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OBR Africa Regional Coordinator Colani Hlatjwako Honored by the International Human Rights Law Society - One Billion Rising Revolution
Congratulations to #1BillionRising's Africa Regional Coordinator Colani Hlatjwako and the Women and Law in Southern Africa-Swaziland for being becognized by the International Human Rights Law Society (IHRLS) at Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School for working to protect the rights of women and girl in Swaziland. #Rise4Revolution
Congratulations to the incredible founder of Courageous Girls and #1BillionRising activist Silvia Vasquez-Lavado, who summited just Mount Everest! She is the first Peruvian woman to ever to do so! We are sending her and her team V-love & RISING love. Read more about her incredible journey: http://trib.in/20aYlF6
Incredible photos from Jogjakarta, Indonesia where 200 activists "denoted their solidarity by joining Rally V-Dance, and declared a shared-commitment on eliminating sexual violence against women." Organizers with One Billion Rising Jogja presented the "Listen! Act! Rise!" call through theatrical acts which urged society to build support systems for survivors by forming support groups, and providing counseling and advocacy. The event is followed by a V-Discussion on the history of sexual violence in Indonesia #rise4revoluton #1billionrising


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Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation
"El Proyecto de Violencia Doméstica de NMIC participó en un evento de One Billion Rising para denunciar la violencia contra mujeres. Juntas, bailamos a la canción “Romper las Cadenas” en la plaza!" - Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation The Domestic Violence Project NMIC participated in a One Billion Rising event to denounce violence against women. Together, they danced to "Break the Chains" in the square! #rise4revolution #1BillionRising #UnBillonDePie
"Our girls joined millions of activists in over 200 countries to rise for revolution in this year's One Billion Rising Denver 2016! One Billion Rising is a call to action based on the staggering statistic that 1 in 3 women on the planet will be beaten or raped during her lifetime. With the world population at 7 billion, this adds up to more than ONE BILLION WOMEN AND GIRLS. Girls learned the choreography to this flash mob dance at Girls Incorporated of Metro Denver and marched along Denver's 16th Street Mall to the steps of Capitol Hill this afternoon." - Girls Incorporated of Metro Denver (Photos by Carrie Webber Photography) #1BillionRising #Rise4Revolution


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RISING at the Southern African Development Community (SADC) People's Summit by Colani Hlatjwako - One Billion Rising Revolution
Earlier this week, One Billion Rising Swaziland joined Women and Law in Southern Africa – Swaziland (WLSA), the Swaziland Rural Women’s Assembly (SWRA) and the Swaziland Domestic Workers Union campaign in hosting an event at the 2016 SADC People's Summit on the socio-economic and political issues affecting women in the region. The participating women's and civil society groups resolved to join the One Billion Rising Campaign to eliminate Gender-Based Violence and strengthen partnerships and solidarity across the region. �#1BillionRising #SADCPpleSummit16
Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation
"El Proyecto de Violencia Doméstica de NMIC participó en un evento de One Billion Rising para denunciar la violencia contra mujeres. Juntas, bailamos a la canción “Romper las Cadenas” en la plaza!" - Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation The Domestic Violence Project NMIC participated in a One Billion Rising event to denounce violence against women. Together, we dance to the song "Break the Chain" in the square! #1BillionRising #rise4revolution #UnBillóndePie
2017 Campaign Announced! 1 in 3 women across the planet will be beaten or raped during her lifetime. That’s ONE BILLION WOMEN AND GIRLS. Every February through March 8th, Risings take place in hundreds of countries across the world and within local communities. THIS YEAR, WE ARE RISING IN SOLIDARITY AGAINST THE EXPLOITATION OF WOMEN. Join Us! Rise, Disrupt, Connect! www.onebillionrising.org #1BillionRising #RiseInSolidarity
Activists with ENTRE RODAS&BATOM in São Paulo shared their One Billion Rising 2016 video #rise4revolution
One Billion Rising - Entre Rodas e Batom 2016 "Vídeo de 1 minuto por "1 Bilhão Que Se Ergue!" para eliminar a violência contra a mulher" assista e compartilhem! Assim podemos mudar o mundo! “O bater de asas de uma borboleta no Brasil pode desencadear um tornado no Texas”. Nós estamos "batendo nossas asas" com certeza que este "tornado" do bem e da conscientização atinja muitos outros lugares. Entre Rodas & Batom em parceria com diversos movimentos de mulheres, marcaram a presença do Brasil, no Movimento Mundial "One Billion Risilig: Revolution - Listen! Act! Rise!" #1BillionRising #Rise4Revolution #ERBatom #ACasadaJoana #MulheresContraViolênciaDoméstica #PolíticaparaMulheres #
Isatou Touray, #1BillionRising Global Coordinator for The Gambia, featured in AWID's article: "12 activists who will make you hopeful for feminist futures without fundamentalisms." Read the story: http://www.forum.awid.org/forum16/posts/12-activists-who-will-make-you-hopeful-feminist-futures-without-fundamentalisms
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"El Proyecto de Violencia Doméstica de NMIC participó en un evento de One Billion Rising para denunciar la violencia contra mujeres. Juntas, bailamos a la canción “Romper las Cadenas” en la plaza!" - Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation The Domestic Violence Project NMIC participated in a One Billion Rising event to denounce violence against women. Together, they danced to "Break the Chains" in the square! #rise4revolution #1BillionRising #UnBillonDePie
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