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16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

Washington, D. C

Save the Date: December 3, 2014 - Two Events in Honor of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

Morning Session:

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.

RSVP here

Afternoon Session:

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.

RSVP here

Photo credit: ©FAO/Riccardo Gangale

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