Violence

Re:Gender Resources

  • Anti Violence Against Women Plan of Action
     Violence against women and girls is one of the most intractable and complex issues on...

  • NCRW Fact Sheet: Ending Violence Against Women--An Imperative for a Healthy Nation
    Ending violence against women should become a national imperative. Policies and laws need to be...

  • NCRW Fact Sheet: Under the Radar--Immigrant Women and Violence
    Violence against immigrant women is nearly impossible to estimate with any precision. Immigration...

  • NCRW Policy Brief: Violence
    Ending violence against women needs to become a national priority. A safe society for women and...

  • NCRW Fact Sheet: The International Violence Against Women Act
    I-VAWA would apply the force of U.S. diplomacy and provide $1 billion over five years to institute...

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Blog Posts

By Jelena Prosevski*Today, January 11th is Human Trafficking Awareness Day. Trafficking in persons is a serious human rights violation, which impacts...
By Jeannette Pai-Espinosa*Beyond the rhetoric and bluster of the campaign season there exists a frightening silent truth: girls and young women...
 *By Julie Zeilinger
By Allie Bohm*As a colleague recently reminded me, our system of government was developed not to pass laws, but to make change slowly. Take, for...

News

  • June 17, 2010

    WeNews: This week, new statistics on rising sex traffric in the United States were released, as a congressional bill on human trafficking is readied for voting. Activists continie to debate on solutions to prostitution and sex trafficking, with some...


  • June 4, 2010

    New York Times: Over the past 8 months, investigators have discovered over 15 cases of girls who were raped, threatened with violence and forced into prostitution. Pimps recruited girls at local high school and middle schools with promises of cash or...


  • March 25, 2010

    Iceland is fast becoming a world-leader in feminism. A country with a tiny population of 320,000, it is on the brink of achieving what many...


  • March 11, 2010

    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and First Lady Michelle Obama awarded 10 honorees with the International Women of Courage Award yesterday at the State Department.


  • The Center Works to Improve State Law and Federal Policy on International Trafficking of Women and Girls