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#EndSHWeek Wrap-Up: Day 5

anti-street harassment week | on April, 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

So many events today! Read about four examples of actions in the past 24 hours. See the updated photo album. Here is our media coverage (more than 50 media hits) so far. Studies and Campaign: * A study released today in France found that 100% of more than 600 women surveyed across the country had [...]

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Four Examples of #EndSHWeek Efforts

anti-street harassment week | on April, 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

There are so many amazing efforts and campaigns happening for International Anti-Street Harassment Week! Here are four examples…. Nepal: Activista Nepal held a street demonstration demanding safe public toilets at Sundhara, Kathmandu. Yesterday they held a youth workshop on street harassment. The Netherlands, via Den Haag FM: “Dozens of men were this afternoon on the [...]

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Study: All Women In France have been Harassed on Public Transit

News stories, public harassment, Resources | on April, 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

More soon, but quickly wanted to share that the first report on gender harassment and sexual violence on public transport across France was released today.  It found that ALL of the more than 600 women surveyed had experienced it at least once in their life on public transportation. In half of the cases, the victims [...]

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Iranian Women’s Street Harassment Stories

anti-street harassment week, Stories, street harassment | on April, 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

Rezvan Moghaddam, an influential women leader for gender equality in Iran, collected these stories about street harassment from Iranian women for International Anti-Street Harassment Week. Rezvan has three decades experiences working with Iranian women and is founder of One Million Signature for Gender Equality and several other women associations. روایت هایی از آزار خیابانی/ سایت [...]

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#EndSHWeek Wrap-Up: Day 4

anti-street harassment week, street harassment | on April, 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

There were numerous events today, from Colombia to France, from Germany to the USA. See the updated photo album for some of the photos. Here is our media coverage (43 media hits) so far. Highlight: A big highlight was that Fiona Patten, a member of Parliament in Victoria, Australia, raised the issue of street harassment [...]

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Australian Member of Parliament Speaks about Street Harassment

anti-street harassment week, street harassment | on April, 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

Fiona Patten, a member of Parliament in Victoria, Australia, raised the issue of street harassment in Parliament for International Anti-Street Harassment Week. She was inspired to do so after the tragic murder of a woman in a park after which the Police said: “I suggest to people, particularly females, [that] they shouldn’t be alone in [...]

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#EndSHWeek Wrap-Up: Day 3

anti-street harassment week, street harassment | on April, 14, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

There were numerous events today, from Colombia to France, from Germany to the USA. See the updated photo album for some of the photos. Here is our media coverage so far. Virtual Events: People in more than a dozen countries around the world tweeted about street harassment using the hashtags #EndSH and #AMLatina. Read the [...]

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