Save the Date: December 3, 2014 - Two Events in Honor of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence
US Launch of The Lancet Edition Dedicated to Violence Against Women and Girls
The Global Women's Institute (GWI) at The George Washington University, in collaboration with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and the World Health Organization, invite you to the US launch of a special edition of The Lancet. This issue comprises five papers on violence against women and girls (VAWG), covering the evidence base on prevention, health sector response, lessons learned, and a call to action:
Wednesday December 3, 10:00 a.m.
Jack Morton Auditorium, The George Washington University
805 21st St. NW, Washington, DC
Light lunch to follow at 12 p.m.
Global Launch of a Multisectoral Violence Against Women and Girls Resource Guide
The World Bank Group, Inter-American Development Bank, and GWI at The George Washington University invite you to the global launch of a new resource guide for integrating VAWG prevention and response across a range of development sectors:
Wednesday, December 3, 2:00 p.m.
The World Bank Group, Room J B 1-080
Reception to follow at 4 p.m.
Photo credit: ©FAO/Riccardo Gangale