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ACDemocracia: Advocating for services and legislation to protect survivors in Ecuador

Monday, May 14, 2018

ACDemocracia, a grantee of the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women, works in 10 districts in Ecuador to address gaps in service delivery and to guarantee women’s access to justice within the project titled, “Integral intervention to guarantee access to justice for women survivors of violence”. More

Speaking Up | Gabriela reflects on overcoming verbal and physical abuse

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Gabriela* and her son faced years of abuse from her former partner. When she fell into depression and needed support, she received a visit from Viviana, a lawyer at the Women’s Justice Initiative. The Women’s Justice Initiative is a grantee of the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women in Guatemala. *Name changed to protect the identity of the survivor. Speaking Up is an audio series dedicated to documenting the voices of women worldwide. More

UN Trust Fund Grantee ASTRA

Thursday, February 8, 2018

The UN Trust Fund to End violence against Women grantee, Astra, works in Serbia to strengthen the support services for women survivors of trafficking. Watch this video and learn more about their work. More

MDRI-S supported by the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

The UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women is supporting a project run by MDRI-S, a not-for-profit organization that advocates for the rights of women with mental disabilities, with a small grant. MDRI-S is the first organization in Serbia bringing the lives and narratives of women with mental disabilities living in custodial institutions to the attention of the public. See more at untf.unwomen.org More

In Brazil, one women is killed every 2 hours

Friday, February 17, 2017

Sueny Dos Santos Nogueira is a Brazilian activist fighting to end violence against women in her community near Rio de Janeiro. Nogueira is one of the participants of a programme by Casa da Mulher Trabalhadora (CAMTRA – the “House of Women Workers”) supported by the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women (managed by UN Women). Donate to end violence against women and girls at donate.unwomen.org More

Changing the game for girls in South Africa

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Can soccer save a young woman's life? South Africa endures one of the world's most severe HIV epidemics, with new infections disproportionately affecting women and girls. In South Africa, young women aged 15-24, have HIV infection rates three times as high as in young men. Grassroot Soccer uses soccer to educate and inspire South African girls to overcome their greatest health challenges, live healthier, more productive lives, and be agents for change in their communities. The programme's... More

UNTF Newspaper promo HD

Friday, June 17, 2016

20 years of grant-making by the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women More

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