Towards an ILO Convention Against Violence Against Women and Men at the Workplace

Pledge against violence from South Africa…join in!

From our South African affiliates a pledge against violence: I pledge to never commit, condone, or remain silent about men’s violence against women. I pledge to never coerce anyone I know into having sex, or to pressure them into any kind of unwanted physical contact. I will always seek clear communication instead of assuming consent. [ ... ]

(Español) La legislación española protege a las victimas de la violencia de género.

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Men stand up against violence

All these men stand today to speak out against gender violence. They want to be part of the solution, they want to be agents of change. The more we speak out, the more we stand together, the better chance we have for changing the lives of millions of women around the world who are currently [ ... ]

From Swaziland: These men are agents of change!

More and more men are joining us in our campaign…will you?

Be a Leader against Gender Violence

Dear colleagues and friends: Violence against women is a persistent world-wide problem, and occurs in every age and economic group. The perpetrators of that violence are often well known to their targets. Domestic violence, in particular, continues to be frighteningly common, and to be accepted as “normal” within many societies. As a matter of fact, [ ... ]