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2014 IVAWA Summary

Posted on 10.01.14
Type of Content: Resource

A synopsis of the urgent need for Congressional action to pass the International Violence Against Women Act

Ritu Sharma Talks Violence Against Women

Posted on 03.11.14
Type of Content: News Story

Women Thrive Co-Founder and President Ritu Sharma talks about violence against women with SiriusXM's Pete Dominick

IVAWA_NGO supporters

Posted on 02.28.14
Type of Content: Resource

Three Things to Know about the International Violence Against Women Act

Posted on 11.20.13
Type of Content: Blog Post

Women Thrive walks you through this important U.S. legislation to reduce violence against women and girls around the world.

Women Thrive Analysis: White House Strategy vs. IVAWA

Posted on 09.05.12
Type of Content: Resource

On August 10, the White House released a strategy to prevent and respond to all forms of violence against women and girls around the world. Read Women Thrive's analysis of the "U.S. Strategy to Prevent and Respond to Gender-based Violence" and how it compares to the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA).

International Women's Day 2012

Posted on 07.25.12
Type of Content: Events

On March 1, 2012, Women Thrive hosted its 4th Annual International Women's Day Breakfast on Capitol Hill.  Find speaker info, photos, video and media hits from the event here.

New Bill Pushes Comprehensive U.S. Action on Global Violence Against Women

Posted on 06.07.12
Type of Content: Press Release

Women Thrive Worldwide welcomes the introduction in the U.S. House of Representatives of the International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA/HR 5905), which puts the weight of U.S. foreign policy and international assistance behind ending the global epidemic of gender-based violence, which is estimated to affect one in three women and girls worldwide.

Actor and Activist Maria Bello Talks about Women Thrive's Event on CNN

Posted on 03.01.12
Type of Content: News Story

Actor and Haiti activist Maria Bello appeared on CNN to talk about Women Thrive Worldwide's International Women's Day breakfast, her non-profit, and how Americans can take action to reduce violence against women around the world.

CCholai on Domestic Violence

Posted on 12.08.10
Type of Content: Blog Post

On December 8, 2010 a woman from Papua New Guinea submitted the following letter to the Obama administration in support of the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA).

Sapna Shahani on Domestic Abuse

Posted on 12.07.10
Type of Content: Blog Post

On December 7, 2010 Sapna Shahani of India submitted the following letter to the Obama administration in support of the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA).

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