anti-street harassment week

New Efforts in Guyana and France

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Learn about a new anti-harassment campaign in Guyana. And a new campaign by Stop Harcèlement de Rue in France launched for International Anti-Street Harassment Week. Share on Facebook

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April 2015: Recent Street Harassment Videos

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Join Films: ““Stripped” is a social drama broaching the most sensitive and often neglected aspect of a woman’s life. This is a story about Ana, who is a modern working girl. She’s well educated and quite liberated. Yet, whenever she has to deal with the perversion of men around her, she feels violated. Otherwise, a […]

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Wrap-Up from #EndSHWeek 2015

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Gracias, شكرا, धन्यवाद, Danke, хвала, Merci, THANK YOU! Thank you for rising to the occasion and taking a stand against sexual harassment in public spaces last week! Groups in 40 countries took actions online and offline, from rallies and marches to workshops with youth, from Tweet chats and Google hangouts to sharing images on social […]

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Street Signs in Canada and the USA

anti-street harassment week, Resources, street harassment | on April, 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

Innovative street signs went up in Toronto, New York City and Philadelphia during International Anti-Street Harassment Week last week. Toronto (via blogTO): “A new public art project in Kensington Market kindly asks catcallers to STFU. Dubbed the The Street Talk Project, the artistic intervention involves street signs that admonish sexual harassment on Toronto streets and that […]

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New Anti-Harassment Transit Campaigns

anti-street harassment week, News stories, public harassment | on April, 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

Sexual harassment is a problem on transit systems worldwide. Women in particular face a lot of harassment (one piece of evidence is this 2014 poll of riders from 16 major transit systems in the world). More than a dozen countries even offer women-only transit options as one (band aid, short-term) solution, including in Egypt, Japan, India, Mexico, and […]

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Romania: Anti-Street Harassment Week in Bucharest

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Simona-Maria Chirciu, Bucharest, Romania, SSH Blog Correspondent We had a week full of events for International Anti-Street Harassment Week in Romania. Activists and feminists were very active in raising awareness about this problem by posting online testimonials about street harassment experiences, sharing international events, participating in flashmobs and distributing fliers. FILIA NGO and volunteers posted testimonials […]

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Washington, DC area #EndSHWeek actions

anti-street harassment week, Events, nonprofit | on April, 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

International Anti-Street Harassment Week was huge… groups in at least 40 countries took a stand. In the Washington, DC-area, where SSH is based, we were also busy five with offline actions. On April 14, we joined the Georgetown University Women’s Center in distributing information and encouraging people to write white board messages for social media […]

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