Tag: International Violence Against Women Act
Saturday, October 11th is International Day of the Girl, and Women Thrive is working overtime to ensure that girls around the world grow up in a safer, freer world. Here are three simple things you can do to help...
A synopsis of the urgent need for Congressional action to pass the International Violence Against Women Act
Women Thrive Co-Founder and President Ritu Sharma talks about violence against women with SiriusXM's Pete Dominick
One-third of all women on the planet will experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetimes. Join Women Thrive, MTV's Tanisha Long, Haitian Activist Guerda Lexima-Constant and more for a rally to turn the spotlight on the need for U.S. action to end gender-based violence against women and girls.
Women Thrive walks you through this important U.S. legislation to reduce violence against women and girls around the world.
WASHINGTON, DC—Early this morning, a 30-year-old American woman was gang-raped in the northern resort town of Manali, Himachal Pradesh, India. Following is a statement by Elise Young, Vice President of Policy and Government Relations, on the incident: