Tomorrow November 29, 2014 will mark the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. Marie-Claude Julsaint, World YWCA Global Manager for Violence against Women was invited to the UN commemoration to deliver a World YWCA / YWCA of Palestine statement on behalf of civil society. http://es.worldywca.org/YWCA-News/World-YWCA-and-Member-Associations-News/International-Day-of-Solidarity-with-the-Palestinian-People2 #Palestine
Good News! The World YWCA Nominations Committee have extended the deadline for nominations. Now calling for nominations to the World Board & #YWCA nominations committee! Up to the challenge? Deadline: December 31st, 2014
The Faith Community joins the NoXcuses Campaign!
During the 16 Days of Activism the World Council of Churches and the Lutheran World Federation will bring daily video messages from Church leaders who, from their personal experience and from their Christian conviction say: There are noXcuses for violence against women!
Watch the tesimonies on the NoXcuses website!
NoXcuses Grand Slam Photo Competition Winner!
After receiving many photographs from all over the world, we have selected the YWCA of Colombia as the winner of the competition.
Congratulations to the YWCA of Colombia for the many photos that they sent. Thank you to all the other Member Associations that participated!
Here is the winning image:
ANGLICAN LEADERSHIP DECLARES ZERO TOLERANCE TO VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
NOTICE: The World YWCA Nominations Committee has decided to re-open the call for nominations to the 2015 election of World Board members and Nomination Committee members. http://www.worldywcacouncil.org/News/Notice-Reopening-of-Call-for-Nominations-to-31-December-2014
"There shouldn't be space, an explanation, or justification to allow or condone violence against women," says #LWF General Secretary, Rev. Martin Junge as he discusses #Gender-Based #Violence from the #Lutheran perspective. Listen and SHARE: http://bit.ly/15uF23n #noXcuses
In the framework of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence,YWCA in partnership with some well-known and active women NGO in Albania, organized a marching under the motto "Stop domestic violence"!
21 Powerful Images Of Forced Marriage Drawn By Syrian Refugee Girls
There is noXcuse for violence against women!