Raise awareness about the many forms of violence against women and girls–including but not limited to–intimate partner violence, sex trafficking, and rape culture.
The Problem 1 in 3 women experience violence from their partners in their lifetime. Safe Horizon
A woman is beaten EVERY NINE SECONDS in the United States. DVS
The average age a teen enters the sex trade in the U.S. is 12 to 14 years old. Many victims are runaway girls who were sexually abused as children. ASPE
The Solution Talking about gender-based violence helps to erase stigma and shows survivors that they will be supported. Start a discussion with friends, family members, colleagues, and neighbors to raise awareness.
How You Can Help Educate yourself and others. Post facts about violence against women and girls on social media to raise awareness.
What You'll Get
1. Factoids that can be easily shared on Facebook and Twitter
2. Domestic Violence, Sex Trafficking, and Teen Dating Violence Infographics