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#Tech2EndGBV Campaign

#Tech2EndGBV | A Digital Campaign to Educate Nonprofits on Technology Facilitated GBV

06 July 2020 – 06 August 2020 Technology-facilitated GBV is the action by one or more people that harms others based on their sexual or gender identity or by enforcing harmful gender norms. This action is carried out using the internet and/or mobile technology and includes stalking, bullying, sexual harassment, defamation, hate speech and exploitation. …

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The Rise Of GBV In Times Of Crisis

The Rise Of GBV In Times Of Crisis

For women, girls and the LGBTQ community that are already living in violent or abusive situations, violence tends to get worse in times of crisis. With lockdowns happening now, even beginning to think about leaving a violent place of living may seem and be impossible. @skowalski¬†(Shannon Kowalski), Director of Advocacy & Policy at IWHC recently …

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GBV in the workplace

GBV In the Workplace

Women around the globe are lopsidedly affected by gender-based violence, sexual assault and harassment in the workplace. A huge number of female professionals are compelled to work in a terror, unfriendly or humiliating working condition while experiencing different undesirable types of sexual conducts. Women are often asked for sexual favours, verbal inappropriate jokes and remarks are …

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Gender-based Violence And Domestic Violence_ What Is The Difference_

Gender-based Violence And Domestic Violence: What Is The Difference?

Sexual orientation-based violence or gender-based violence is a general term used to describe any sort of brutality that is established in misusing inconsistent force connections between genders. This can incorporate gender standards and role expectations due to situational powers as well as gender inequality. Gender-based violence can affect anybody, from an intimate relationship and family …

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What does VAW, GBV and SGBV mean?

VAW stands for VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN GBV stands for GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE SGBV stands for SEXUAL GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE These violent acts are primarily or exclusively committed against women or girls. Such violence is often considered a form of hate crime, committed against women or girls specifically because they are female. Such violence may arise from a …

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