It is unacceptable in the 21st century that women and girls continue to be abused, harassed, raped, mutilated or forced into marriage.
HR/VP Josep Borrell and European Commission
Stop gender-based violence
25 November marks the International Day for the elimination of Violence against Women, when we #OrangeTheWorld to show our solidarity towards victims and survivors, and we kick off the 16 days of activism to end gender-based violence. It is also the 2nd anniversary of the EU’s Gender Action Plan III (GAP III).
16 days of activism by EU Delegations across the globe
16 days of activism by EU Missions around the world