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Young MWIA

The Young MWIA’s (yMWIA) full name is Special Interest Group for Young Female Doctors and Medical Students. It is an opportunity for the younger members of the profession to meet and discuss issues relevant to their stage in their careers. More information you will find here.

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Campaigns against violence

End of fear website: a British initiative in the greater Manchester area
Anybody who is experiencing domestic or sexual violence can find help, support and advice here.

Celebrities Bluntly Silence The Shocking Sexual Assault Arguments In 30 Seconds - look at this great video

DECLARATION of civil society organizations on preventing violence against women (Belgrade, 10th November 2013)

One billion rising campaign against violence

 ”White Ribbon” said to be the world’s largest male-led movement to end men’s violence against women- Austrialian Campaign.
White Ribbon has primary prevention initiatives, an annual campaign and White Ribbon Day – Nov 25th, where men are encouraged to wear a white ribbon as a stance against VAW. They seek to change the attitudes and behaviours that lead to and perpetuate men’s violence against women, by engaging men and boys to lead social change.
To find out about the fantastic work being done around the world, visit the websites below:

US campaign: The purpose of the Return to Manhood Project is to inspire men to reach out to their sons or other young men in their lives and forthrightly mentor them on their journey to manhood. What is the role of a man, what is expected of a man? ‘Return to Manhood’ has a manual with lessons and activities. Costs $10. 3 year programme – Could be part of school curriculum.  Programme is being piloted in Kenya

Kenya addressing the African male:

Nigeria: Flyer on male involvement in reproductive health

Draft Communique´ issued at the stakeholders meeting on public awarenees and campaign against fomestic violence in Nigeria, Abuja, 1th April 2014.

Campaign in Italian

Campaign in Lithuania

Campaign in Serbia in various Languages: in English

EU initiative: Get help- eurowide phone numbers to seek help

International Directory of Domestic Violence Agencies (in 110 languages)

Campaign in Canada: Preventing Violence Against Women – It’s In Your hands