsell for www.causeofdeathwoman.com

Connect & Act to End Violence against women

On request of the Global Network of Women’s Shelters (GNWS), the Dutch Foundation of Women's Shelters and its partners organise the 3rd World Conference of Women’s Shelters from 3-6 November 2015 in The Hague - the Netherlands. 

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Dance the Violence Away: Be part of a World Record attempt

Sep 5 2015 - At the 3rd World Conference of Women’s Shelters one of the key speakers, Monique Wilson - Global Director of One Billion Rising - will lead the One Billion Rising dance world record attempt during the official opening session. Through a collective effort the conference aims to set a world record by dancing the global One Billion Rising dance with the most nationalities (more than 100) in one location.

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Dr Mukwege Speaks about Sexual Violence against Women and Girls

Sep 4 2015 - The 3rd World Conference of Women's Shelters is proud to announce Dr. Mukwege as one of its key speakers this November in The Hague, the Netherlands. Even though the first two conferences were very successful, continuous action remains crucial to end violence against women. Dr. Mukwege is a world-renowned surgeon and is the director of Panzi Hospital in Eastern Congo. Together with his staff, he has cared for more than 30,000 survivors of sexual violence. At the conference he will speak about sexual violence, and raise awareness of women’s rights in conflict zones.

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